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Latino Students: 10 Reasons to Study Abroad

Latino Students: 10 Reasons to Study Abroad

Hispanic cultures have always had a major influence on shaping the United States, especially with increased immigration from Latin America in recent decades. Studying abroad is an amazing opportunity for you ...

Dr. Gary Rhodes
Published June 5, 2007
Accelerated Hybrid Class: A Saner Option

Accelerated Hybrid Class: A Saner Option

Why an accelerated hybrid class is a saner option for nontraditional students.

By Lisa Hardman
Published October 31, 2007
A Dream Deferred?  Aspirations and the Realities of Financing College

A Dream Deferred? Aspirations and the Realities of Financing College

Is your first choice a dream deferred? Aspirations and the realities of financing college from a student's perspective.

By Lisa Hardman
Published March 6, 2007
College Touring Tips for Parents

College Touring Tips for Parents

You envision a college degree as part of your child's future. So choosing a college where they're comfortable, happy and can be successful is important. But you're also curious if that ...

By Jennifer LeClaire
Published June 3, 2008
Senior Year Blog

Senior Year Blog

Senioritis Oct. 14, 2005 Last week I was stressed out to no end. I had to finish a six page religion essay, an English essay, and a lab report in science. ...

By Rich Coleman
Published June 5, 2009
The Unintended Stress from a Plate of Spaghetti

The Unintended Stress from a Plate of Spaghetti

A student talks about the unintended stress from a plate of spaghetti while going through the admissions process.

By Kristin Drew
Published April 21, 2009
The Legacy Factor in College Applications

The Legacy Factor in College Applications

Find out more about the legacy factor in college admissions.

By Kristin Drew
Published January 1, 2007
The Flamboyantly Orange Unisuit

The Flamboyantly Orange Unisuit

A student provides her account of how the admissions process can at sometimes be embarrassing.

By Kristin Drew
Published November 23, 2007
The Distinction Between Wanting a College and Loving a College

The Distinction Between Wanting a College and Loving a College

A student gives some wise advice on the distinction between wanting a college and loving a college.

By Kristin Drew
Published January 23, 2007
Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Historically Black Colleges and Universities

When picking out a college, you need to choose the institution that's best for you. Size, location and price are important. But for many black students graduating from high school today, ...

By Michael Pugh
Published January 22, 2016
Shrugging at the Fallen Hurdles

Shrugging at the Fallen Hurdles

A student discusses obstacles found in the admissions process.

By Kristin Drew
Published December 6, 2007
10 Things You Should Do Before Studying Abroad

10 Things You Should Do Before Studying Abroad

Studying abroad can be a fun experience and many students dream of leaving the country, but there’s more to it than getting on an airplane. Here are a few things you ...

By Kamil Zawadzki
Published September 3, 2008
Drop In On a College During Vacation

Drop In On a College During Vacation

Visiting LA for vacation? Consider stopping by UCLA's campus.

By Chris Diehl
Published June 8, 2007
Being There: Musings on Campus Visits

Being There: Musings on Campus Visits

A student shares her college visit experience.

By Ariana Finlayson
Published August 23, 2007
Up Close and Personal with Campus Tours

Up Close and Personal with Campus Tours

What to do on your college visits.

By Roxana Hadad and Tavia Evans
Published June 3, 2008
Campus Tour: Manhattan, Your Kind of College Town

Campus Tour: Manhattan, Your Kind of College Town

On this college tour, see Manhattan, your kind of college town.

By Jenny Blackman
Published March 12, 2009
Women's Colleges

Women's Colleges

Find out why a women's college could be right for you.

By Mike Pugh
Published August 15, 2014
Campus Tour: Let Your Mind Breathe in the Pacific Northwest

Campus Tour: Let Your Mind Breathe in the Pacific Northwest

Take this campus tour and let your mind breathe in the Pacific northwest.

By Jenny Blackman, ApplyWise
Published March 12, 2009
Campus Tour: Texas Pleasure Run – Saddle Up!

Campus Tour: Texas Pleasure Run – Saddle Up!

Take this campus tour on the Texas pleasure run--saddle up!

By Jenny Blackman ApplyWise
Published March 12, 2009
Returning Students: Finish Your Undergraduate Degree

Returning Students: Finish Your Undergraduate Degree

Life on a college campus is a relatively carefree time for students entering from high school. But there's a more stressful side to campus life for transfer or returning students -- ...

By Susan Aaron, The Learning Coach
Published September 3, 2008