Colorado High Schools of Students Who Got Great College Advice

Colorado high school students get Great College Advice from admissions expert in Denver.

Secondary Schools Where Students Have Received Great College Advice

Great College Advice guides students attending selective private and public high schools in college selection, college admission, and college applications.

Do My Test Scores Matter?

SAT. ACT. SAT2.  TOEFL.  PSAT.  PLAN. These tests loom large in the college admissions process.  And no other aspect of the process generates as many questions—and anxieties—as the standardized tests. On the one hand, you should not tress too much about your scores.  They are only one element of the entire application, and other elements […]

Educational Consultant on Dartmouth College in the Ivy League Context

For those trying to get into the Ivy League, Mark has some input on this relatively small, conservative, and outdoorsy Ivy League institution.

Admissions Expert on Studying Business in the Ivy League

Mark explains that if you want to get accepted to an Ivy League college and study business as an undergraduate, you may need to broaden your horizons.

How to Choose the Best College For You?

With over 4,000 colleges in the USA, how do you know which one is the perfect fit for you? College admissions expert Mark Montgomery will use his encyclopedic knowledge of American colleges to guide you to the right direction.

Great College Essays

A great college essay is the key to a great college application. We give you the tools to write a clear, concise, and compelling essay for your application.

Getting Into Top Universities

Mark Montgomery is a college admissions insider: that means he knows the ropes, and can offer invaluable help in your college search.

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.

Connecting with Professors During A Visit to A College Campus

As students and their families organize themselves to visit college campuses, they usually focus on itineraries, on reserving hotel rooms, and on scheduling those campus tours. Only a few, however, consider direct contact with professors during the visit. Why would a visit with a professor be important?