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Category: College Admissions

Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get Into William and Mary: SAT and ACT Scores, GPA, and More

Looking for a top-notch education on an idyllic campus? William and Mary, in Williamsburg, Virginia, might be for you. The second-oldest college in the United States (and the first law school), W&M has literally centuries of educating students under its belt. Curious? In this post, we’ll look at what you need to know about how […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into UC Riverside: Admission Requirements, GPA, and More

How to get into UC Riverside? Here’s the info on UCR admissions, including UC Riverside SAT scores and UC Riverside ACT scores!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into UC Santa Cruz: Admission Requirements, GPA, and More

What will you find at the University of California-Santa Cruz? Gorgeous hiking trails, recreational vehicles, and top-notch professors, to name just three benefits! If you’re ready to explore these opportunities, read on for a closer look at how to get into UC Santa Cruz: everything from UCSC admissions to their SAT and ACT scores policy! […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into UCSD: Admission Requirements, SAT and ACT Scores, GPA and More

From beautiful beaches to great academics, the University of California, San Diego has got it all. Here’s what you need to know if you hope to be accepted there.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get into UC Berkeley: Admission Requirements, SAT and ACT Scores, GPA and More

Want to go to school in beautiful Berkeley, CA? Find out what average UC Berkeley SAT scores look like to see what you need to do to get in!

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Jason Patel

7 College Essay Topics to Avoid Writing About

Not sure which college essay topics to avoid? Here are 7 main topics you definitely should not include in your admissions essay.

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Jason Patel

How to Stick to the Word Count on College Essays

Wondering how to stick to the word count on college essays? In this post, we go over how to write a concise and memorable essay.

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Jason Patel

How to Brainstorm Your College Essay Topic

Stuck on figuring out how to brainstorm your college essay? These tips can help you overcome writer’s block and tell your story!

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Nadyja Von Ebers

A Family Guide to College Admissions Season

In this post, we show step-by-step how you can help a student in your family navigate college admissions and application deadlines.

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Adeney Zo

How To Pull a Successful All-Nighter

We’ve all got those days. Three projects are due on the same day. Countless huge tests looming before your eyes. Deadlines slowly calling out your name as a mug of lukewarm coffee trembles in your fingers. (A dramatic, Oscar-winning soundtrack beating to the frenzy of your heart…) You’ve tried everything, but you just don’t have […]

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