Student Contributors Articles
If you read your essays and conclude that it's your very best effort, admissions officers will likely see that, too.
How on earth can we keep ourselves motivated when the end seems so close and yet so far?
If navigated properly, these events can help tremendously to obtain necessary college information and become acquainted with new aspects of schools.
Think of minors as toppings on your college diploma ice cream sundae.
For a variety of reasons, students aren't always able to go home for the holidays. So what’s there to do during your month-long winter recess?
Small, medium or large - the size of a college should definitely factor into your decision.
The time comes when you face reality and ask yourself, “What do I want to do with my life?”
Pressure begins to mount and stress accumulates quickly but you can avoid this with some quick prep tips!
Remaining on top of your scholarship search doesn't have to be difficult – simply make a plan to navigate the process with these helpful tips.
In no roommate agreement anywhere does it state that a close and eternal friendship with your roommate is necessary.
Winter break is the perfect time for students to get organized on their schoolwork and take a deeper look into colleges and scholarships.
Different internship opportunities, sports and clubs can be seen around a large campus.
You need to use this time to make memories with all of the people you’ve missed most over the past semester.
You should be willing to tweak your resume for each position that you plan to apply for, especially if they are in radically different fields.
Find a fun way to help others and you will always be pleasantly surprised at how much it helps you in return.
Colleges absolutely love to see extracurriculars listed on your application.
Everybody wants a little space now and then just to chill, and having a regular schedule for it will keep your relationship from dying a slow death from passive-aggression and bottled-up frustration.
Though you’re excited to see everyone and you’ve missed them terribly, relatives tend to make this time a little more stressful than it needs to be.
Although the classes are harder, it is undoubtedly a big plus to be in an environment with other students that want to work as hard as you do.
The letter of recommendation is a major portion of your application, so you will want to make sure that these letters are assets.