Top Questions to Ask College Admission Representatives

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Freelance Writer

You'll probably see all the same admissions representatives at all your regional events. Here are some questions to ask when you see them. read more

What Really Matters in Your College Search

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Senior Vice President for Enrollment and Institutional Planning, Drew University

Advice from an admission insider to help you discern what you truly want and need out of your college of choice. read more

Can I study science at a liberal arts college?

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Yes, nearly every liberal arts college will offer some majors in science disciplines and many offer interdisciplinary programs like biochemistry, neuroscience and/or environmental studies. Along with the science, you get a well-rounded exposure to other disciplines. read more

When should I start thinking about colleges?

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How about right now? You don't have to make a choice, but begin thinking about things like what you want to study, where you would like to go, and what would be important about a college. read more

How do I choose between the SAT and the ACT?

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You should take the test that fits best with your learning and test-taking style. read more

5 Critical Reminders Before Sending in Your Graduate School Applications

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Author, Enrollment Expert

With many of this year's grad school application deadlines right around the corner, it's time for some last-minute admission tips and reminders. read more

(Brilliant!) College Admission Advice From Georgia Southern University

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Director, Office of Admissions, Georgia Southern University

We hope this admission advice (right from the source!) is helpful to you and your family as you navigate this stressful and confusing time! read more

How to Write a Great College Application Essay

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Vice President of Enrollment Management, Butler University

You already know how to write an academic essay. Now, forget all that, because learning how to write the college application essay is different. read more

Top 10 College Admission Mistakes

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Dean of Admissions, Saint Mary's College of California

College admission reps have seen it all, from inspiring personal essays to disappointing (and all too common) application mistakes. Lucky for you, one of those same admission VIPs is here to warn you of which mistakes to avoid on your college applications! read more

The Pros and Cons of Transferring

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Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions, Manhattanville College

If you are interested in transferring to another college or university, there are several pros and cons to consider before taking the leap. read more