Collegewise Alumni: Act Your Age?

5 Things That Don't Impress Colleges

Tackling the Common App Personal Essay

Debunking College Essay Myths

Is a Personal Struggle an Appropriate Essay Topic?

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Cracking the Supplemental Essay

Keep An Open Mind, Find the Right Colleges

Liberal Arts Colleges You Should Check Out

Building A Balanced College List

6 Tips For Picking A College

Much Wiser Now: Meet Collegewise Alumni & Counselor Noor Haddad

In the Spotlight: Collegewise Tutors

Welcome to the Family! Ivy Ed Is Now Collegewise

How To Get More Financial Aid For College

Collegewise Alumni: How My Broken Foot Made Me An English Major

Midwest Colleges & Universities You Should Consider

Parents: How Much Should You Save For College?

Much Wiser Now: Meet Collegewise Alumni & Counselor Tom Barry

5 Things To Know About Liberal Arts Colleges

Is A Summer High School Internship Right For My Student?

Your .Gif-Guide To Life Skills

Much Wiser Now: Meet Collegewise Alumni & Counselor Liz Pack

How To Deal With College Rejections

Best Questions to Ask on College Visits

Is Class Rank Really Important?

Is It Worth It?

Which Classes Should I Take?

Collegewise Alumni: Be Yourself In Your Essay

How to Get the Most Out of Your College Visits

Much Wiser Now: Meet Collegewise Alumni & Counselor Breanne Boyle

50 Ways To Spend Your Summer

Summer Stuff To Do That Counts As College Cred

3 Myths About Summer Planning

Collegewise Alumni: The Road to Empowerment

So Much Room For Activities

Much Wiser Now: Meet Collegewise Alumni & Counselor Amy Chatterjee

Get Ready for Game Day

ACT & SAT: What-To-Do-When

The SAT Subject Tests: What Are They? Do They Matter?

Collegewise Alumni: Going Out East

5 Things You Should Do One Week Before Your Big Test

SAT vs. ACT: Which One Should I Take?

If You Can't Control It, Let It Go

Who Do You Surround Yourself With?

Applying To College With A Learning Disability

Your Life In Tests

Determining Your Learning Style

How To Interact With Your College Admissions Officer

Start Early: Test Prep In Your Junior Year

"My School Counselor Doesn’t Even Know My Name!"

What’s Going Through the Mind of an Admissions Counselor?

Ideas for Your Next Meeting with Your School Counselor

How Many Will You Attend?

Smarter, Saner College Admissions Reading: Recommendations That Won't Give You More Gray Hair

Debunking Myths about Women's Colleges

Give Credit Where Credit is Due

NBC’s The Voice Shows You How to Get into the Ivy League

Want Better Grades? Try Daily Maintenance.

Someone in Your Corner

The Best Questions to Ask on College Visits

What happens to Tiger Moms' Cubs?

Keep the Collegiate Faith

Five Essay Clichés to Avoid

The Freedom of College

Three Dos and Don'ts for Campus Visits

What Colleges Say, and What Students Hear

Unfinished College Applications

When the Talk Turns Towards College

Do College Rankings Actually Matter?

Five Questions for Your College Interviewer

Three Tips for Acing Your College Interview

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Inside the UC App

One Story, Three Essays

Feeling Lonely in College? You're Not Alone.


Cracking the Supplemental Essay

Who Should Edit My College Essay?

Is Your College Essay Ready to Submit?

Q&A: Community Service and College Admissions

Early Action v. Early Decision

Q&A: Subject Tests “recommended”?

Welcome to Collegewise (on YouTube)!

Inside the Admissions Office at Tufts, NYU, and Georgia Tech

When to Send Test Scores

Q&A: How many colleges to apply to?

So Much Room for Activities

Building a Balanced College List

Standing out Starts at Home

What Happens to Valedictorians?

Are some SAT/ACT dates harder than others?

How NOT to Start Your College Essay

Politics in College Essays?

What If Your School Limits APs?

Five Ways You Can Still Improve Your Admissions Chances

Should Parents or Kids Pay for College?

The 10-4 Customer Service Rule

Advice for Bad Test-Takers

Do You Have the Discipline for More Sleep?

Five Things that Don't Impress Colleges

Is a Personal Struggle an Appropriate Essay Topic?