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How to Build a College List

Selecting a college is one of the biggest steps you will take in your young adult life. It is an important decision that requires thoughtful attention and time. Take the time to visit each school and get a feel for the campus. There is so much to be learned from...
How to Make your Final Decision

How to Make your Final Decision

Here are four guiding points to help you make your final decision about where to attend college: 1. At this point, don’t overthink it. Close your eyes; which college immediately pops into your head? You have likely done copious amounts of research, visited...

The Common Application Opens Tomorrow!

What does this mean for you? You can officially start filling out your college applications. You may have started the process when the Common Application released their prompts in January, but now you will have access to the school-specific sections and writing...

10% Increase in University of Michigan Freshman Applications

10% Increase in University of Michigan Freshman Applications The 2017-2018 application year marks the 12th consecutive period during which freshman applications to Michigan have increased year-over-year. Additionally, this year, Michigan was once again ranked the top...

Make your Summer Count

Don’t have any summer plans lined up yet? No problem. Here are a few ways that you can have a productive summer: Get a part-time job. You might think that working part-time at a country club or Panera is not meaningful experience. Quite the opposite. Reframe your...
Waitlisted? Don’t Sit Around and Wait

Waitlisted? Don’t Sit Around and Wait

Waitlisted? This means that a school has deemed you eligible for admission but does not (currently) have space to admit you. Your chance of being admitted still exists, so don’t just sit around and wait. Take action to increase your chances! 1. Accept your...