Can I study science at a liberal arts college?

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Yes, nearly every liberal arts college will offer some majors in science disciplines and many offer interdisciplinary programs like biochemistry, neuroscience and/or environmental studies. Along with the science, you get a well-rounded exposure to other disciplines. read more

When should I start thinking about colleges?

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How about right now? You don't have to make a choice, but begin thinking about things like what you want to study, where you would like to go, and what would be important about a college. read more

The Advantages of Going to a Public College or University

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Assistant Vice President for Enrollment and Director of Admissions, University of Connecticut

Thinking about heading to a state school? Here are some good reasons why you should. 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

Navigating College Mailings: Form Letters, Brochures, and E-mails

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College Student

You no longer need to be scared of that stack of college letters and brochures! Well, except for paper cuts. read more

U.S. Graduate School Help for International Students

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Executive Director of Enrollment; Director of International Students and Scholars; Queens College, City University of New York

Are you an international student considering a graduate degree in the United States? You're in good company...and you're about to get an inside look at how to achieve your goal. read more

Picking a College as a Homeschooler

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College Student

The college search process can seem intimidating at first, especially for us homeschoolers. How can you figure out which college is your future home away from home? read more

What Kind of College Town is Right for You? Take the Quiz!

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Director of Public Relations, Northeastern Illinois University

Should you go urban or rural? Far from home or nearby? There are lots of factors to consider. This advice and quiz might help you figure things out. read more

Perks of Searching Like a Wallflower

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Student, Fairhaven High School

Those Perks of Being a Wallflower apply to your college search too. Who knew? read more

Navigating the College Search Process

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Vice President and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, Colby College

For some students, the college search process is an intensely personal and exciting journey. For others, it's a source of nervousness and frustration. But for most students, it's all of the above. read more