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Who Pays for a College Athlete’s Health Care?

All college athletes are required by the NCAA to have healthcare insurance. The NCAA does not mandate colleges to pay…

DIY College Rankings: Where to Start

As I went through the college search process with my son, I was constantly amazed at the way numbers are…

Strength and Conditioning Programs for Incoming College Athletes

If you read any books on college athletic recruiting, you’ll come across a section that discusses the biggest surprises to…

College Essay Examples: What Works, Why, and How

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

How to Start the College Athletic Recruiting Process

You’ve heard the saying, “you don’t know what you don’t know?” It’s relevant to college athletic recruiting–when starting out, many…

50-50 Highlights: Colleges with Cross Registration

College consortiums offers students the opportunity to take classes at participating colleges through a cross registration system. Students don’t have…

12 Things You Need to Know About Athletic Scholarships

I’m always amazed at how little players and their families know about athletic scholarships. Given that most of them have…

5 Reasons to Know Your EFC Before You Even Apply to College

Too many people think that your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is something that you worry about when you apply for financial aid–if…

4 Reasons People Don’t Pick Affordable Colleges

There are over 1,600 four-year public and private colleges in the United States. And guess what, they don't all cost…