Tag: college admission

Now Is the Time to Start Your College Essay

President, Wow Writing Workshop

It's smart to start thinking about your college application essay as soon as possible because planning it can be harder than actually writing it. Here's some advice! read more

Video: Deciding on a College


Making that final decision on where to go to college is a big step, and it's certainly not an easy one to make. Student Vlogger Toni has some advice to help you out. read more

4 Things to Do if You're Deferred by Your Dream College

College Counselor and Tutor, Moon Prep

The feeling of being deferred stings, but that doesn't mean acceptance is completely out of your hands. Follow these tips to improve your chances of attending your dream school! read more

Video: Surviving College Applications for Performing Arts Students


Applying to specific schools like performing arts colleges can be even more stressful than traditional admission. Learn how to give it your all (and also when to give yourself a break) from our student vlogger Ashton. read more

13 Ways to Improve Your College Admission Luck

Education Writer

You have more power than you think when it comes to your college applications. Follow these tips to increase your chances of admission to your dream school! read more

13 Tips to Finish Your College Applications With Confidence

Freelance Writer

Take the stress out of finishing up your college applications with these helpful tips on what to review before hitting submit! read more

How Much Do College Applications Really Cost?


Sometimes college applications cost money--who knew? Here are some of the costs you could face before you even hit submit, plus some ways to reduce those costs. read more

Submitting Your College Applications Early: How and Why?

CollegeXpress Student Writer

College application season is a super stressful time, but you can make it a little easier by completing them early. Here are some reasons to hit the submit button ASAP. read more

How to Fill Out the Common Application

Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

Applying to college got easier with the Common Application, but the application can still be daunting. Here's a step-by-step guide to filling out the Common App. read more

10 Unusual Questions to Jump-Start Your College Search


Starting your college search can be an intimidating process, but it gets easier when you know what you're looking for. Here are 10 atypical questions to help you get started. read more