What is rushing in college? Your Clear Guide to Greek Life

what is rushing in college? fraternities and sororities

What is rushing in college? If you’re a college student or about to start college, you may have heard the term “rushing” thrown around. But what does it mean, and why do some students choose to participate in it? In this blog post, we’ll explore the concept of rushing and how it relates to Greek […]

Should I take AP or IB classes?

Advanced Placement (AP) classes and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses are both options for high school students looking to challenge themselves academically and potentially earn college credit. While both programs offer rigorous coursework and exams, there are some key differences to consider when deciding which option is right for you. One difference between AP and IB […]

What does Yale look for in its students?

Yale University is a highly selective institution that seeks to admit a diverse and academically talented group of undergraduate students. When reviewing applications for admission, Yale looks for a number of qualities in applicants, including: Overall, Yale looks for students who have a strong track record of academic and personal achievement and who have the […]

Class of 2027 Early Decision Notification Dates

The college admissions season is flying by, and before you know it early admission decisions will be released. Here’s our annual list of early decision notification dates! Compared to the last two years, this college admissions cycle has likely felt like more of a return to “normal.” After two years of primarily virtual college tours, […]

How to Write Your High School Resume

So, it’s time to write your first high school resume for college applications. Maybe you’re inclined to Googling high school resume examples and step-by-step guides to create your own. But templates are generic–you’re not! Remember that ultimately, a resume tells a story–the story of you. Like all well-told stories, it must be formatted thoughtfully and clearly or […]

Your Complete Guide to FAFSA

HOW DOES FAFSA WORK? The FAFSA provides students with access to various funding sources based on specific eligibility requirements. This FAFSA walkthrough will help you determine what they look for in FAFSA eligibility, how you can secure FAFSA grants, and what not to do when submitting your FAFSA application. When a student submits an application, […]

Writing Contests for High School Students

If you’re not a STEM student, it can feel like there are no significant extracurricular activities to do. While STEM-focused peers are out there building robots or doing research, what is a hopeful writer, an avid reader, or history buff supposed to do? For all your humanities and liberal arts inclined students, don’t worry! Here […]

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