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Applying to College : An Overview
An overview of the major tasks involved in applying to college.
Admissions Terms F - Z
Terms used in the college application process: F - Z
Admissions Terms A - E
Terms used in the college application process: A - E
Many students applying to college make the mistakes above. It is important to avoid making these mistakes because they will cause your application to be perceived less positively. They may even cause your application to be rejected.
Admissions Application Sections
Knowing what information is requested on college applications can help students decide when to begin their applications and how much time to devote to them. In addition, having this information early in high school can help students shape their experiences in a way to help them prepare for college.
Acing Your College Application Book Review
Review of "Acing the College Application: How to Maximize Your Chances for Admission to the College of Your Choice" by Michele A. Hernandez, Ed.D. (2007), a step-by-step admissions guide for prospective students applying to competitive colleges.
Accepted to Duke University -- Jabria Howington
"My heart seemed to be spinning out of my chest and I couldn’t keep my nerves calm" is how high school senior, Jabria L. T. Howington felt when she discovered that she was admitted to her dream school, Duke University. She had wanted to attend Duke since she was 5 years old.
Academic advisors can be one of the best resources on campus for students. Advisors are often experts in university regulations and degree requirements. They also can help students as they adjust to college life and prepare for their futures.
5 Steps to Keep New Years Resolutions for Students
New Year’s resolutions can benefit students throughout their lives if they are able to incorporate the changes into their routines. However, many students have trouble keeping their resolutions.
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