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Planning Ahead: Timeline for a Successful Senior Year

Planning Ahead: Timeline for a Successful Senior Year

Follow this college prep timeline for a successful senior year.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published April 6, 2015
10 Resources for Attending and Succeeding in College for Lower-Income Students

10 Resources for Attending and Succeeding in College for Lower-Income Students

Don't fall behind; get ahead with these college resources.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 24, 2015
What Can I Do If I Regret Applying Early Decision?

What Can I Do If I Regret Applying Early Decision?

While students should be certain they will attend the college or university before applying Early Decision if accepted, life often gets in the way.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published March 12, 2015
Acing an AP Exam without Taking the Class

Acing an AP Exam without Taking the Class

When you can't take an AP class, the secret to a high score on the AP exam is self-discipline and ample prep.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published March 10, 2015
Choosing Between the Expensive Dream School & the Affordable Back-Up

Choosing Between the Expensive Dream School & the Affordable Back-Up

You're in quite the conundrum. What should you do?

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published March 10, 2015
Your Test Prep To Do List

Your Test Prep To Do List

Ensure you have all of your ducks in a row before the exam so you won't feel rushed or need to scramble the day of the test.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 6, 2015
Writing the Perfect Admissions Essay

Writing the Perfect Admissions Essay

Strategizing is key and some essay-writing tips can help to do so.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 3, 2015
Jobs Influencing Students Choice of Major

Jobs Influencing Students Choice of Major

Since the beginning of school students are told they can grow up to be whatever they wanted to be. While that is still the case, something is changing that is having ...

Published February 26, 2015
Choosing a Major That's Perfect for You

Choosing a Major That's Perfect for You

"What's your major?" No question causes college students so much angst. But this doesn't have to be the case. Take the right steps to select the major that fits your goals. ...

By Roxana Hadad and Kay Peterson, Ph.D.
Published February 25, 2015
Can't Decide on a Major? Not to Worry!

Can't Decide on a Major? Not to Worry!

Deciding on a major doesn't have to be stressful -- here's why.

By Dr. Uma Gupta
Published February 24, 2015
Ask an Expert: Will My Degree Get Me a Job?

Ask an Expert: Will My Degree Get Me a Job?

Many college students ask "how do you plan academics around a career?"

By Peter Vogt, Monster Career Coach
Published February 24, 2015
Making Plans to Move Majors

Making Plans to Move Majors

You’re bored in your classes. You’re not doing well. You realize that when you were a freshman, you had no idea what you were doing. All signs point to one solution: ...

By Chris Diehl
Published February 24, 2015
You've Applied. Now What?

You've Applied. Now What?

January, February and some of March aren’t just dull months in terms of weather but also in the admissions process. After months of standardized testing, campus visits and arduous applications it ...

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 21, 2015
5 Steps to Take After You Declare Your Major

5 Steps to Take After You Declare Your Major

There's more to do after you declare your college major. Learn more now.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 16, 2015
Tips to Prepare for Study Abroad

Tips to Prepare for Study Abroad

Research beforehand so you're confident as you embark on your study abroad travels.

Alison Graham
Published February 10, 2015
4 Pieces of Advice for Nervous Test-Takers

4 Pieces of Advice for Nervous Test-Takers

There are ways to help calm your nerves and overcome your test-taking fears!

By Samantha Brody, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published February 5, 2015
3 Tips to Prepare for College Level Math

3 Tips to Prepare for College Level Math

You can prepare yourself to succeed in college level math courses!

By Samantha Brody, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published February 5, 2015
Evaluating Your Study Abroad Options

Evaluating Your Study Abroad Options

The most fulfilling – and productive – experiences are those that suit a student’s budget, coursework, and goals.

By Samantha Brody, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published February 5, 2015
Top 10 Diverse Colleges in the Country

Top 10 Diverse Colleges in the Country

Choose a diverse college to further your learning experience.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 3, 2015
Advantages of Attending a Community College

Advantages of Attending a Community College

Consider this: maybe a community college is better for you.

By Bridget Kulla
Published January 22, 2015