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St. Lawrence University – 1st Year Experience

If you’re wondering what your 1st year experience will be like once you get into college, you’re not alone. Taking that big, next step is exciting for some and terrifying for others. Colleges know this and can help.

SCV 5 Minute Guide to Study Abroad

Did you know there’s more than one way to study abroad? Check out our new 5-Minute Guide to Study Abroad and get started planning your college journey abroad.

5 Survival Tips for Taking Online College Courses

All college students should expect at least one all-online class as part of any degree program. These five tips will help you stay on track even without the personal interaction of a traditional classroom.

The Dos and Don’ts of Being Deferred

While being deferred from your first-choice early action or early decision application can be upsetting, take heart. These do’s and don’ts will help the deferred student.

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Visiting Colleges in Chicago? Consider a Weekend in the Windy City

Chicago is my kind of town. From the breathtaking architecture, to the fabulous shopping on the Magnificent Mile, to their infamous Chicago pizza, the city offers visitors a plethora of activities for a weekend visit. If you’re visiting any of the colleges in the Chicago area, why pass up an opportunity to spend the weekend in the Windy City?

Visit St. Lawrence University

You know that any university can look good in a brochure, which is why a campus visit is such a valuable tool in your college search. Here’s how to get the most out of your visit to St. Lawrence University.

How I Chose Coastal Carolina University

There are a ton of things to consider when picking a college. In the end, my decision came down to choosing between which opportunities I could take advantage of immediately and what the location of the school was like.

Ditch Those Preconceived Notions!

— Planning to visit New York City? In addition to the bright lights of the big city, you’ll find big opportunities for learning at the college level. From urban colleges to sprawling campuses, NYC is not only a great place to visit, it’s a great place to visit colleges!

The Java Break: A Sip and a Glimpse of Lawrence, Kansas

If you’re a student at KU, what do you do when you run out of K-cups?

Scholarship Mom Tip #21: Ask for Recommendations NOW

High school juniors, this tip is just for you!  Well before you leave...

On the Road to College with DJ Waldow

Special thanks to DJ Waldow, former guest on #CampusChat, for telling his...

Alexis Avila: A Microcosm of the World At Large

From Alexis Avila for First College Visit, a series of first college...

St. Lawrence University – 1st Year Experience

If you’re wondering what your 1st year experience will be like once you get into college, you’re not alone. Taking that big, next step is exciting for some and terrifying for others. Colleges know this and can help.

Visit St. Lawrence University

You know that any university can look good in a brochure, which is why a campus visit is such a valuable tool in your college search. Here’s how to get the most out of your visit to St. Lawrence University.

Next on #CampusChat: The Value of a Liberal Arts Education

What is a “liberal arts education?” Find out on our next #CampusChat !

Campus Visits: The Super Bowl of Choosing a College

Colleges can create any kind of experience possible during campus visits. Some will do so differently — and better — than others. What’s been your experience?

University of New Haven – National Security Studies

Major in truth, justice, and the American way! The University of New Haven offers National Security Studies through the Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences. Be one of the good guys (white hat optional).

Jump Right In To UNH’s Marine Biology Program

As a freshman in University of New Haven’s Marine Biology Program, you’ll discover quickly that when the program description says “Jump Right In,” take it literally.

Explore UNH: A New Campus Visitor’s Guide for University of New Haven

February 6, 2013: In response to the growing popularity of mobile devices,...

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