Tag: applying to colleges

How to Know When Your College List Is Final

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Finalizing a list of colleges to apply to is a lot of pressure! Here's how to make sure you end up with a list you're proud of with schools that suit all your needs read more

4 Things to Keep in Mind When Applying to College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Remember these four things before you send in your college applications. read more

Top Tips for Dealing With College Search Stress

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Missouri

Here are some tricks I learned during my college admission process that help make things a little less stressful. read more

4 Summer Activities That Will Impress Colleges

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Summer isn't all about getting ready for college...but it is a great time for that! And you can fit that stuff in around having fun and relaxing too. read more

4 Universal Truths About Senior Year of High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Whether you're a high school senior about to graduate or a junior psyched/terrified about what's to come, you will relate to these truths about senior year. read more

Taking My Time in the College Search

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Student, iSchool High

Leah is just starting her junior year of high school, but she's had college on her mind for a while now... read more

The Right College Fit

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Director of Admissions, Mercyhurst College

You're in the midst of one of your most important decisions--where you'll attend college. Indeed, the college search process may appear quite daunting right about now. But, hopefully, by the end of this article, your fears (or anxiety or whatever you're feeling right now) will be alleviated, and you'll have a better sense of the entire process. read more

What is a Common Application Supplement?

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Although high school students always wish that the process was easier, the nice thing about the Supplement is that it allows the applicant to showcase more of what makes them a good fit for the school. read more

Get A Head Start On The Future at an Institute Of Technology

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"Which college do you think I'd like?" asked my neighbor the other day. He's good at math, likes history, and thinks he wants to study engineering. He also plays soccer and trumpet and volunteers in the community. What he wants most from college is to study in an exciting environment that will prepare him for his future--wherever it may lead. read more