Students struggling with their essay can benefit from reading previously submitted and successful essays. Often these essays, which cover a broad selection of topics, writing styles and overall quality, assure a student that his or her ideas fit within the band of what is acceptable
Inside Higher Ed recently published its 2013 Survey of College and University Admissions Directors.
A sampling of 2013-2014 Supplemental Essay prompts.
Greg Mankiw, Chairman of Harvard University’s Economics Department and a wonderful blogger, has this to say about tuition pricing.
To prepare yourself for coming days, it might be fun to read a book or two about the college application process.
Anticipated SAT dates for the next two years have been announced.
Even though most colleges have closed their regular admissions and are working only from their wait list, some schools are still admitting students who apply now. Here are 25 distinguished colleges among many still accepting applications:
Boston College, after one of the most dramatic plays in collegiate football history, benefitted with a dramatic upswing in applications. Other colleges have experienced similar upswings from sports success. In a new study, Doug J. Chung demonstrates the reality behind the "Flutie Effect," named after BC quarterback Doug Flutie.