Curing the Essay Blues

Curing the Essay Blues

By Mary Pat St. Jean  Attention rising seniors, summer is the perfect time to work on your essay! Also known as your personal statement, the essay is an opportunity for college admissions officers to get to know you and distinguish you from other applicants. It may...
Explore Campus Without Being There

Explore Campus Without Being There

by Cathy Copeland Titus, Strategies For College Typically, touring US colleges and universities happens over three seasons: high school fall and spring breaks and summer vacations are viewed by many families as prime time to explore campuses. This year, many of you...
What’s Your Plan?

What’s Your Plan?

by Todd Fothergill, Founder One lesson I’ve seen play out over the past 30 years is this:  If you don’t have a plan for college admissions and funding, the government and the colleges have one for you – and it’s going to be stressful,...