Tag: college search

5 Things You Need to Keep in Mind When Applying to College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

A college sophomore offers some key advice about the earlier steps of the college search and application process, plus what you need to remember after getting accepted. read more

How to Team Up With Your Teen on the College Search

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Freelance Writer

You know you want to help your child with their college search, but what can you do? Here's how you can help your student throughout this process. read more

The Best College Search Websites, Books, and Apps

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Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

Searching for colleges requires a lot of research, and it can be difficult without the right tools. Here are the top resources that make searching for colleges easier. read more

8 Advantages of Starting Your College Search Early

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Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

Senior year is a stressful time for most students. You can make it a little easier by starting your college search early in high school. Here are eight reasons why! read more

How to Make the Most Out of College Fairs

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

An important part of the college search process is going to college fairs. Take a look at these tips to get the most out of the next fair you attend. read more

Sage High School Advice From the Class of 2019

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CollegeXpress student writers and vloggers from the Class of 2019 share some parting advice for high school underclassmen! read more

How I Found My Perfect College Fit

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Florida Southern College

Finding the perfect college for you can be a struggle, but finding a school you can call home makes all the difference! Here's how Noah found his perfect-fit college. read more

4 Ways to Help Your High School Junior Prepare for College

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Freelance Writer

Junior year is when college planning kicks into high gear. Check out these four tips to help your teen prepare for the whole process. read more

5 Free College Search Apps You Need to Try

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

We do everything on our phones these days--why not search for colleges too? Check out these five free apps that can help you find your perfect college! read more

What Do You "Want" and "Need" in a College?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Part 2 of making your perfect college list! It's time to identify your "wants" and "needs" so you can narrow down your college choices even further. read more