5 Easy Ways to Trim Your College Application Essay

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

It's important to stick to the given word count for your college application essays. If you're having trouble doing that, follow these tips! read more

6 Simple But Effective Tips for Writing Your College Admission Essay

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Founder, First Choice College

Write a college essay that stands out and gets you in with these six writing tips. read more

College Application Proofreading Tips from an Editor-in-Chief

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Editor-in-Chief, Carnegie Communications

Grab a red pen and get ready to whip your college application into shape. read more

Writing and Editing Tips for Counselors

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Among the many tasks of a college counselor are those of reviewing students' essays and writing letters of recommendation. Here are a few grammar tips and tricks to help you with both. read more

Must-Have Skills for Science Majors Part 1

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Scholarship Search Strategist, College Prep Ready

In looking back over my time as a Biology major, I spent the majority of my time writing and conducting research projects. Having writing and researching skills comes with the territory of wanting to work in the science field. Every day, I use those skills in my current position which has helped me to develop my skills more and be more successful. I have included a few pointers for you below. read more