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How Colleges Get Admitted Students to Enroll

When I was a dean of admissions, the most nail-biting time of year was springtime right after we[...]

Getting In: Here are the Top College Admissions Trends for 2016

It's March Madness for college basketball AND for college admissions! Most colleges will release[...]

5 Things That Every Student Should Know About College Admissions

Recently the 10th grade class parents at the school where I work approached me about leading a[...]

Have You Ever Fallen in Love...With a College?

It was love at first sight.

Your heart skipped a beat the moment you approached. You had seen[...]

Has favoritism gone too far in college admissions?

As a college counselor at a high school, my job is to get to know the students I work with,[...]