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Avoid These Common FAFSA Mistakes!

Avoid These Common FAFSA Mistakes! By Tamara In January, more than 20 million students will file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and many will submit applications with mistakes. Simple errors can delay or even derail your chances [...]

6 College Essay Topics to Avoid and What Not to Write About

6 College Essay Topics to Avoid and What Not to Write About By Unigo College essays can play a vital role in college admissions. Often times, it is the only way a student can get his or her voice heard. The application itself provides the biographica [...]

College Admissions Essay Guide

Unigo College Essay Guide

How Do I Get an Address For That Thank You Notes?

When you interview with an alum, you may be responding to a phone call setting up the time and place. You may only have their phone number. How do you get their contact information (e-mail or snail mail address) for your thank you note?

But what if I choose the wrong college?

The idea that there is only one right college is a myth. Here’s why you shouldn’t be afraid of missing your destiny when it comes to choosing the best college for you.

The Gap Year: When it Makes Sense to Take a Year Off

Instead of making the direct leap from high school to college, some choose the road less traveled: the gap year.

Preparing for College - A to-do-list for the summer before your senior year

  A "to do list" for the summer before your senior year