Tag: admission advice

How Should I Prepare for My Admission Interview?

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Being interviewed can be difficult at first, but it gets easier the more you practice. Check out this expert advice for your admission interviews. read more

Don't Use Your English Paper as a College Essay

President, Wow Writing Workshop

Many students send college application essays that were written for an English class. Most earned A's, but they're not often college app ready. Here's why! read more

Should I Ace Easy Classes or Push Myself in Hard Ones?

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Is it smarter to take easy classes to boost your GPA or challenge yourself but risk lower grades in harder classes? Our experts have the answer! read more

Good, Bad, and Unnecessary Application Advice

Site Editor, TechTarget

You'll hear a lot of advice during the college application process, but it won't be all good advice! Here's what you should listen to and what you can ignore. read more

Why Are Campus Visits So Important?

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Campus visits play a crucial role in finding the best-fit college for your needs. Check out what our experts have to say about why they're so important. read more

Navigating College Search and Application Advice

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Everyone has advice for getting into college, but is it all great? Read on for a simple guide on how to get the best college advice. read more

The Ultimate Guide to College Admission Questions

Freelance Writer

Admission counselors are some of the most helpful people along the college process. Ask these questions to optimize your interactions with them. read more

What Really Matters in Your College Search

Senior Vice President for Enrollment and Institutional Planning, Drew University

What really matters in your college search? Hint: it's not about applying to "brand-name" schools. Learn the secret to finding your perfect-fit college here! read more

When Should I Start Thinking About College?

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The experts weigh in on when high school student should start thinking about college (and when to begin their college search!). read more

How Do I Choose Between the SAT and the ACT?

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The SAT and ACT have many similarities as well as many differences. Here's some quick expert advice on deciding which standardized test to take. read more