Tag: finding a college

5 Easy Ways to Start Your College Search

Freelance Writer

Finding the perfect college may not be easy, but starting the college search doesn't have to be hard. Here are five easy ways to get started! read more

7 Ways to Narrow Down Your List of College Choices

Chief Content Officer, Colleges of Distinction

Choosing a college can be overwhelming, but these tips will help you narrow your search and figure out exactly where you want to go. read more

Campus Visits: Your College Search Secret Weapon

Vice President and Dean of Admission & Financial Aid, Reed College

How do you narrow the list of 4,000 schools down to a few that you want to explore further? The college visit is your secret weapon. Find out why! read more

The Facts You Need to Find Out About Colleges

CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's September. You're a high school senior. And your dream college ain't gonna find itself. read more

How to Navigate the College Search, Step-by-Step


The college search journey can be intimidating, but when you break it down into easy steps, you'll find the process more enjoyable and rewarding. read more

Picking a College as a Homeschooler

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

Quiz: What Kind of College Town is Right for You?

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

CollegeXpress Student Writer

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

7 Steps to Finding Your US University

International Admissions, Boston University

American universities are as diverse as the many countries of the world. So how can you know if you'll feel at home at a school halfway around the globe? Going through these steps is a good way to start! read more

College Search Advice From an Admission Insider

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

Not sure how to navigate the college search? Here's an insider's view of college admission and financial aid, plus strategies to make your process successful. read more