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College Campuses of the Future

College Campuses of the Future

These colleges are at the forefront of technological advances.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 14, 2018
July Checklist for Soon-to-Be High School Juniors

July Checklist for Soon-to-Be High School Juniors

Here’s a checklist for the month of July for soon-to-be high school juniors prepare for the upcoming year, in terms of your college search and planning processes.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 12, 2018
July Checklist for Soon-to-be College Freshmen

July Checklist for Soon-to-be College Freshmen

Follow this list during the month of July to ensure you're on the right track to be prepared for college!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 12, 2018
July Checklist for Rising High School Seniors

July Checklist for Rising High School Seniors

Summer is a great time to gain a head start so that once the school year comes, you won’t be overwhelmed with the college applications process.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 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 June 8, 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 May 17, 2018
June Checklist for Parents

June Checklist for Parents

Encourage your student to keep next semester in mind with this June checklist.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 15, 2018
June Checklist for Soon-to-Be High School Seniors

June Checklist for Soon-to-Be High School Seniors

It’s June, which means that school is finally out for the summer!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 15, 2018
June Checklist for Soon-to-Be College Freshmen

June Checklist for Soon-to-Be College Freshmen

It’s June, which means that school is finally out for the summer!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 15, 2018
Avoid These 4 End-of-Junior-Year Mistakes!

Avoid These 4 End-of-Junior-Year Mistakes!

Remember, the more you prepare before senior year, the more you’ll be able to enjoy it!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 8, 2018
Over 500 Colleges Still Accepting Students

Over 500 Colleges Still Accepting Students

Many of these schools have housing and financial aid available, too.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 7, 2018
College-Bound Seniors: Fall Decisions to Make Now

College-Bound Seniors: Fall Decisions to Make Now

Though you may feel like the college admissions process is over, there are still important fall preparations you need to make!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 7, 2018
Help Your Student Find a Summer Job

Help Your Student Find a Summer Job

You know you can help – but how much is too much?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
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 17, 2018
May Checklist for High School Juniors

May Checklist for High School Juniors

Rising seniors, here's an action plan you can focus on in May.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
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 17, 2018
Do Colleges Examine Your Online Presence?

Do Colleges Examine Your Online Presence?

You should undoubtedly clean up your social media presence, but how much do colleges really look at your posts?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
Getting Ahead Over Summer Break

Getting Ahead Over Summer Break

Utilize the summer between your junior and senior year in high school to prepare for your college search and the college admissions process.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
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 April 17, 2018
May Checklist for High School Seniors

May Checklist for High School Seniors

Soon-to-be college freshmen, there's plenty to focus on accomplishing this May!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
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Scholarships for Your Personality Type

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Whether you’re an activist, a poet or a social media savant – Fastweb has scholarships suited to your application needs – and many more where those came from.

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Scholarships with essays often have interesting topics which allow you to express your opinion through the written word.

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