Tag: college counselor

Ivy League Alternatives: Students Can Reach for the Stars with their Feet on the Ground

Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

In the course of your career as a college counselor, you have no doubt encountered ambitious students with their sights set exclusively on attending Ivy League universities. As you know, these desirable eight schools are notoriously exclusive, to the extent that even highly qualified applicants are routinely denied admission. read more

Registering to Take the SAT

Director of Business Development, Triumph College Admissions (TCA)

Gone are the days of registering for the SAT by visiting your guidance counselor. This is good in that it allows you to take on a certain responsibility for your future, but it can be detrimental if you make decisions like this in a vacuum. read more

Why You Need to Be Friends With Your High School Counselor


A counselor can be a high school student's best friend. They are usually excellent sources of college info and tailored advice! read more

Top 5 Tasks Juniors Need to Do Now

Founder and CEO, IvyWise, LLC

Are you a junior in high school? Check this college search to-do list to make sure you're on track. read more