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The Ups and Downs of Ivy League Admissions

A recent post in the New York Times illustrated which Ivy League universities had more applications this past year, and which ones had fewer. Which college came out on top?

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Rejected at Harvard, Stanford, MIT, Princeton & Yale? Happy April!

April is the month of rejection from Ivy League universities. With college acceptance rates at all time low, it's important to keep your focus on what's really important in life.

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Are Fraternities and Sororities Essential Elements of Campus Life? Or Dangerous Anachronisms?

Mark reviews a recent article from The Atlantic about the dangers of belonging to a fraternity. And no, the danger is related to neither alcohol or sex. Read it!

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Denver College Admission Expert Quoted in Money Magazine

Denver College Consultant Mark Montgomery is quoted in Money Magazine about the nightmare of getting into your dream college, only to discover you cannot afford it.

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Student Accepted to Dartmouth Recommends Fantastic College Counselor

A student from New Hampshire learned about Mark Montgomery by chance while touring college campuses. After several months of working together, the student realized his dream of being accepted to Dartmouth. Here he describes his experience working with Mark.

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Holiday Wishes From Mom of A Yale Student Who Received Expert College Advice

Mark received a holiday message from the proud mom of a Yale undergraduates, thanking him for his help with the college admissions process.

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After the College Admissions Interview–Building A Positive Impression

In the final post in a series on nailing the college admissions interview, an educational consultant explains how to follow up with the admissions office.

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College Admissions Interview–Tips for Success

In another post in a series on how to nail the college admissions interview, Mark offers some general tips for success as you prepare.

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Make a Good Impression In Your College Admissions Interview

As part of a continuing series on nailing the college admissions interview, Mark offers some tips on how to make a good impression.

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Your Objectives for the College Admissions Interview

Mark continues his tips on how to nail the college admission interview by explaining the student's objective in preparing for admission.

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