Alumni Interview Dos and Don’ts

The college interview can be an intimidating experience. Andrea Aronson, a seasoned alumni interviewer, provides some inside tips on how you can make your interviews a success.

What the Heck Is Restrictive Early Action? A Review Of Application Deadline Options

Just when you thought you had figured out the rules around your college application submissions, along comes Single Choice Early Action (aka Restrictive Early Action). Read on to find out about all your application submission options from Early to Rolling to Regular Decision.

Is It “Easier” to Get In If You Apply Early Decision?

Everyone wants to do whatever they can to get into the college of their choice. Does applying Early Decision actually help the cause?

Does Applying for Financial Aid Hurt My College Admissions Chances?

New Jersey Educational Consultant gives her take on the relationship between applying for financial aid and getting accepted to college. Should you check that “YES” box for financial aid or not?

Tales From the College Athletic Recruiting Trenches: D3 Women’s Soccer Goalie

NJ college counselor’s stories of athletic recruiting continue with the tale of a women’s soccer goalie who put academic fit before athletic fit.

Tales From the College Athletic Recruiting Trenches: D1 Field Hockey

Andrea brings to light another story of athletic recruiting. This time, it’s about field hockey and a lesson learned about patience with the process.

Tales from the College Athletic Recruiting Trenches: Girl’s Lacrosse

Are you interested in being recruited as a college lacrosse player? Andrea Aronson brings you first-hand stories and lessons from a lacrosse recruit who has just been through the process.

International Student Immigration Issues: H1b Quota Met as of April 7th and Lessons Learned

Laurie Woog, an attorney who focuses on immigration and naturalization law, gives insight into the H1B cap and why college and graduate students need to hurry up when filing.

How Should I Write the “Why Do You Want to Go to Our College?” Supplemental Essay? The Don’ts.

Think you know how to write a top-notch “Why our college?” supplemental essay? Andrea Aronson from our New Jersey office, advises students on what NOT to do!