The latest news on college applications
Students should submit a help ticket and contact colleges if they have issues with the Common App.
Identifying must-have characteristics and deal-breakers can help move along a college search.
Avoid canceling your SAT or ACT score unless you are positive you underperformed on test day.
Winter break is an ideal time to explore college major options and prepare for life away from home.
From free practice exams to vocabulary flash cards, the Internet is a robust SAT study resource.
International students should follow directions closely for recommendation letters for U.S. colleges.
Students with poor grades on their transcript should wait until regular admission to apply to college.
The University of Tulsa had the biggest difference between early and regular acceptance rates.
From big cities to small towns and hot summers to cold winters, U.S. colleges can vary widely.