Advice On Making Your Final College Choice

Your hard work right through your student years has paid off and you’ve received several acceptance letters. Now it’s time to make that huge decision that will influence your next few years—which college should you say yes to? Receiving multiple acceptances can be exciting but if you do not have a clear favorite, making this …

College Visits: Spring Break Edition

Spring break is a wonderful time to, well, take a break from the stresses of school. While you certainly owe it to yourself to take some relaxation time, it’s also a prime time to visit colleges. You’ve got the time, so use it! While you’re on break, you don’t have classes to get in the …

Pros And Cons Of Taking A Gap Year Before College

Many students choose to take a gap year before college, whether it is to get some work experience, volunteer, earn some money for their advanced education or travel the world and gain experiences that may help them during their degree. Some students may take a gap year because they are undecided about their subject choice …

Advantages Of Enrolling In A Community College

There are numerous myths that dissuade students from attending community college. Unfortunately, the negative stigma attached to enrolling in community colleges overshadows the potential benefits that these colleges offer. From saving a significant chunk on tuition fees to the opportunity for low-risk exploration and access to specialized training programs, enrolling in community college offers students …

Why You Should Consider An Overnight College Visit

While not as popular as an open house visit or traditional tour of the school, overnight college visits give you a better look at the inner workings of a school. One perk is that you will likely stay in the residence halls. You can get a feel for how dorm life works, check out how …

Why You Should Consider an Open House Campus Tour

There are three major types of campus tours, one of them: an open house tour. Many colleges put on open houses for students to check out the campus, talk to current students or faculty members, and meet other prospective students. An open house can be an exciting and informative event to learn about the school …