Educational Consultant Warns of College Spin

Mark goes to Dartmouth College to advise students looking for the perfect college that the admissions department is essentially a college’s sales and marketing division. Don’t take for granted what you hear on tours.

How Midwest Colleges Set Students Up for Success

A guest post by Amanda Greenhoe of Calvin College describes the myriad reasons students trying to find the right college should consider the Midwest.

College Expert on Lynn University’s Free Music Conservatory

Mark advises that if you’re trying to get into a great university and are interested in a music conservatory, consider Lynn.

Educational Consultant on Scholarship Strategies

Expert admissions counselor Mark Montgomery goes to the University of Miami to talk about one student’s unusual path to a full-ride scholarship and even an admission offer from an Ivy League school. An inspiring story for anyone trying to find the perfect college. I’m on the campus today of the University of Miami in Coral […]

College Admissions Expert at Stetson University: Is Greek Life for You?

Mark goes to Stetson University and advises those trying to find the right college to consider fraternities and sororities, whether they’re something you want to be a part of or not.

Commuting to Campus: Admissions Expert on the University of Miami

Mark visits the University of Miami to talk about its high commuter population and how it affects campus life. Something to think about when searching for the perfect college.

Admissions Adviser on Stetson University: A Place to Get Involved

Mark reviews Stetson University in sunny Florida. If you’re trying to find the right college, this one may be it with its myriad opportunities for leadership and community engagement.

Educational Consultant on the New SAT: What Are Your Options?

With the new SAT complicating the admissions process, college admissions expert Mark Montgomery gives guidance to a high school junior with hopes of getting into a great college.

If I Have Bad Grades, Can I Still Go to College? Expert Educational Consultant Has the Answer

Mark answers the question keeping many high school students up at night: if you have bad grades, can you still get accepted to a great college?

College Admissions Expert Explains Why “Free Perks” Aren’t So Free

Mark goes to Rollins College and explains that when you’re considering accepting a college’s admissions offer, remember that the “free” perks aren’t really so free.