Tag: ask the experts

How Do Colleges and Universities Track Student Interest?


How does a school know you're interested in them? You have to demonstrate your interest, and our experts know exactly how you can do that. Find out now! read more

How Do I Help Students Brainstorm College Essay Ideas?


When it comes to brainstorming admission essay topics, you should keep it simple. Check out these exercises that can help counselors and students work together! read more

Should I Avoid Cliches in My College Admission Essay?


Is it okay to use a cliche in your college application essay? The answer might surprise you. Read our expert's advice here! read more

What Are Common Application Mistakes Students Should Avoid?


Students often worry about a mistake on their college application affecting their admission. Here are common things to look out for that our experts suggest. read more

What's the Best Advice for Writing a College Essay?


There's a lot of advice on how to write the college application essay, but you need to be careful who you listen to. Find out the best (and worst) tips here! read more

How Will COVID-19 Impact the College Admission Process?


The question of the year: How is COVID-19 going to change...? Fill in the blank. Luckily, our experts have answers to how it's changing college admission. read more

What Questions Should I Ask the Student Disabilities Office?

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When it comes to advocating for yourself in college, you want to ask Disability Services the right questions. Here's what our expert recommends. read more

How Should I Talk to Colleges as a High School Student?

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Striking the right tone in your communication with colleges is important. Learn how to do just that with this expert advice! read more

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

Should I Disclose My Learning Disability on College Apps?

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Disclosing your learning disability to colleges can be a hard step to take when you don't want to be defined by it. Here's why experts say it's a good idea. read more