college application

13 07, 2020

Guide to FAFSA for Financial Aid

By |2020-07-13T17:20:59+00:00July 13th, 2020|Admissions, Uncategorized|

If you plan on applying for financial aid to help pay for college, you will undoubtedly come across FAFSA financial aid. It stands for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and the vast majority of students seeking aid will end up filling it out. The U.S. Department of Education provides over $120 billion in [...]

15 05, 2020

Should I Apply to College Early Decision?

By |2020-05-15T13:48:07+00:00May 15th, 2020|Admissions, Uncategorized|

When applying to colleges, students are presented with a myriad of options of how and when to apply to college, and they often wonder if they should apply to college early decision.  In this article, we’ll discuss both what applying to College Early Decision entails, as well as whether or not it is the right [...]

1 05, 2020

Choosing a College Major

By |2020-05-01T14:08:47+00:00May 1st, 2020|Admissions, Uncategorized|

There are many factors to review when choosing a college major. What does a social worker, mechanical engineer, and accountant all have in common? While this may seem like the start of a bad joke, they all actually have one important similarity. Any idea? Well, they all had to choose their respective fields when selecting [...]

24 03, 2020

How Many Colleges Should I Apply To?

By |2020-03-24T14:53:48+00:00March 24th, 2020|Admissions, Uncategorized|

As senior year of high school approaches, you naturally start to think about applying to colleges and it can be difficult to decide on exactly how many colleges you should apply to. A good rule is to apply to 9 colleges: your final list should include 3 safety schools, 3 target schools, and 3 reach [...]

12 01, 2015

How Admissions Counselors Decide on College Applications

By |2017-08-28T18:20:21+00:00January 12th, 2015|Admissions|

In an interview with Andrew Magliozzi, author of "How To Get Into Your Harvard" and founder of Signet Education, he explains the applications process and what really matters when applying to college. College Application Essentials: Lets go over the main points that can get your college applications accepted. 1. School Grades Grades are the bulk [...]