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What Can a College Minor Do for You?

What Can a College Minor Do for You?

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

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 4, 2018
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 September 4, 2018
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 September 4, 2018
Formula for the Perfect College Essay

Formula for the Perfect College Essay

Is there a correct way to write an essay?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 20, 2018
Letters of Recommendation for Your College Application

Letters of Recommendation for Your College Application

Get the best recommendation you can to make a winning impression.

Fastweb Staff
Published August 20, 2018
5 Rewards of AP Courses

5 Rewards of AP Courses

By taking AP courses, you’re demonstrating to the college that you are able to handle a college level course while you’re still in high school.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 20, 2018
College Admissions Essay Topics to Avoid

College Admissions Essay Topics to Avoid

What’s most curious about the college essay is that many of the topics on this list (those that should be avoided) also happen to be some of the most commonly used topics out there.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 20, 2018
How to Hire a Tutor in 3 Easy Steps

How to Hire a Tutor in 3 Easy Steps

Find a tutor to help boost your academic performance.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 20, 2018
Top 10 Fall College Campuses

Top 10 Fall College Campuses

Fall is the best time to start your college visits. Start with these beautiful campuses.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 18, 2018
Top Strategies for ACT Test Day

Top Strategies for ACT Test Day

Amidst all that you're doing before the big day to ensure a top score, don't forget to consider what you can do on your actual test day that will help you succeed.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 17, 2018
College Planning for High School Sophomores

College Planning for High School Sophomores

Following these simple tips will propel you down the path for success.

The Fastweb Team
Published August 16, 2018
Step-by-Step Guide to Transferring Colleges

Step-by-Step Guide to Transferring Colleges

Follow these 9 steps for a smooth transfer between schools.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 16, 2018
Is It Worth It? 6 Reasons to Transfer Colleges

Is It Worth It? 6 Reasons to Transfer Colleges

6 good reasons to transfer schools.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 14, 2018
September College Prep Checklist for High School Juniors

September College Prep Checklist for High School Juniors

Make a strategy on how you’ll approach this semester - and follow it.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2018
September College Prep Checklist for High School Seniors

September College Prep Checklist for High School Seniors

Remember, the earlier you begin, the easier it will be.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 14, 2018
50 Things Only Grad Students Will Understand

50 Things Only Grad Students Will Understand

Life as a graduate student isn't always easy, but it’s worthwhile (even if it doesn't always feel that way).

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 12, 2018
Writing the Perfect Admissions Essay

Writing the Perfect Admissions Essay

Strategizing is key and some essay-writing tips can help to do so.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2018
Juniors: Prepare for Admissions

Juniors: Prepare for Admissions

The more you prepare for college admissions now, the easier the process will become.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 1, 2018
August Checklist for High School Juniors

August Checklist for High School Juniors

The more organized you are in your studies and the college preparation process, the more you’ll be able to enjoy every moment with your friends.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 10, 2018
August Checklist for High School Seniors

August Checklist for High School Seniors

Vow to stay organized and on top of everything you need to do so that you can do the things you want to do.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 10, 2018