While the benefits of a college education outweigh the costs by a lot, the cost is daunting. Here are six tips on how you can cut the cost of college by tens of thousands of dollars.
Career centers on campus are an under-utilized resource. They can make the difference between an education that pays off vs. one that doesn't.
The Universities of California require you to answer four of eight University of California personal insight questions. Here's what you need to know.
Most campus tours will focus on amenities and prestige factors But as a parent helping your child, here are questions you should be asking at a campus tour.
College admissions isn't just about getting in, it's about finishing and thriving in life. That's why it matters that you find a great fit college.
Parents and students in the college application process want to know: what decision factors influence which candidates a college admits and whom it denies?
Visiting colleges can be expensive. Between airfare or gas, hotel rooms, rental cars, parking and food, you could end up spending thousands of dollars. So before you fly, travel in the virtual world. College virtual tours can be a great way to screen colleges and find your fit.
The Coalition Application is one of the biggest changes in the college application process this year. Here's what it means for you.
The key to making a good college list is to focus on finding colleges that are good fits, rather than chasing after the highest ranked one. Most rankings are arbitrary and don’t reflect an institution's true educational quality. Focus on finding an authentic balance: of likelihood, cost, earnings, educational program, culture, and other factors.
College is a consequential decision, and the admissions process can be complex and stressful. To give families a head start, we at LifeLaunchr compiled this selection of insider tips from college admissions counselors in the country – people who have helped thousands of students find and get into great-fit schools.