Tag: college applications

Video: College Essay Q&A With Expert Kim Lifton

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

Writing your college application essay can be one of the most difficult parts of the college admission process. College essay expert Kim Lifton is here to help! read more

How to Boost Your Extracurriculars During COVID-19

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

How can high schoolers participate in extracurricular activities and prepare for college in the middle of a pandemic? Read advice from a real student here! read more

6 Tips for Hiring a College Consultant for Your Student

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Content Marketer, Admissionado

So you've decided to hire a college consultant to help your student in the college search. Here are six tips to help you find the right one for your student's needs. read more

11 Steps to Finalizing and Submitting Your College Apps

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Freelance Writer; Associate Dean of College Counseling, Cranbrook Kingswood School

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

The Essential Step-by-Step Guide to College Applications

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Assistant Editor & Social Media Coordinator, Carnegie Dartlet

The college application process can be stressful. But with this step-by-step guide, you can get organized and apply to colleges with ease. Check it out! read more

How to Strengthen Your College Application During COVID-19

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Founder & CEO, Julie Kim Consulting

Just because the pandemic has changed your plans doesn't mean you can't impress colleges with your application. Here's how to improve your apps from home! read more

Video: Asking for a Letter of Recommendation

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Letters of recommendation are a crucial part of the college admission process, but who and how do you ask for them? These teachers have the answer. read more

What Colleges Care About in This Time of Crisis

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Worried about gaps in your college applications due to COVID-19? This commitment letter backed by hundreds of deans should give students some peace of mind. read more

Financial Tips for Disadvantaged International Students

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Freelance Writer

University can be expensive for international students in the US. Here's how economically disadvantaged students can pay for their education. read more

Why You Should Answer the New COVID Essay Prompt

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

The Common Application is allowing students to explain how the pandemic has impacted them. Here's why and how you should write this type of college essay. read more