Essays

How to Have a Great Senior Year: Write Your College Application Essay this Summer

The following is a guest post by Randy Levin. Randy has one focus–helping students with their college application essays. You…

Using Baseball to Get Into College: The College Application Essay

When people think of using baseball to get into college, they’re usually thinking about a coach offering a full-ride scholarship…

College Essay Examples: What, Why, and How

(If you just want to list of college essay examples-keep scrolling to the table.) It's easy for students to put…

5 Ways to Get Smart About Filling Out College Applications

Filling out college applications is just one step of the college search process. But students and families quickly find out…

Top 10 Mistakes Students Make on their College Application Essays

The following is a guest post by Randy Levin. Randy has one focus--helping students with their college application essays. Based…

3 Hooks in College Admissions

Trying to figure out your "hook" for college admissions? In general, a hook refers to the element of your college…

Expert Advice to Get You Started on Your College Application Essays

If you haven't started your college application essays yet, it's time to stop procrastinating and get to work. Why? Because…

5 Ways to Get Smart About the SAT, ACT, and College Admission Testing

If you’re planning on applying to college, you need to get smart about the SAT, ACT, and testing. Why? Because…