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A Big Pond

I’ve mentioned before that on my first-ever visit to UB, I was actually scared a little bit by how large the campus is. I’m definitely a little fish in a big pond here, but I’ve gotten used to it and I can’t say that I mind at all. 332 more words


Choosing a College // What Questions to Ask

So it’s that time of the year! Time to settle on a school. Making a choice like this can be really hard, and sometimes we forget to ask ourselves important questions. 732 more words


Picking the Right College

It is now the end of April and for seniors graduating high school the pressure is on to pick the right college. I’m sure by now a lot of you have made your decisions, I made mine mid-February, however, there was still a large group of my friends who still hadn’t decided when the end of March was rolling around, so if that’s you, don’t fret, I think they  are all succeeding. 529 more words


Near or Far?

The deed is done. After months of searching, completing applications, waiting and deciding, My Girl has decided where she will go to college. Good thing, too. 582 more words

The Defeated Laundress Takes On Herself

The College Waitlist: rational advice on what to do next

I know that there have been many articles written about the limbo of being placed on a waitlist. Trying to figure out who gets admitted off the waitlist, how colleges prioritize those candidates and what if anything can be done to get the attention of admissions is an age-old conundrum. 499 more words

Counseling For Visual And Performing Arts

March Madness, College Admissions Style

While many are excited in March about college basketball, high school seniors are going a little nuts waiting to hear back from their colleges. Will the answer be an acceptance, wait list, or denial? 420 more words

Choosing A College

Reasons NOT to Make Your College Decision

Deciding what college to attend can be a stressful and daunting task.  For some, your first choice is an easy one but for many of you the choice of where to send your deposit and lock in your next 4 years can be overwhelming, especially if you have a lot of offers available. 235 more words