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Find a Hotel Near Campus
It’s easy to find a hotel near campus! Search by either name of the college or university, or enter the name of the city you plan to visit. ...
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.
Parent College Coach Tip #41: Be the Voice of Reason
Without strong parenting and some tough love, your student might make some illogical college choices: going after a name, following a boyfriend/girlfriend, or choosing a college because it’s a party school. Be strong and remember that you are the parent…
Thankfully Yours from Smart College Visit
Do you love Thanksgiving? I do. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. Authorized in 1863 by President Lincoln as a national holiday, it’s the one day set aside on the US calendar officially noted as a day of giving thanks. Although as a tradition, Thanksgiving dates all the way back to 1621 which means that people in our country (even before we were a country) have been saying “thank you” to those who have helped them learn and grow, survive and prosper, for a really long time. In honor of...
Transferring Colleges Mid-Year
You may have strong reasons for considering transferring colleges mid-year after only a single semester, but in many cases there are compelling reasons to wait it out for at least one more term.
College Prep Tips for Winter Break – Next on CampusChat
Brr! It’s cold outside (in some places), warm or cold, you don’t want to miss CampusChat this Thursday! We’ve got college prep tips !
Sallie Mae Scholarship Chat
Did you miss the excellent Scholarships #CampusChat with Sallie Mae? No worries! Find the whole Q&A here.
Trusted Eyes Find College Scholarship Mistakes
Error-free college scholarship applications are a must, and trusted eyes will help you find college scholarship mistakes before you submit your applications.
What is ZeeMee? Everything You Need to Know About The Admissions-Friendly Social Media
ZeeMee is a college admissions specific social media tool, allowing a student to create a multimedia profile about themselves to be viewed by counselors. At this writing, over 220 colleges and universities and 15,000 high schools partner with ZeeMee, so there’s a good chance you or your student already is, or about to be, on the ZeeMee bandwagon. Find out more …