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How to Turn Your Summer into a Personal Statement

How to Turn Your Summer into a Personal Statement

Even if you spent your summer babysitting ...
Basic Guide to the Common App

Basic Guide to the Common App

Let’s get started filling out the basic information on your Common Application ...
Your Strongest Possible College App

Your Strongest Possible College App

A guide to putting together your strongest possible college application ...
How to Visit a College Campus

How to Visit a College Campus

A successful college visit will leave you with a much better sense of whether the school is a good fit ...
How to Go Back to School after Working

How to Go Back to School after Working

So you’re returning to school after several years in the workforce? First, congratulations for investing in yourself! Second, we hope ...
How to Manage Your Time as a Busy Student

How to Manage Your Time as a Busy Student

A guide to time management for overwhelmed high school students ...
Summer Fun with Physics

Summer Fun with Physics

How to teach kids basic physics with a bubble pool ...
10 Things Top High Schoolers Know

10 Things Top High Schoolers Know

The top ten skills we see in successful high schoolers ...
Testing Accommodations, Part 2

Testing Accommodations, Part 2

The importance of an aptitude test and how it can help in obtaining test accommodations ...
So, You're on the Wait-List. Now What?

So, You’re on the Wait-List. Now What?

Do's and Don't's from a former Ivy League admissions officer ...