Oct 11 2016
It’s safe to say I’ve visited a lot of colleges. I’ve sat through dozens of information sessions and walked the campuses of institutions from Maine to California. As a senior, I’m making my last stops as admissions deadlines (terrifyingly!) grow ever nearer.
Throughout this process, I’ve learned just how important visits can be. At the beginning of my […]
Aug 19 2016
John Fulton is a high school senior applying to college. He is the oldest of two boys living in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. When you are the first kid in your family to apply to college and you don’t have as much individualized guidance from your high school, you must embrace the process and learn as much […]
Apr 25 2015
“Getting off the waitlist” is usually a combination of a little luck, targeted communication, and the power of a connection between you and your admissions officer. Yes, getting admitted from the waitlist is that subjective.
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Apr 21 2015
I thought I was the only kid who was confused by the college admissions process. I didn’t even know when to apply let alone how important the different pieces of my application were. But I thought it was because I was coming from a large, public high school where only a small percentage of students […]