College

Practical strategies and tips curated from the best school coaches in the world to get you that much closer to your dream university.


November 21, 2023

How to Crack the "Why This School?" College Essay: 5 Tips for Success

A Dartmouth College graduate and admissions coach shares a five-step plan for tackling the most generic yet tricky college essay prompt: "Why this school?" Learn how to make your candidacy stand out to the admissions committee.

October 30, 2023

5 Pro Tips for Writing Successful College Application Essays

In this article, we provide expert tips and tricks to help you craft a compelling and memorable college essay. From brainstorming to proofreading and editing, here are ways to write a winning essay.

October 30, 2023

The Freshman’s Guide to Stanford University: Curriculum, Program Structure, Top Classes, and More

Are you headed to Stanford or an aspiring admit? This article is for you, including top classes and professors, an overview of the undergrad program structure, info on the Bing Overseas Studies Program, and more.

October 30, 2023

How to Succeed During Your College Years

The four years that you spend in college will have a major impact on the rest of your life - here's how to make the most of the time in order to propel yourself to success for years to come.

October 30, 2023

The Top 40 College Scholarships

A curated list of the 40 best scholarships available this year to help students finance their undergraduate degrees, succeed in studies, and prepare for future careers, including merit-based, essay-based, and more.

October 30, 2023

5 Tips for Time Management in College

In the hustle and bustle of college life, effective time management is an invaluable skill for students striving to balance their academic, social, and personal commitments. In this article, Haelee N. delves into how college students can optimize their schedules and make the most of their time.

October 30, 2023

5 Tips for Making the Most of Your College Years

College is a time of uncertainty for most individuals and there's a lot of pressure to make it the "greatest years" of your life. Here are 5 ways to make the most of this time.

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November 29, 2023

How to Nail the Harvard Supplemental Essays

Unlock the secrets to crafting standout Harvard supplemental essays with our expert guide.

November 28, 2023

University of Southern California: College Application & Program Overview

Discover everything you need to know about applying to the University of Southern California and explore the diverse range of programs and opportunities available at this prestigious institution.

November 28, 2023

Princeton University: College Application & Program Overview

Learn everything you need to know about applying to Princeton University and get an in-depth overview of the programs and opportunities available at this prestigious institution.

November 27, 2023

How to Write a Conclusion for a College Application Essay

Discover the dos and don'ts of writing a conclusion for your college application essays and get tips for making your essay shine.

November 27, 2023

Writing the College Essay: Dumplings, Dogs, the Letter S, and the 5-Step Process That Makes Sense of All the BS

This five-step framework will help you demystify the falsely daunting task of writing your college essay and craft a piece that ties the full story of your application together in a way that speaks to the college of your dreams, from a Dartmouth alumna and college admissions coach.

November 21, 2023

How to Crack the "Why This School?" College Essay: 5 Tips for Success

A Dartmouth College graduate and admissions coach shares a five-step plan for tackling the most generic yet tricky college essay prompt: "Why this school?" Learn how to make your candidacy stand out to the admissions committee.

November 7, 2023

How to Submit a Compelling Brown Video Introduction–Expert Tips for Admission

Learn expert tips for creating a compelling brown video introduction that will set you apart in the admission process.

November 7, 2023

How to Ace Your Northwestern University Alumni Interview–With Sample Questions

Learn how to nail your Northwestern University alumni interview with our expert tips and sample questions.

October 30, 2023

5 Pro Tips for Writing Successful College Application Essays

In this article, we provide expert tips and tricks to help you craft a compelling and memorable college essay. From brainstorming to proofreading and editing, here are ways to write a winning essay.

October 30, 2023

The Freshman’s Guide to Stanford University: Curriculum, Program Structure, Top Classes, and More

Are you headed to Stanford or an aspiring admit? This article is for you, including top classes and professors, an overview of the undergrad program structure, info on the Bing Overseas Studies Program, and more.

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