College Applications


Extracurriculars That Look Great On Your College Application

Colleges want passonate, engaged, energetic students with leadership potential. Here’s how to show them that you are the student they’re looking for.


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Can Your Social Media Image Affect Your Chances of Getting Into College?

How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?


Stanford University Campus

Stanford Reports Record Number Of Undergraduate Applicants

Stanford University received a record breaking 38,828 applications for undergraduate admission this year and offered admission to 2,210 high school students, university officials said Friday.


San Jose State University (San Jose State University)

SJSU May Drop Preferential Admission for Local Applicants

San Jose State University hopes to decide Monday on whether or not they will drop preferential admission for local student applications.