A Dartmouth, Northwestern, Princeton, Berkeley and Vanderbilt Breakfast!

This morning I met with Dartmouth College, Northwestern University, Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley and Vanderbilt University for some breakfast and campus/admissions updates. This Coast to Coast College Tour is a great opportunity to check in with admissions and hear new information! Colleges are always growing, adding new programs, tweaking plans and it’s amazing… Read More A Dartmouth, Northwestern, Princeton, Berkeley and Vanderbilt Breakfast!

The pieces of your application and the weight of extracurricular activities

  I always love reading the latest article from Collegewise’s founder Kevin McMullin. His advice is sound, to the point and honestly just makes sense. His latest post is in regards to the activities section of an application. Before we dive into the article, let’s take a brief look at the different components of an… Read More The pieces of your application and the weight of extracurricular activities

The application, essays and beyond – selective institutions

I found this article in the Huffington Post’s online blog. I am not going to put the title, because I really think the content of the article is more valuable than what the title suggests. When you’re thinking about applying, researching colleges and what admission offices are looking for, especially at elite institutions, I liked… Read More The application, essays and beyond – selective institutions