Make your spring break count by prepping for a standout college application. Here are 8 ways high schoolers can use vacation to get a head start.
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The 2017-2018 FAFSA is here! What does this mean for your early action applications?
Need-to-know info about how to pay for college—2017 FAFSA changes, financial aid, and student loans.
Financial aid tips from the author of Paying for College Without Going Broke.
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AP classes are about more than getting great AP scores! Learn how Advanced Placement courses can boost your GPA and strengthen your college application.
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Get the full list of colleges that superscore the ACT so that you can create your best application strategy.
Learn how to study for finals with our expert advice. We'll help you make a game plan to ace your final exams.
How do you know if you need a tutor? It’s not a bad report card. Learn the signs so you can save your grade.
Learn how to defeat homework distractions once and for all.
Learn how to help your child plan homework assignments and avoid stress.
Are you a communications major looking to utilize strong media, public speaking & writing skills to launch your career? Get your dream job with these tips.
Ever asked an alum for an informational session? Learn how to leverage your alumni network to find a mentor, land a great job, or get career advice.
You don’t have to quit using shampoo or go totally vegan to make your lifestyle more sustainable. Check out our top green living tips for college students.
Are you considering a college with a thriving green culture? Here’s how to get involved on a green campus when you get there.