The SAT is not Always Needed to Get into College

You don’t have to take the SAT or the ACT to get into a four-year college! For juniors about to take the March SAT, it’s comforting to know that there are almost 850 four-year colleges known as the “Fair Test Schools” which do not require standardized tests for acceptance. Instead of looking at the SAT […]

When Looking at Colleges-Ask About their First Year Experience Program

Does the college you are considering attending help new students in their transition from high school to college? Learn about the types of first year programs being offered on different college campuses.

The SAT, ACT, and "Test Optional" Admissions

Wake Forest, a small selective college in North Carolina, recently made the decision to allow applicants to not submit ACT or SAT scores. Thus Wake Forest joins the list of “test optional” colleges, a list that includes Smith College, Bowdoin College, Connecticut College, and hundreds of others. One of the main reasons colleges cite for […]