Will This Look Good on My Application?

Will this look good on my application? This is the worst reason why you should choose a sport, hobby, volunteer project, or musical instrument to play. Seriously! College admissions counselors hate the question "Which looks better on my application...?" It exasperates them. They will tell you again and again, they don't want to see that … Continue reading Will This Look Good on My Application?

Go Beyond the Brand

We are the last people to tell you that reputation and prestige don't matter, but you can get an amazing education from more than just a handful of well known colleges and universities. Maybe your parents have their hearts set on Stanford because it's where they went. Maybe your grandmother wants you to go to … Continue reading Go Beyond the Brand