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April 4, 2019

Online college offers location independence, which is significant for students who have medical needs, family obligations, by geography, or have other unique needs. Many students are able to juggle work and family needs concurrently.

Unfortunately, online co...

February 27, 2019

Community Colleges have long been designated as Plan B. In a time when universities cost hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, people need to think smarter about colleges. Roughly half of all college students in America are enrolled in community college, so why not...

November 5, 2018


Syracuse University        Florence, Italy; Madrid, Spain; Strasbourg, France;

London, England; Harare, Zimbabwe; Hong Kong, China

Suffolk University (MA)        Madrid, Spain and Dakar, Senegal...

October 29, 2018

This list will be updated as the acceptances roll in. Most will be released in March.

Drake University

Miami University of Ohio

University of Michigan

Pennsylvania State University

Central State University

Fordham University

Hope College

Carthage College

Coe College

Colorado Sta...

October 17, 2018

Have you filled out your Common App feeling a sense of wanderlust? I have previously discussed the many benefits of attending university abroad. Here are some international schools you can apply to without needing to learn a whole new application platform. 


October 16, 2018

Step 1: Create Your FSA ID.

If you have not done so already, create a FSA ID.

Step 2: Gather Your Information.

Locate docume...

October 15, 2018

Verdict: The Common App (CA) is used by substantially more institutions and is established as the main application platform. For most students, it would be wise to use this platform as many schools are not on the Coalition Application (CAAS). If they used CAAS, they li...

July 5, 2018

One powerful organization aiding underrepresented students is the The Point Foundation. The Point Community College Program helps students with some of the greatest adversity- LGBTQ students who are often also first generation or low income. Additionally, all of the st...

March 12, 2018

Terms to Know

Prepaid Tuition Plans- Families are able to pre-purchase credits at public, in-state universities at grandfathered rates. These credits can be counted to tuition costs, but generally not room and board. While these plans are not guaranteed by the federal g...

January 6, 2018

It may sound like a Star Wars character, but it is actually an important admissions strategy.

What is ED2?

ED2 stands for Early Decision Round 2. It allows you to send in a binding application after the earliest dates have past (generally after you have heard from your s...

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