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The Right Time for Concern

When it comes to college admissions, when should be the right time for concern about the school you plan on attending? Most importantly, when it comes to college admissions- how do you find out the requirements in order to be accepted? 219 more words

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Making the Most of College Visits

I recently posted advice about visiting colleges and then saw this article in Forbes magazine from one dad who went on some tours with his daughter.   904 more words

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To take, or not to take: Pt. 2

The original question: I’m planning to apply to college soon and I have to retake the SAT due to average scores on my first take. UC applications have a due date of December for any test, so would it be okay to take the SAT as late as November or December?  285 more words


Who knew it was in my own backyard?

Name: Laura Wengert
Class Year: Sophomore
Major: Bioprocess Engineering
Hometown: Jamesville, NY
What else do you do here? I am a member of the honors program and am looking forward to expanding club participation after watching from the side-lines freshman year! 1,076 more words


The Latest News on College and Admissions

College recruiting for athletes, warnings for student loan co-signers, advice for parents of freshmen and more.

By Anne Vaccaro Brady

The latest news you can use, whether college is around the corner or just coming on the radar for your family. 682 more words


9 tips to make your college admissions essay stand out

College admissions essays can play a big part in the college admissions process, especially if students are applying to selective colleges. When numerous competitive students apply and only a small amount of spots are available, the essay could be the thing that helps the student stand out. 796 more words


The University of Babylon (Circa 600 BC.)

International students were blue-blooded, i.e., of the nobility. Children of celebrities and senators, perhaps.
The entry criteria stressed health and physical appeal, intelligence and breadth of knowledge, vitality and the ability to communicate effectively. 364 more words

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