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Thinking About Applying to a University In The UK? Check Out Entry Requirements First.

Karen Aylward

While a few UK universities are now accepting the Common Application, most of them are not.  Universities including Cambridge, Oxford and the London School of Economics can only be applied...

How US Students Decide Where to Enroll in College

Karen Aylward

Ever wondered what really influences seniors and how they choose where to go to college?  The National Research Center for College & University Admissions just presented their annual findings from...

There is Still Time to Apply to Universities in the UK

Karen Aylward

It is not too late for seniors to consider admission to UK universities! Twenty-six universities in Great Britain currently use the Common Application for admissions, including St. Andrews and King's...

Humor in College Admissions

Mark Montgomery

Humor in college admissions can be effective. In a recent post on Inside Higher Ed, editor reveals a new tool that some colleges and universities are using to attract applicants....

Students Are Leaving the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. Why?

Mark Montgomery

An article in today's Chronicle of Higher Education (registration required) highlights the ways in which the state of Illinois has been bleeding students for years.  There are lots of reasons...

Top Tips for the Transition to College

Andrea Aronson

The transition from high school to college is exciting, but it can also be confusing. After all, a whole new phase of life is about to begin!  When it comes...

Best College Consultant in New Jersey Andrea Aronson

Andrea Aronson Offers Great College Advice in New Jersey and Beyond!

Mark Montgomery

Andrea Aronson is a Great College Advisor.  And many of her biggest fans are former students and parents who have worked with her to make the college admissions process both...

Coalition App essays: The “topic of your choice” prompt

Mark Montgomery

This post is the final in my series on how to address the college application essay prompts from the Coalition App. This year, you have five prompts from which to choose...

Being a Teenager prompt for the Coalition App

Mark Montgomery

This post is another in my series on how to address the college application essay prompts from the Coalition App. This year, you have five prompts from which to choose...

Coalition App essays: The “belief challenged” prompt

Mark Montgomery

This post is another in my series on how to address the college application essay prompts from the Coalition App. This year, you have five prompts from which to choose...