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College Rankings: Lists and More Lists

Which colleges and universities made the college rankings lists? Find out here with our list of lists!

5 College Planning Pain Points

What’s your pain point in planning for college? Here are 5 top college planning pain points shared via #CampusChat along with tips to ease the pain.

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Parent College Coach Tip #35: Don’t Skip the College Visits

The college visits are one of the most crucial components in choosing a college. Without visiting, your student won’t have the key to choosing a college: can he see himself attending there

College Rankings: Lists and More Lists

Which colleges and universities made the college rankings lists? Find out here with our list of lists!

College Roommate Check-up Time

Living with a college roommate is a huge adjustment — for BOTH roommates. If you’ve been rooming together just long enough to discover what really irritates you about the other, these tips are for you!

Why You Need a Resumé in 9th Grade

Did you know the need for a resumé begins as early as 9th grade? That’s the best time to start when keeping a record of accomplishments becomes important.

Empowering Students as Social Entrepreneurs

Our children are caring and passionate about helping others. How do we empower them to leverage their social media skills to become social entrepreneurs?

First Trip to China: Master Mandarin Chinese

If you are traveling to China it will behoove you to learn a few key phrases, some numbers and the like. After all, how can you find your way or bargain with a merchant if you can’t speak the language? So, following is a little history of how the language came to be along with a list of phrases/words.

Parent College Coach Tip #44: Don’t Waste the Holiday Break

Even though it may be just a few weeks, college-bound students should take advantage of their time and use it for some college prep.

Parent College Coach Tip #43: Be a Black Friday Bargain Hunter

Today is Black Friday and those of us who want a bargain have been perusing...

The Rise of a High School Junior: Course Selection & Personality Type

– Any of us working in college admissions or with college-bound teens knows how important course selection is, especially for the junior year of high school. It’s one thing to know it. It’s another to parent your way through the process. Understanding personality types helps.

Parent College Coach Tip #4: Look for College Bargains

– Bargain hunting for a college? There are deals and discounts to cover college costs.

No Day but Today: Get Involved in Extracurricular Activities

"What else is there to do here?" This is often a question on the...

Have Questions on Your College Tour ? Ask the Natives

We asked Chelsea Merget, our public relations intern from Boston University,...