Category Archives: College Admissions

Going back to college may have different meaning for different students. The reason for choosing to go back to your studies may be different for different students. We all want to aim high in life and so we may want to go to college in the hope of earning a new degree or continuing with our studies. Many students would want to join colleges to learn something new. In recent times, it has eme......
How would you find the best university? You may ask people who have already passed out from one or just read reviews about such higher education institutes isn’t it! If you are connected to the web, you could now also visit a university review portal for getting genuine and reliable university reviews about the institutes among which you would choose one to pursue your course for sure! Than......
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Most students need college assistance to get into college. This is the first time they have had to evaluate their lives and they need help in determining what is important for college admissions. Here are a few tips to help families provide the college assistance that will benefit their high school students. 1. Colleges want students who will be successful academically at their school. Th......
How to write a college application essay? Are you troubled with this question? We all know writing essays for college is one challenging and important aspect as many colleges and universities during the admission require applicants to write essays. The reason is that the information to be gathered through the application forms might not contain all the data about the applicant. Essays during......
In the dog eat dog world of college admissions, it is easy for high school students to get caught up in the cutthroat competition that is an inevitable byproduct of the college admissions process. Fortunately, there now exists an avenue that can transform this dog eat dog behavior into a more friendly dog meet dog environment.This avenue is Get-Accepted.com, a new service with a simple miss......
Take Courses Recommended for College-Bound Students To prepare for college, there is no substitute for your child getting a solid and broad academic education. This means your child should take challenging courses in academic subjects and maintain good grades in high school. Your child’s transcript will be an important part of his or her college application. A college education builds ......
As if college admissions is not confusing enough, students also need to decide whether they want to apply to a school early decision, early action or regular decision. Never have there been more options. As a college consultant, I want parents and students to understand the advantages and disadvantages of each before making any decisions. For now, let’s talk about early decision. Ea......
We have always known that grades and test scores were important factors for college admissions. Then we were told that essays, recommendations and interviews also counted. Now there is this new concept of “demonstrated interest.” What does that mean anyway? It seems that “demonstrated interest” is edging right up there as a factor for college admissions. Students ......
College admissions officers consistently rank the personal essay as one of the most important factors in their decision to admit or reject students. It’s one of the few parts of the application in which an applicant represents herself or himself not in dry statistics, but in her or his own words and ideas. A well-written personal essay transforms a student from a package of information......