Subscribe Here!

More expert advice

Choosing a College

College Search Tools for LGBTQ+ Students
Picture of Katie Konrad Moore
By Katie Konrad Moore
June 2, 2021 | 5 minute read

When you choose a college, you’re not just choosing your academic path. You’re choosing your friends, your social environment, and the atmosphere that surrounds you for four years....

Continue Reading

Choosing a College

What's a Good College in 2021?
Picture of Casey Near
By Casey Near
May 26, 2021 | 11 minute read

Over the last year, I’ve done a lot of reading. It became my quarantine hobby of choice. From memoir to manga to anything the local librarian recommended, I read it all.   Regardless of...

Continue Reading

College Applications

It's Too Early for a Decision on Early Decision
Picture of Arun Ponnusamy
By Arun Ponnusamy
May 19, 2021 | 4 minute read

In March of last year, when the pandemic first took hold in America, Casey—our Executive Director of College Counseling—and I spent considerable time gazing into our semi-fabled yet...

Continue Reading


The Collegewise Scholarship
Picture of Collegewise Staff
By Collegewise Staff
May 18, 2021 | 5 minute read

The Collegewise Scholarship application is now live! Whether you're a parent, guardian, educator, or student, read on for more details about the scholarship's history and purpose, and...

Continue Reading

Advice for Parents

Please Talk to Your Kids About Money
Picture of Liz Gyori
By Liz Gyori
May 12, 2021 | 5 minute read

Author’s Note: Although this post targets parents and those financially supporting students applying to college, my hope is that anyone who works with parents and students may find this...

Continue Reading

Testing/Test Prep

Test-Optional Colleges, Explained
Picture of Anita Gajula
By Anita Gajula
May 10, 2021 | 8 minute read

What’s the deal with all this new testing stuff? As we all know, COVID brought many changes to 2020, including the admissions process. Many students were not able to take the...

Continue Reading

Submit a Comment

Subscribe to Email Updates