Applying for college is a major undertaking, with no guarantee of acceptance. It can truly be a nerve-wracking process, especially if you’re applying to one of the top 15 hardest colleges to get into. Colleges with Low Acceptance Rates It’s widely believed that schools that are more selective, i.e. have lower acceptance rates, will offer a better education and a more prestigious degree. However, that’s not necessarily true. Most schools have a limit on the […]

Should I go to grad school?

By lwilliams. Edited by Unigo If you have plans to become a doctor or lawyer, then yeah, grad school should definitely be in your future plans. But, what about the rest of us? If you’re nearing the end of your undergraduate degree program, you may begin to wonder if you should keep this schooling thing up. After all, these past four years just flew by, so what’s another two … or seven? Maybe some of your […]

7 college planning tasks for underclassmen

By lwilliams We know you hear it all the time. “The earlier you start, the better.” Well, sometimes these age-old words of wisdom can be true — especially for college planning. Now, if you’re a high school freshmen or sophomore, don’t get too jealous of the upperclassmen applying for college. While you may not be planning on who will be your college dorm roommate just yet, there’s still plenty you can do to start working toward […]