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Top Universities that Pull Students from the Wait List

Top Universities that Pull Students from the Wait List

Will you get off of the wait list? Find out.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 28, 2017
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 24, 2017
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 April 17, 2017
3 Don’ts for Parents during the College Application Process

3 Don’ts for Parents during the College Application Process

What's your role during the college admissions season?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 11, 2017
3 Ways to Help Prepare Your Teen for College

3 Ways to Help Prepare Your Teen for College

Setting expecations, boundaries and commitments in college.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 11, 2017
Plan Ahead: Help Your Teen with Accomplishments on the College App

Plan Ahead: Help Your Teen with Accomplishments on the College App

The pros of creating a "brag sheet" for your child.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 10, 2017
Summer SAT/ACT Prep You Can Do at the Beach

Summer SAT/ACT Prep You Can Do at the Beach

Check out this summertime test prep you can do at the beach.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 8, 2017
Gifts for the Graduate

Gifts for the Graduate

Your grad is off to college - give them something that they can use during their journey.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 4, 2017
America’s Best Graduate Schools

America’s Best Graduate Schools

Find out which grad schools are the best of the best.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 3, 2017
Summer Programs for High School Students

Summer Programs for High School Students

Make your summer count - attend a summer program!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 3, 2017
What Is the Cost of Dropping Out of College?

What Is the Cost of Dropping Out of College?

Find out how much it would cost to drop out of college.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 30, 2017
8 Things All Undocumented Students Should Know About Applying to College

8 Things All Undocumented Students Should Know About Applying to College

No matter what your status: get ready to apply for college!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 30, 2017
What High School Seniors Should Do Right Now

What High School Seniors Should Do Right Now

Relief is sweet and you likely want to look at your entire college admissions process as a distant memory. Not so fast!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 28, 2017
Help Your Student with Summer Plans

Help Your Student with Summer Plans

As a parent, you likely want to encourage your student to get the most out of their time, experiences and, of course, work towards success.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 28, 2017
Building Your Brag Sheet

Building Your Brag Sheet

Including a brag sheet can help you get into the college of your dreams!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 28, 2017
How to Fail an Exam

How to Fail an Exam

Your new mantra: Reviewing answers, good. Dwelling on questions, bad.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 27, 2017
Spring 2017 Must-Dos for High School Students

Spring 2017 Must-Dos for High School Students

Whether you're a freshman or a senior, there's something you can be doing now for your college search.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 27, 2017
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 March 26, 2017
What to Do If Your Satisfactory Academic Performance Drops

What to Do If Your Satisfactory Academic Performance Drops

Find out what to do if your satisfactory academic performance drops.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 26, 2017
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 March 26, 2017
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