The relative ease of applying electronically and the increased use of the Common Application have contributed to a large increase in the number of applications to selective colleges. With this rise in qualified applicants, colleges […]
How you spend your summers can influence your admission to college. While summer activities will not compensate for mediocre grades and poor test scores, careful planning can tip the scales in your favor. Let’s look […]
4.0, 4.8, 3/200, weighted and unweighted, decile and quartile – school records sometimes read like a numbers game designed to quantify your performance. Underclassmen need to understand how these measures are determined, what they mean […]
Thinking about playing your chosen sport in college? Are you wondering how to make your current involvement in athletics enhance your chances of admission? Here are some guidelines for prospective college athletes.