Tag: find a college

The Advantages of Going to a Public College or University

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

Surviving Your College Search: A 5-Step Plan

CollegeXpress Student Writer

In the college search, everyone says "the world is your oyster!" But what do you do when the oyster feels more like a blue whale? read more

The College Search: An Open-Book Exam

Dean of Admissions, Bucknell University

The college search is like an open-book exam, and there are only five questions on it. Find out what they are now! read more

Starting Your U.S. University Adventure

Assistant Director of Admission, Carnegie Mellon University

Your success as a student in America hinges on your knowledge that your university of choice is going to fulfill your expectations, from majors to student life. read more

Advice for College Freshmen


What better advice can you get about college than from students who went through it? None! Here's the best advice we've gathered for college freshman. read more

Pursuing an Arts Education

Associate Provost of Enrollment Management, The University of the Arts

There has never been a better time to pursue an arts education. U.S. colleges and universities offer many fine programs that encompass the full range of creative disciplines. read more

Narrow Down Your College Choices


So you're looking at colleges, but how do you know which is the right one for you? Here's some of our best advice for narrowing down your college options. read more

How Do I Find the Right College for Me?

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This is really the million-dollar question for college hopefuls. Read our expert advice here. read more

4 Smart Steps to Start Your College Search

Dean of Admission, Gonzaga University

Deciding where to go to college isn't easy. But even if you've dreamed of going to a certain school your whole life, not checking out your other options can only do you a disservice. read more

How to Start Your College Search


Locating the "right" college--and there is almost certainly more than one "right" college--starts and ends with you! read more