Tag: summer programs

5 Tips for Summer Courses to Avoid Ruining Your Break

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Summer courses may not sound like the most enticing idea, but with these tips, you can get ahead of your education while still having a fantastic summer break. read more

Why I Chose to Major in English

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Fairmont State University

Thinking about studying English in college? See why one student chose to pursue this major. read more

How to Make Your Summers Before College Count

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're really trying to get into a good college, utilizing your summers is crucially important. Here's how you can make them count! read more

Do Summer Activities Matter in College Admission?

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Admission counselors love to hear about your summer activities, but you need to know how to include them on your application. Learn more now! read more

How Does a Summer Program Affect the College Search?

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Director of College Counseling for Collegewise of Millburn; Program Manager for Recruitment, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

When college admission officers are evaluating your application, one of the characteristics they look for in you is initiative and another is love of learning. read more

Can I Get Aid to Pay for Pre-College Program Tuition?

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There are a number of ways to get financial aid and/or scholarships to help cover the cost of attending a pre-college program. Learn more here! read more

What's the Pre-College Summer Program Application Process Like?

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Some summer programs require an application many months in advance. Some only require registration. Find out more on CX now! read more

Where Famous People Went to Summer Camp

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Worried about getting bored this summer? So were these guys. Instead, these famous people went to summer camp! read more

Why High School Students Should Do Summer Programs

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Summer programs can do a lot for high school students. From making friends to finding inspiration, they offer more benefits than you might think! read more

Common Questions About Pre-College Programs

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Interested in a summer pre-college program? Read on to find out exactly what these programs are, how to find one you like, and their benefits. read more