Tag: college acceptance

You Got Accepted to Your #1 College! Now What?

CollegeXpress Student Writer

You (finally) got into your dream college. Now what? Here's a to-do list to tackle after you enroll at your future college or university. read more

How to Lose Your College Acceptance

Student, Flathead High School

You made the cut, so now you're home free--right? (Spoiler: wrong) read more

College Rejection, College Acceptance: Lessons From My Admission Journey

Student, Occidental College

Everyone's college admission journey is different. For Naomi, it was a tough road. She felt the sting of college rejection . . . a few times. Here, she tells the story of how she survived it and the lessons she learned along the way. read more

What to Do When You Don't Get Accepted to Your Top-Choice School

Varsity Tutors Contributing Writer

In a perfect world, your college search will end with a big, fat envelope, signaling you've been accepted to your top school. But what if you don't get in? What next? read more

When Financial Aid is Not Enough


While applying for college and receiving acceptance letters can be exciting, reality quickly sets in as you figure out how you'll actually pay for college. read more