Alumni Interview Dos and Don’ts

The college interview can be an intimidating experience. Andrea Aronson, a seasoned alumni interviewer, provides some inside tips on how you can make your interviews a success.

Getting Into A Top College: Expectations vs. Reality

As you begin to consider your college application process, you are going to be hearing a lot of details from those who have gone before you, and gathering a lot of information from various sources. Some of this information will not be accurate or helpful to you as you map out your plan for your […]

Getting Into College – The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard

Getting into college is one of the most important aspects of your child’s life, and it’s your responsibility as the parent to help in any way you can. There are many choices to make, and many sources of information out there to choose from, not all of it accurate. Here are some assumptions you may […]

The 7 Most Frequently Asked Questions About How To Get Into College

The college application process can be confusing, and the vast majority of students applying to college have never done it before! So, of course there are going to be many unkowns when it comes to how to get into college. Here are some of the most common questions people have when they are considering applying […]

Getting Into College – Why It’s Easier Than You Might Think

The thought of getting into college can be daunting. The ACT or SAT exam is a big deal, keeping your grades up is not easy, writing an admissions essay that stands out is no simple task. But there are trends these days that are sure to make you feel more at ease about getting into […]

10 Questions About How To Get Into College

Get answers to the 10 most often questions about how to get into college. What are the most important aspects of the college admission process that you should master?

Is Your Kid Cut Out For College? Take this quiz:

Here are a few quick questions to ask yourself to help you decide if your kid is cut out for college, ready for the rigors of an independent academic life, and all the rewards and responsibilities that come along with it. Do they get good grades? A well-rounded student is involved in more than just […]

Which College Is Right For You?

There are many aspects of the college search that must be considered when you decide to apply. Among the most important is where to apply. It may be easy to consider applying to a college or university that is nearby, or that your best friend is applying to, or is where a parent went to […]

How Much Should You Be Spending To Get Into College?

Putting your child through college may be the biggest expense you have to consider when raising your child, by far. But you’re committed to making it happen because it’s also one of the most important considerations you will have. And the process starts long before your child’s college career begins. Applying to college has its […]

5 Misconceptions About How To Get Into College

1. I have to do community service. Doing community service is a fine choice for extracurricular activity, if you enjoy it. It can be a satisfying and selfless way to contribute to society. But it is not necessary to have community service listed as an activity on your college application. You should put your extracurricular […]