Tag: expert advice

Top College Essay Tips From Admission Insiders

President, Wow Writing Workshop

The college essay can help your application, or it can hurt it. You want to stand out in a good way...and these admission experts know how you can do just that. read more

Why Are Campus Visits So Important?

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Campus visits play a crucial role in finding the best-fit college for your needs. Check out what our experts have to say about why they're so important. read more

7 Big Mistakes Graduate School Applicants Should Avoid

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Grad School Enrollment Experts

Some mistakes can send your grad school applications straight to the trash. Avoid these faux pas or you'll stand out to admissions for all the wrong reasons! read more

How Do I Choose Between the SAT and the ACT?

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The SAT and ACT have many similarities as well as many differences. Here's some quick expert advice on deciding which standardized test to take. read more

My Teen Doesn't Want to Go to College: What Can I Do?

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Having your teen declare they don't want to attend college can be a difficult situation for parents who want the best for their kids. Here's how to handle it. read more

How to Make Your College Applications Stand Out

Vice President of Admission and Financial Aid, Endicott College

How can you make your college applications rise to the top of the heap? Read on for expert advice from an admission insider that helps break the process down. read more

The CollegeXpress Ultimate Guide to the College Search


This guide has everything you need to find the right college(s) for you. Learn when to start your search, how to find your perfect college match, and more! read more

The Pros and Cons of Transferring

Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions, Manhattanville College

If you are interested in transferring to another college or university, there are several pros and cons to consider before taking the leap. read more

The Hardest Admission Interview Questions

Assistant Editor, Noodle

What do you do when an admission interviewer throws you a curveball? Find out what the hardest admission interview questions are and how to answer them! read more

Securing Your Digital Life on Campus: Computer Tips for Students

Student, Concordia University Irvine

In our technological world, there are several steps you can take to maintain control over your computer, your digital data, and your digital persona. read more