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8 colleges too beautiful to leave over summer break

These colleges are so beautiful, students don't want to leave for summer break.

The "best" college vs. the right college: how to make the right choice

We all want to get into the "best" college. But the best-ranked college isn't always the right choice. Find out how to choose the right college for you.

College Board SAT printing error backlash points to bigger problem

College Board received a slew of complaints after announcing that their June 6 SAT contained a printing error that gave some test takers an extra five minutes. Does this backlash point to a bigger problem regarding the way we think about college admissions?

Getting more out of campus tours, college fairs and info sessions

Think of this as the free trial before you decide to buy. 

Apply yourself: winning the college application game without losing your mind

Advice from three students who lost their minds so that now you don't have to. 

6 summer tips to prepare you for college

The summer before college is one of the biggest events of your life. The anticipation and excitement is almost unbearable. Here are six tips to make the most of your summer and prepare you for your great adventure!

The new SAT vs the old SAT: Which is better?

In March 2016, CollegeBoard will begin administering a new SAT test. Find out how this test will differ from the current version, and whether it'd be better to take the test now or wait to take the new one.