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Grad Students Petition for Employee Status: Labor Board Reconsiders Stance

Grad Students Petition for Employee Status: Labor Board Reconsiders Stance

Graduate students are considered "students," not "employees" so they can't unionize. But, many are hoping to change this with a new petition.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 8, 2016
List Harvard on Your Resume Without Being a Genius

List Harvard on Your Resume Without Being a Genius

Put Harvard University on your resume now.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 7, 2016
4 Important Takeaways from the New SAT

4 Important Takeaways from the New SAT

Learn about the changes in the SAT design and how they should impact your SAT study routine.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published April 6, 2016
3 Ways to Get Ready for IB Exams

3 Ways to Get Ready for IB Exams

Prepare for your IB exams by following these three tips.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published April 6, 2016
What to Evaluate After Your College Visit

What to Evaluate After Your College Visit

Learn how to properly analyze your college visit experiences.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published April 6, 2016
Akintunde Ahmad: Oakland, Ivy Wonder on Applying to College

Akintunde Ahmad: Oakland, Ivy Wonder on Applying to College

Hard work pays off big for Oakland student, Akintunde.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 5, 2016
6 Steps to Take After Accepting a College Admissions Offer

6 Steps to Take After Accepting a College Admissions Offer

Kick off your college career by conquering these tasks for incoming freshman sooner than later!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 2, 2016
Gear Up for National Decision Day

Gear Up for National Decision Day

Close the college search process and celebrate on National Decision Day by making the smartest decision possible!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 31, 2016
11 College Courses You MUST Take

11 College Courses You MUST Take

Having a rudimentary understanding of certain subjects can become very useful throughout life and it is actually in your best interest to develop, at the very least, basic skills.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 30, 2016
What Can a Minor Do for You?

What Can a Minor Do for You?

Even if your major or degree pursuit does not require you to have a minor, it can be a smart to pursue beneficial to take one on to pursue one in order to provide yourself with a well-rounded education.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 30, 2016
5 Things You Shouldn’t Base College Decisions On

5 Things You Shouldn’t Base College Decisions On

Sometimes, a midst all of the advice, as great as the intentions are, you need to remember what not to consider in making your college decisions.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 30, 2016
Top 15 Mistakes to Avoid in Choosing a College

Top 15 Mistakes to Avoid in Choosing a College

Afraid of choosing the wrong college? Avoid these 15 common blunders students often make in considers their college options.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 29, 2016
April Checklist for High School Seniors

April Checklist for High School Seniors

April is an important time to focus on your future!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 29, 2016
April Checklist for High School Juniors

April Checklist for High School Juniors

Your senior year of high school is nearing and things will become chaotic quite quickly - trust us on this one.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 29, 2016
8 Ways to Get More Out of Your College Visits

8 Ways to Get More Out of Your College Visits

Go beyond the typical campus tour! Arrange to do these things to get a better idea of campus life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 14, 2016
Spring Break College Visits: Where Do I Go & What Do I Look For?

Spring Break College Visits: Where Do I Go & What Do I Look For?

Spring is the perfect time for students to visit prospective colleges and universities.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published March 14, 2016
Master These Skills Before College

Master These Skills Before College

Start learning these skills now so you can practice for the remainder of your high school career.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 14, 2016
Making College Choices Based on Aid Offers

Making College Choices Based on Aid Offers

Familiarize yourself with all of the details before making any choice based on a financial offer.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 14, 2016
How to Procure the Best College Recommendation Letters

How to Procure the Best College Recommendation Letters

Keep these important aspects in mind when going through the process of obtaining a college recommendation letter.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 11, 2016
Can Colleges Take Back Their Offers?

Can Colleges Take Back Their Offers?

It’s easy to lack motivation senior year, but don’t let it jeopardize your future!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 7, 2016