Do’s and Don’ts of Orientation: Parent Edition

Although it depends on the particular college, many schools actually have an orientation for parents at the same time as the freshman orientation. This may be completely optional for parents, but it truly is worth it go attend. Here are some “do’s” and “don’ts” of attending college orientation as a parent. Do Stick To The …

Ways to Prepare for College Orientation

College orientation is exciting for so many different reasons. You get to choose your classes, meet your future classmates and teachers, and get a closer look at the facilities and the campus that you will call home for the next four years. There’s a lot to be excited about. There are a lot of formalities …

Pros And Cons Of Rolling Admissions

There are two distinctly different ways in which colleges process student applications. Some colleges may start assessing the applications as they come in, or only after the deadline. Regardless of when they do the assessments, they send out acceptance letters only after the submission deadline and after they have evaluated all applications. These are often …

How to Prepare For A University Admission Interview

It’s finally happened. After months of spending hours every day creating customized applications and submitting them to various colleges, you’ve received an invite for a university admissions interview. You’re excited but you’re also nervous at the same time. The admissions interview is the last obstacle that stands between you and that college seat. You know …

3 Ways To Show College Admissions You’re the Right Fit

College admissions have become highly competitive. An increasing number of high school students are applying to college and many of them have outstanding grades and test scores. That has in fact become the base line for college applications. You need to have good grades and high test scores just to be considered for the interview, …

What Not to do When Registering for Classes at Orientation

Orientation can be an exciting and busy time, where you’ll be meeting new people, exploring campus, and even signing up for classes. It’s easy to get caught up in everything that is happening, so it’s important to keep in mind some things that you should avoid when registering for classes. Don’t just choose classes based …

What NOT To Do at College Orientation

If you’re heading to college this fall, you will most likely have an orientation coming up this summer. Your future school will tell you what to expect, such as what events are planned, what placement tests you need to take, and more. However, you will want to avoid doing the following things during your introduction …

Your Summer-Before-College Preparation Checklist

After weeks of waiting, you’ve received your college acceptance letters, decided where you are going to attend, and finally have a clear picture of where you are going to be studying. Now begins the next phase of preparing for a brand new journey as an independent college student. Summer is a great time to prepare …