Tag: college search

4 Ways to Listen to Your Instincts During the College Search

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CollegXpress Student Writer

It can be easy to overthink the college search process. But sometimes it's as easy as just listening to that feeling in your gut when you first step on campus. read more

Mastering the Common Application: Tips and Tricks to Stand Out

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Senior Director, Collegewise

If you approach the Common Application like a form at the doctor, you're doing it wrong! Here are some ways you can stand out on this prevalent college app. read more

How to Avoid Burnout During College Application Season

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The last thing you want to do during college application season is burn out. Here are a few ways to get ahead of things so you don't feel overwhelmed. read more

Stress Management During College Application Season

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Senior year is stressful, with standardized tests, college applications, extracurriculars, and general school work. Here are some ways to keep you calm through all of it. 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

7 Things You Should Do on a Campus Visit

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're going on a campus visit anytime soon, make sure you do these seven things. read more

How to Start the College Search for Students With Disabilities

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The college search process can get even more daunting if you're a student living with a disability. Here are some ways to enhance your college search. read more

Quick Tips for Navigating College Fairs

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Before you head off to your first college fair, be sure to check out these quick tips to have the best possible experience! read more

What Are Overnight Campus Visits Really Like?

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Director of Admission, University of Mount Union

If you want to go beyond a traditional college tour or information session, why not try out an overnight visit? Here's what you need to know before you spend the night on campus. read more

First-Generation Students and the College Search

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Assistant Director of Admission, Hawaii Pacific University

Relationships are instrumental to college search success for first-generation students, and it's especially helpful to form one with your admission counselor. read more