Focus on Juniors Articles
You have two choices: the easy way or the hard way. Why not make things easier on yourself with these four steps?
Since most colleges have schedules that differ from high schools, visiting on your spring break is a great tactic because you'll get to see the school while there's still life on campus.
These steps can help you create your own personalized snapshot of schools you’re considering and whether or not you should continue to consider them at all.
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.
Use this list to keep your college process on track this month.
January is the start of a New Year and a new semester. Which means, you have the unique advantage of a fresh start in more than one way! How cool is that?
If there’s a question you have that’s not on the list – make sure you ask it!
Keep these important aspects in mind when going through the process of obtaining a college recommendation letter.
You need to focus more than ever before on your studies, which classes you choose to take and how much you devote to preparing for standardized testing and college research outside the classroom.
Now is the time to evaluate what you can do this month to continue your focus on the college planning process.
Make a strategy on how you’ll approach this semester - and follow it.
The more you prepare for college admissions now, the easier the process will become.
The PSAT is more similar to the SAT than ever before, which makes it the perfect practice exam - learn how!
It’s important to find standardized test dates for the SAT and ACT that work for your schedule and sign up before the deadlines!
No matter what your status: get ready to apply for college!
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!
Go beyond the typical campus tour! Arrange to do these things to get a better idea of campus life.
Start learning these skills now so you can practice for the remainder of your high school career.
Cost, location and admissions are only some of the factors you should consider in making the decision of what type of college will suit you best.
Now is the time to start thinking about how you’ll approach the essay prompts – it’s never too early to start thinking about college admissions!