Tag: college admissions

Why Colleges Want Ambitious and Dynamic Students

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President and Founder of College Connections

The college admission process can be overwhelmingly competitive, so it is essential for students to distinguish themselves and stress their additional activities. read more

An Update on the Supreme Court's Opinion on Affirmative Action

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Magazine Journalism Major, Boston University

The Fisher v. University of Texas case is still being seen before the Supreme Court. Here are some of the latest updates. read more

Organizing Your Applications

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Client Services, Carnegie Communications

When you start filling out your college applications, things can get a bit hectic. Here are some tips to stay organized! read more

Affirmative Action Still a Pressing Issue in College Admission

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Magazine Journalism Major, Boston University

An update on the Fisher vs. University of Texas case taking place at the Supreme Court. read more

Picking a College: It's All About Priorities

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Community Relations Specialist, University of Southern California

What are some key considerations when choosing the school you'll attend? read more

The Obama Administration Advises Colleges to Consider Race in Admission

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Magazine Journalism Major, Boston University

The Obama Administration released their opinion on college affirmative action in college admission. Learn more about the Fisher vs. University of Texas case. read more

Admission: Community College Edition

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Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Each college has different standards when it comes to being accepted. Applying to colleges can be stressful, but some schools are more lenient than others. One option for continuing your education is attending a community college close to home. read more

How to Narrow Your List of Schools

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Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Once you've figured out that long list of schools that you want to attend next year you'll probably be overwhelmed by the sheer number you have. Here are some tips for shortening that list without draining your wallet with application fees. read more

What Kind of College is Right For You?

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Broadcast Journalism Major, Boston University

There are so many different classifications of colleges. Here, our blogger discusses them all! read more

The Little-Known Organizational Secrets to Finding the Right College

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Day-Timer Spokesperson

The most important part of the college or university selection process is finding the best match. There's a way to increase your odds of making the right choice, and that's by having an organized, detailed college selection process. read more