Tag: college lists

How to Build the Perfect College List

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Whether you're an underclassman just thinking about college or a senior deciding on where to apply, these tips will help you organize your research and make your final college list. read more

How to Narrow Down Your College List

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

So many colleges, so little time to apply. Consider these tips to narrow down your choices and decide where you really want to go. read more

How to Know When Your College List Is Final

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Finalizing a list of colleges to apply to is a lot of pressure! Here's how to make sure you end up with a list you're proud of with schools that suit all your needs read more

Navigating the College Search for Atypical Majors

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The college search process is grueling for anyone, though students with specialized majors have a unique challenge. Find the program you've been looking for with these tips. read more

How to Use Lists and Rankings in Your College Search

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here's how to use college lists and rankings to your benefit when you start your college search. read more

What If I Picked the Wrong College?! (Here's What Happens...)

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Worried you picked the "wrong" college? It's a scary thought, but lots of students have it. Here's a look at what happens if you do happen to pick the wrong school... read more

B-TOWERS: How to Sell Your Parents on Out-of-State Colleges

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College should be your home away from home. But what do you do when it's home really, really far away from home? read more

Do College Rankings Matter?

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Freelance Writer

While students love seeing which schools are "the best" in a given area, do rankings reflect the real experience you'll get at a college--or the real worth of a degree from a school? read more

How I Decided Where To Apply to College

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Student, Judge Memorial Catholic High School

When it comes to applying to colleges, this student has been there, done that. Here's what she learned. read more

5 Tips for Successful College Visits

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Student, Brown University

Campus visits are one of the best ways, if not THE best way, to home in on the perfect school for you. Just be sure you know what to look for before you hit the road. read more