Category Archives: Researching Schools

Learn How Networking Can Help You

Networking is an often used term that may not have had much significance for you up until now. But networking can be a very helpful took for your college search. Networking can help you meet new people, build new relationships … Continue reading

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College Rankings

The 2021 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings was just released. No surprise that the top ten spots are dominated by some of the Ivy League school and also include Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Duke, Stanford, California Institute of … Continue reading

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What Works For You?

Your college application process is going to keep you very busy! There’s  a lot to keep track of this fall and while different from what you were anticipating, you’ll be researching schools, working on your applications and writing essays, applying … Continue reading

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Finding Your Way

Welcome back to the new school year!  While everything is different, you should continue with your college search and application process. Colleges are adapting to the changes caused by the pandemic on an ongoing basis, so be sure to stay … Continue reading

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Thoughts For Rising Juniors

The college admissions process is undergoing significant changes amidst the coronavirus pandemic. The most significant change in the application evaluation process is the elimination of the standardized test score requirement. Following the announcement by many small private colleges, the University … Continue reading

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Plan Your Campus Visit

See what what’s happening on a college campus by visiting. This is the best way to learn about different types of schools and to get an up close look at what really goes on at a college. If your schedule … Continue reading

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Manhattan Center For Science and Research

Recently, we had the pleasure of meeting with a group of parents and administrators at the Manhattan Center For Science and Mathematics. We talked about how parents can best help their students find their way through the college search and … Continue reading

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Beginning Your College Research

Juniors, the big question now may be where to begin your college research.  While this process may feel a bit overwhelming, here are some helpful  resources to use to start you off: College guide books including Fiske Guide to Colleges, … Continue reading

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How Many Campus Visits Do You Need To Make?

You may be in the midst of campus visits as you attempt to finalize your list of schools.  It’s helpful to visit a mix of schools, if possible, to identify the type of college thats a good fit for you. … Continue reading

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Your Application Deadline Options

While you’re working on applications, it’s important you understand your deadline options. Confirm each school’s policies and due dates so you’re ready to submit your applications on time. Early decision and early action deadlines are approaching quickly so this is … Continue reading

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