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All posts having primarily to do with college admissions issues.

The College Visit: What to Look For

When you’ve got your college acceptance letters in hand and you’re ready to make a decision, a campus visit is definitely in order. Campus visits give you a peek at what day-to-day student life is like at different colleges. After all, it’s where you’ll be spending the next four years of your life; isn’t that [...]

Score The Perfect Recommendation Letter for College Admission

Colleges want to know that you’re worth their time, which is why some might ask for a letter of recommendation to be submitted along with your application packet. Letters of recommendation are meant to come from those within the education community, which speak to what a stellar, non-falling-asleep-in-class type of student you are. Of course, [...]

How To Nail The GRE Test

You already know your friend the SAT, the prerequisite to getting into an undergrad college program. But its counterpart, the GRE (Graduate Record Exam) serves to help test your knowledge before being admitted into graduate school. Since the expectations are higher, the questions are more difficult and work in a different way than you might [...]