Tiffany is an international education policy expert, fueled by a desire to promote universal education and her own stubborn refusal to do anything easy.

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This Just In: Your High School GPA Doesn’t Matter

So, here’s some fun (or maybe totally not fun?) news. According to a recent article in USA Today, it seems that many colleges don’t care so much about your GPA when it comes to admissions.

Posted on January 16, 2020

How to Beat Low College Acceptance Rates

College acceptance rates are lower than ever. Earlier this month, the New York Times featured the front-page article, Best, Brightest, and Rejected: Elite Colleges Turn Away…

Posted on January 11, 2020

How Many Schools Should I Apply To?

How many schools should I apply to? This is one of the questions we get asked most at Admissionado. But there’s no magic number that applies to everyone.

Posted on December 14, 2019

The #1 Quality AdComs Want

Almost everyone has theories about what certain universities want in a potential applicant. “Harvard wants reclusive geniuses.” “Princeton wants outgoing athletes.” “Yale wants artsy free-spirits.” Try it with any top-tier university or college in the United States, just fill in the blanks….

Posted on November 7, 2019

What does selectivity mean in college admissions?

Acceptance rates say more about the college admissions process than they do about school quality. Getting into a highly selective school can feel like winning the…

Posted on September 17, 2019