Prepped & Polished: More Than a Tutor

From grade school to graduate school, there are times when learning can overwhelm and finding a tutor becomes necessary. On top of that, you may find you need more than a tutor–times when you need a testing coach or guidance through the college admissions process. Prepped & Polished is a company designed to help students by addressing all three areas of need: in-person or online tutoring, college counseling, and test...

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First College Visit Stories by Business Professionals
Mar25

First College Visit Stories by Business Professionals

When SmartCollegeVisit launched in November, 2009, we kicked things off by sponsoring a series of college visit stories by business professionals. We discovered what we hoped would be true — that for some, the memory of the first time they set foot on the campus of the school that would become their alma mater would become one those defining moments in their personal journeys from the youth to adulthood. We were delighted to...

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Returning to your Roots on a College Visit
Feb03

Returning to your Roots on a College Visit

Sometimes, a college visit is like a homecoming. This proved true for Alexis Avila on his college visit–a return to Ann Arbor, Michigan. His story appeared on Handshake 2.0 as part of the continuing series of First College Visit stories by business professionals. This series is sponsored by SmartCollegeVisit. Read: A Microcosm of the World At Large by Alexis Avila  Alexis Avila is Founder, Director of Prepped and...

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Student-to-Student: Questions to ask on a College Visit
Jan25

Student-to-Student: Questions to ask on a College Visit

If you’re wondering what questions to ask when you visit a college, this student-to-student college visit guide get you started.

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