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Helpful tips, resources, and articles from our Admissions Experts and the CollegeAdvisor team.

Scholarships for High School Juniors: Introduction While college financial planning may not be at the forefront of your mind, it’s never too early to start planning for college. With rising […]

This article about studying abroad is presented in partnership with amberstudent, a student accommodation provider that aims to help students find housing and transportation abroad.  Introduction: The benefits of studying […]

Best Universities in New York – Introduction Ah, New York– the Big Apple! Home to some world-renowned institutions, which are not only the best universities in New York but also […]

College Application Deadlines – Introduction Understanding college application deadlines is a key part of planning for the college admissions process. You may have just started building your college list. Or, […]

Exploring Ivy League Universities – Introduction Chances are, if you’re working through the college application process, you’ve heard the phrase “Ivy League universities.” Ivy League schools are some of the […]

How to Pay for College: Introduction Getting into the school of your dreams may feel like a huge relief. After all, you’ve worked hard on your college applications, crafted strong […]

Best Colleges in California: Introduction With one of the most robust public university systems in the nation—as well as many top-ranked private colleges—California has a lot to offer college students. […]

How to Choose a Major – Introduction  Like choosing a college, choosing a major is a big decision. Because college majors can be connected to your potential career path, choosing […]

Best Colleges for Economics – An Introduction As you prepare for the college admissions process, you might consider pursuing an economics major. Economics is one of the top 10 college […]

What is a good PSAT score, what is a good SAT score? Read this expert guide to SAT, ACT, and PSAT scores to answer all your questions today!

If you’re worried about your SAT scores, consider applying to a Test-Optional College. This guide covers the 25 Best Test-Optional Schools!

Looking to avoid applying to the most expensive universities? Our expert guide to Most Expensive Colleges in the US and World can help you!

Looking for the best college towns? Explore dozens of colleges towns in our expert guide to best college towns in America by region!

Best Colleges in Texas – Introduction Are you looking for the best colleges in Texas? The answer to “what are the best colleges in Texas” will be different for every […]

Curious whether you need a college resume? Check out this guide on how to write a resume for college with real college resume examples today!

Ever thought about taking a Gap Year? Explore our expert guide to answer your questions about what is a gap year and why you might take one?

Want to know how to apply to UC Schools? Read our expert guide to the UC Application today and make applying to any UC school a breeze!

Worried about the cost of college and student loan debt? Learn what Biden’s student loan debt relief program means for college graduates!

Wondering how to write a personal statement? Read five personal statement examples in this CollegeAdvisor guide to Personal Statements today!

What college should I go to? An Introduction Congratulations on being accepted to college! Now, you might be wondering, “What college should I go to?”  Doing some college comparison exercises […]

The College List – An Introduction CollegeAdvisor’s College Finder Series is designed to help you navigate every part of choosing the right college for you, including:   This “College List” article […]