What is Affirmative Action and How Does it Affect Me?

When it comes to college applications one term that always lingers in the background is Affirmative Action. Although it is not something that anyone can control or part of the application anyone can manipulate it affects everyone no matter what.  Affirmative action was first introduced by the Kennedy administration in Executive Order No. 10925 on … Continue reading What is Affirmative Action and How Does it Affect Me?

What You Need To Know About College Visits

To find your perfect fit, college visits and fairs will help you compare and learn more about different colleges. This step in your application process will show colleges that you are interested and dedicated! When, Where, and How Physical campus tours usually take place before the admissions period, ranging from the summer before senior year … Continue reading What You Need To Know About College Visits

The Do’s and Don’ts for a Winning Common App Essay

Before prom, graduation, and other fun high school milestones, senior year begins with the rigorous college application season. As intimidating as it may feel, there’s no need to panic! After 3 years of test preparation, club meetings, and late night study sessions, your application is full of great achievements and potential. Now, the hard (but … Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts for a Winning Common App Essay

HOW TO ACE YOUR NEXT TEST BY CHANGING YOUR MINDSET

Photo © Monkey Business - stock.adobe.com Even when you know the material, there’s no doubt that exams can be difficult because of the pressure of the situation. A lot of students struggle with test taking not because the content is hard but because they aren’t mentally prepared for that stressful environment where it feels like … Continue reading HOW TO ACE YOUR NEXT TEST BY CHANGING YOUR MINDSET

The Summer 2020 Ultimate Guide to College Admissions

Photo by Ramon Kagie on Unsplash So, how important really are your summers for college applications? Everyone loves spending their summer relaxing. But the truth is, for top colleges in America, admissions officers want more. They want to see that students are being productive and working on their passions. We know summer is right around the corner. If … Continue reading The Summer 2020 Ultimate Guide to College Admissions

Summer Success with AE2: Opportunities in Music, Writing, and the Arts

Photo by Mr TT on Unsplash Calling all future musicians, actors/actresses, authors and artists! We've compiled a list of opportunities you can pursue this summer to boost your college applications while quarantined. These are great opportunities for you to highlight your passions and show that you stay motivated even during the summer. CLASSES AND PROGRAMS Many universities host … Continue reading Summer Success with AE2: Opportunities in Music, Writing, and the Arts

Summer Success with AE2: Opportunities in Entrepreneurship, Design, and Business

Calling all future entrepreneurs, businesspeople, and designers! We've compiled a list of opportunities you can pursue this summer to boost your college applications while quarantined. These are great opportunities for you to highlight your passions and show that you stay motivated even during the summer. CLASSES AND PROGRAMS Many universities host programs for high schoolers … Continue reading Summer Success with AE2: Opportunities in Entrepreneurship, Design, and Business

SUMMER SUCCESS WITH AE2: OPPORTUNITIES IN MEDICINE, RESEARCH, AND THE HEALTH SCIENCES

Calling all future doctors, pharmacists, and other healthcare workers! We've compiled a list of opportunities you can pursue this summer to boost your college applications while quarantined. These are great opportunities for you to highlight your passions and show that you stay motivated even during the summer. CLASSES AND PROGRAMS Many universities host programs for … Continue reading SUMMER SUCCESS WITH AE2: OPPORTUNITIES IN MEDICINE, RESEARCH, AND THE HEALTH SCIENCES