Do My Test Scores Matter?

Bottom line: while standardized tests are not the only factor in college admissions, they do matter a lot. The more selective the university, the more they matter.

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.

Dartmouth College Tradition of Winter Carnival Snow Sculpture Melts Away

Dartmouth’s tradition of building a snow sculpture on the Dartmouth Green seems to have melted away. Global warming? No: Apathy.

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.

Expert Educational Consultant on College Social Life

Mark talks about the importance of considering a school’s social scene when applying.

Educational Consultant Defines the Ivy League

Mark reminds us of what the Ivy League really is.

The Ups and Downs of Ivy League Admissions

A recent post in the New York Times illustrated which Ivy League universities had more applications this past year, and which ones had fewer. Which college came out on top?

Class of 2017 Early Application Results from Highly Selective Colleges: What Do They Indicate?

Early application acceptance numbers are in for Ivy League and other highly selective schools. Read on to check out what percent got admitted and about early trends in applications for the Class of 2017.

Do You Sing? Consider Joining An A Cappella Group In College!

Have you been watching The Sing Off this season? There were some great college a cappella groups on this season! College a cappella groups are a great way to get involved on campus, continue your love of singing, and make life-long friends.