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Tips to Start Your AP Class on the Right Foot

Tips to Start Your AP Class on the Right Foot

Start your AP level classes ahead of the game by following these helpful pointers.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 4, 2015
Don't Forget to Do These 3 Things Your Senior Year!

Don't Forget to Do These 3 Things Your Senior Year!

High school seniors: you simply must remember to complete these tasks this year!

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 4, 2015
2015 – 2016 SAT and ACT Test Dates: Are You Registered?

2015 – 2016 SAT and ACT Test Dates: Are You Registered?

Check out the 2015 - 2016 SAT and ACT test dates.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 3, 2015
Early Decision Commitment: 5 Signs that You’re Not Ready

Early Decision Commitment: 5 Signs that You’re Not Ready

Are you read to apply early decision? Here are five signs that you're not.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 31, 2015
What is Early Decision/Early Action?

What is Early Decision/Early Action?

Before you apply for early decision, make sure you've made the right decision.

By Roxana Hadad and Tavia Evans
Published July 31, 2015
What Colleges Want

What Colleges Want

College admissions officers are forced to go through piles of mundane applications, so let yours reflect your individuality and you'll shine.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 24, 2015
Find Your Perfect SAT/ACT Test Prep Match

Find Your Perfect SAT/ACT Test Prep Match

It’s not as difficult as it sounds; you just need to find the right studying strategy.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 23, 2015
Your College Admissions Options

Your College Admissions Options

Did you know there are four types of college admissions options for students? The earlier you educate yourself on these options, the better! That way, when the time comes, all options will be available to you.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 23, 2015
College Planning for High School Seniors

College Planning for High School Seniors

Senior year is easily the most overwhelming for high school students but staying organized will guarantee a solid finish.

Fastweb Staff
Published July 23, 2015
College Planning for Rising Seniors

College Planning for Rising Seniors

It's important to remember that the sooner you begin mapping out your own individualized plan for the college admissions process, the sooner you'll be on your way to college success!

Fastweb Staff
Published July 23, 2015
August Checklist for High School Juniors

August Checklist for High School Juniors

The more organized you are in your studies and the college preparation process, the more you’ll be able to enjoy every moment with your friends.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 23, 2015
August Checklist for High School Seniors

August Checklist for High School Seniors

Vow to stay organized and on top of everything you need to do so that you can do the things you want to do.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 23, 2015
Dressing for Success

Dressing for Success

Remember, it's always better to overdress than underdress!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 8, 2015
Simplify the Admissions Process

Simplify the Admissions Process

You have two choices: the easy way or the hard way. Why not make things easier on yourself with these four steps?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
Understanding the Early Decision Debate

Understanding the Early Decision Debate

Asking for a college commitment so early in the senior year may rush a decision when a student does not have all the information needed to make an informed decision.

By Bridget Kulla
Published July 5, 2015
Are For-Profit Colleges in Danger Under Gainful Employment Rule?

Are For-Profit Colleges in Danger Under Gainful Employment Rule?

New gainful employment rule holds for-profit colleges to higher standards.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 2, 2015
Gay Marriage Ruling: What Does It Mean for Christian Colleges?

Gay Marriage Ruling: What Does It Mean for Christian Colleges?

Christian colleges fear loss of their tax exempt status with gay marriage ruling.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 1, 2015
4 Signs You Shouldn't Retake the ACT/SAT

4 Signs You Shouldn't Retake the ACT/SAT

Sometimes, submitting your original score may be preferable to retaking the ACT/SAT.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 1, 2015
Your Guide to a Stress-Free College Application Season

Your Guide to a Stress-Free College Application Season

By taking a few simple actions, you can greatly reduce your stress this coming college application season.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 1, 2015
How Early Should I Begin ACT/SAT Prep?

How Early Should I Begin ACT/SAT Prep?

While it may be true that the early bird catches the worm, does prepping early for a standardized college entrance exam mean you’ll nab a higher score?

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 1, 2015