Tag: admissions

7 College Prep Myths – Busted!

7 College Prep Myths – Busted!

May 15, 2014

For six years, I worked as a high school counselor in St. Louis and Denver, helping students choose classes, encouraging

College Admissions Acceptance Rates 2014

College Admissions Acceptance Rates 2014

April 1, 2014

Last week was a big one for high school seniors as admissions decisions were released from some of the country’s

Regular Decision Deadlines Extended

Regular Decision Deadlines Extended

January 5, 2014

Once again the new Common App could not handle the rush of students trying to submit applications. The first problems

Controversy Erupts Over Site to Compare College Costs

Controversy Erupts Over Site to Compare College Costs

December 6, 2013

CollegeAbacus, an online app launched in October, helps parents and students compare college costs all in one place. This one stop shopping site

Last Minute Deadline Changes

Last Minute Deadline Changes

November 5, 2013

As the November 1st deadline came and went, several colleges extended their deadlines at the last minute. Students and guidance

List of Delayed Admissions Deadlines

List of Delayed Admissions Deadlines

October 24, 2013

As a follow-up to our notice of the Common Application’s apology, we felt it was important for students, parents, and