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Applying to College

Help your teen whip those college applications into shape. Get tips on writing a great essay, interviewing at colleges, asking for recommendations, and much more.

 

  1. Find out how to avoid seven deadly application mistakes.

  2. These tips will help your kids write a winning college essay.

  3. Learn the right way to ask for recommendations.

  4. Do you know the top ten things colleges look for in a high-school student?

  5. Learn how to prepare for the college interview.

  6. Should your child apply to college early decision?

  7. Find the tips and advice you need to help finance college.
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