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The College Admissions Glossary

When you’re applying to college, you gotta speak the language. Learn how to talk the talk before you walk into college application-land with our college admissions glossary.

Posted on October 22, 2013

Creating Your “Perfect” List of Target Schools

Before digging into their applications, countless students grapple with the question, “How can I create the perfect list of target schools?” The answer? You can’t.

Posted on September 18, 2013

My Personal Essay: A Big Story or a Small Story?

Choosing a topic for your personal essay can be… daunting. The questions are so inspiring! And yet challenging! And also numerous! And super important! One of the hardest questions to figure out as you wrack your brain for material is how “big” your story should be.

Posted on June 20, 2013

Common App Essay Tips & Prompt Analysis

To wow the Adcom, show how your experiences have shaped your INSIGHTS into things. How do you do that? Check out our Common App Essay Prompt Analysis.

Posted on May 28, 2013