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Author: Frances Wong

Frances Wong

8 Tips on College Tours

Spring break is the best time of the year to go on your college tour. The weather is generally more pleasant, and you get to visit when campus is alive with college students. So, how do you make the most out of your college tour? We have a few tips for you: 1. Make sure […]

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Frances Wong

6 Benefits of Studying Abroad

There’s a reason why you chose to attend the college you’re currently at, so why would you voluntarily leave a place you chose to call home for 4 years? Well, if it’s to study abroad for a semester, you may just be making the right choice. Freshmen and sophomore often consider studying abroad for a […]

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Frances Wong

Admitted Students Weekend: Is it worth going?

Colleges host an Admitted Students Weekend for incoming freshmen every year in April so accepted students can experience campus life and be encouraged to enroll. While it may seem like a good opportunity, is it really worth it?   For those accepted early to the class of 2021, congratulations! Admitted Students Weekend should be coming […]

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Frances Wong

College Interview Preparation Tips

College applications are in, but the application process isn’t entirely over. Applicants have the opportunity to interview with college alumni as part of the application, but it isn’t required. Most the time, it is dependent on location and availability, so make sure you’re regularly checking your email!   Here are some preparation tips if you […]

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Frances Wong

Q&A with College Students

The best way to really help students going through the college applications right now is to help answer any specific questions they might have. And who better to ask than college students who have just been through the process themselves?  

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Frances Wong

How to Tackle the “Why Us” School-Specific Essay (with Examples!)

Of all the supplemental college essays out there, the “Why Us?” essay is the most difficult to master, especially when you have to write one for each school on your college list. So, how do you convince admissions officers at each college you belong there, while staying true to yourself?   With AdmitSee’s database of […]

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Frances Wong

Last Minute Tips for the Early College Applicant

Just 1 week left! Seriously, where did time go? We know there’s a lot to get done for your early applications and we want to make it easier for you. We’ve put together some last minute tips for the early college applicant to make it easier for you to hit “SUBMIT” before November 1st. 1. […]

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Frances Wong

Favorite (Unexpected) College Classes to Look Forward to

If you think college is just one boring lecture after another, think again. Unlike the curriculum high school offers, college has a much more flexible and broader set of courses you can take. More importantly, these are courses you can choose on your own and put together based on your own interests. While every college […]

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Frances Wong

Putting Together Your College List

Picture this. It’s fall senior year and you hear everyone whispering about it, others still debating which one makes the cut, and you’re frozen in the hallway – freaking out inside about this list you don’t yet have. Yup, the college list. With over 2,000 universities in the U.S., how do you narrow it down […]

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Frances Wong

Transition to College

The summer before college can be one of the most exciting summers of your life. It’s important that you have fun and spend time with your friends, but you should also get a jump on preparations for the next big stage in your life: college!

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