Tag: high school juniors

4 Ways to Help Your High School Junior Prepare for College

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Freelance Writer

Junior year is when college planning kicks into high gear. Check out these four tips to help your teen prepare for the whole process. read more

Spring College Planning Checklist for High School Juniors

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Founder, Moon Prep

The second half of junior year is the prime time to start planning for college. Here's what you should be doing to prepare for college application season during the spring of junior year and into the summer. read more

What to Do the Summer Before Senior Year of High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The summer before senior year is for relaxing, watching TV, and preparing a mind-blowing college application. And, yes, you have time for all three! read more

The 6 Most Important Things I Learned in My College Search

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Roanoke College

From helpful resources to knowing when to ignore your guidance counselor (!!!), here are six important lessons from the college search. read more

How to Prepare for Your College Search as a Junior

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Rising juniors, it's your time to shine. Junior year is tough, but preparing for your college search a year in advance will make it easier in the long run. read more

20 Helpful College Search Tips From a High School Senior

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are 20 college search tips that really helped one high school senior on her way to choosing a university. read more

Checklist for Planning Your First Campus Visits

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Planning campus visits can seem like a daunting task. But if you follow this simple checklist, you'll be in perfect shape for all your college tours. read more

WHAT?! 6 Things That Might Surprise You on Campus Visits

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Student, The High School of Performing and Visual Arts

A few unexpected campus visit scenarios... read more

Test Prep for the Guinea Pig Class of 2017: To SAT . . . or Not to SAT?

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Author, College Admission Expert, Valley Prep Tutoring Services

Big changes are coming to the SAT, and the Class of 2017 will be the first to experience. Here, a higher ed expert weighs in on the new SAT, the ACT, and which one you should consider taking. read more

High School Juniors, Remember This

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Editor-in-Chief, Carnegie Communications

Are you a high school junior? Listen up! This one's all about you -- and the hard but rewarding work in your future. read more