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15 College Coach "Turn Offs" to Avoid

15 College Coach "Turn Offs" to Avoid

College coaches are evaluating prospects during every single interaction. Whether the coach is watching film, talking to an athlete on campus or watching them deal with a loss after a high ...

By NCSA
Published June 16, 2011
Show me the Money: The Art of Negotiating for a Scholarship

Show me the Money: The Art of Negotiating for a Scholarship

In many ways, negotiating for an athletic scholarship is exactly like negotiating for just about anything. As anyone who has seen Jerry Maguire or an episode of Entourage can appreciate, successfully ...

By NCSA
Published June 16, 2011
Making the Most Out of Unofficial Visits

Making the Most Out of Unofficial Visits

Show the coach you're interested with an unofficial campus visit.

By NCSA
Published June 17, 2011
The Winner’s Path to an Athletic Scholarship

The Winner’s Path to an Athletic Scholarship

Learn how to get noticed by the coach.

By NCSA
Published June 17, 2011
President Obama Proposes Free Community College for Students

President Obama Proposes Free Community College for Students

President Obama promises free community college.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 13, 2015
Recapping Higher Education in President Obama’s State of the Union

Recapping Higher Education in President Obama’s State of the Union

President Obama delivers the State of the Union on January 20, 2015.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 21, 2015
The 2012 Presidential Candidates, In Their Own Words

The 2012 Presidential Candidates, In Their Own Words

Where the 2012 Presidential Candidates stand on higher education is an issue that will directly affect many students who are voting in the election.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 25, 2012
Overachievers Anonymous

Overachievers Anonymous

There’s only one word to sum up a “do-it-all” personality type: overachiever.

Brandon Huffman
Published October 26, 2012
Athletic Scholarships - Who Gets Them and How Many Are There?

Athletic Scholarships - Who Gets Them and How Many Are There?

Two students play basketball.

By Leah Westfall
Published July 15, 2011
How to Have the Worst College Visit Ever

How to Have the Worst College Visit Ever

Campus tours are great, but try to explore the college campus on your own, too.

Alison Graham
Published November 2, 2012
Making Time

Making Time

There are simple ways to give yourself the illusion of having more time.

Kristen Lemaster
Published November 6, 2012
Has Political Correctness Gone Overboard?

Has Political Correctness Gone Overboard?

How far should schools go in terms of political correctness?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 7, 2012
Show Me the Money: Donations to Colleges at All-Time High

Show Me the Money: Donations to Colleges at All-Time High

Schools across the country brought in big bucks from donations last year.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 9, 2015
Survey: College Freshmen More Depressed than Ever

Survey: College Freshmen More Depressed than Ever

National survey says incoming college freshmen more depressed than ever.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 11, 2015
Dartmouth Takes a Stand, Bans Hard Alcohol

Dartmouth Takes a Stand, Bans Hard Alcohol

Dartmouth University bans all hard alcohol from campus.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 16, 2015
FAFSA Mistake for 165,000 Students: Are You One of Them?

FAFSA Mistake for 165,000 Students: Are You One of Them?

Did the mistake on the FAFSA form cost you? Find out.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 14, 2014