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Five Common College Interview Questions & How to Answer Them

Five Common College Interview Questions & How to Answer Them

A college admissions interview doesn’t have to be a nerve-wracking experience. You’ll make the best impression if you’re relaxed. Get comfortable with some typical interview questions before you sit down for ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published May 20, 2016
June Checklist for Parents

June Checklist for Parents

Encourage your student to keep next semester in mind with this June checklist.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 19, 2016
June Checklist for Soon-to-Be High School Seniors

June Checklist for Soon-to-Be High School Seniors

It’s June, which means that school is finally out for the summer!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 19, 2016
June Checklist for Soon-to-Be College Freshmen

June Checklist for Soon-to-Be College Freshmen

It’s June, which means that school is finally out for the summer!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 19, 2016
Public or Private College? Weigh the Pros & Cons

Public or Private College? Weigh the Pros & Cons

At the end of the day, it’s wise to determine your main priorities and examine all schools you’re interested in, public and private, to see which best match what you’re looking for in your college experience.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2016
Finding a College That Suits Your Personality

Finding a College That Suits Your Personality

Find a college that's best suited to who you are because that's where you're most likely to thrive!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 14, 2016
300+ Colleges Still Have Openings for Fall 2016

300+ Colleges Still Have Openings for Fall 2016

Great news! There’s admissions space, financial aid and housing still available at more than 300 public and private colleges.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 9, 2016
Gigantic Awards for Grad Students

Gigantic Awards for Grad Students

This list of awards for grad students has amounts that just may make your jaw drop!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 8, 2016
The Latest & Greatest Scholarships for Grad Students

The Latest & Greatest Scholarships for Grad Students

Who says you’re too old to get an award? Certainly, not us!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 5, 2016
The Best College in Every State

The Best College in Every State

Which school ranked top in your state?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 5, 2016
Important Things to Remember About Your AP Exams

Important Things to Remember About Your AP Exams

Consider these last minute items to bear in mind when preparing for your AP exams.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published May 3, 2016
The Controversy of Remedial College Courses

The Controversy of Remedial College Courses

Study finds remedial college courses cost families $1.5 billion annually.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 22, 2016
4 Test-Taking Tips to Get You Through Finals Week

4 Test-Taking Tips to Get You Through Finals Week

Get it together on finals day with these test-taking tips.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 20, 2016
Overcoming Test Prep Stress and Anxiety

Overcoming Test Prep Stress and Anxiety

It's inevitable that final exams will stress you out -- learn how to deal with it.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 20, 2016
Top 10 Most Intense Colleges in America: 2016

Top 10 Most Intense Colleges in America: 2016

For students attending these colleges, working hard and playing hard go hand-in-hand.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 18, 2016
May Checklist for High School Juniors

May Checklist for High School Juniors

Rising seniors, here's an action plan you can focus on in May.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
May Checklist for High School Seniors

May Checklist for High School Seniors

Soon-to-be college freshman, there's plenty to focus on accomplishing this May!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
May Checklist for Parents

May Checklist for Parents

There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
Summer Reading Tips for High School Students

Summer Reading Tips for High School Students

You can stay on top of your summer reading list without feeling burdened or overwhelmed.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published April 12, 2016
Help Your Student Find a Summer Job

Help Your Student Find a Summer Job

You know you can help – but how much is too much?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016