College Life

Things to Do (And Avoid!) While You Await College Decisions

Things to Do (And Avoid!) While You Await College Decisions

So you’re waiting for mid-March when colleges will release a flood of seemingly life-defining decisions. It’s a nerve-wracking time, but here are some tips from Sean about how he spent his time waiting for his college decisions!

4 Things to Know About Deferrals

4 Things to Know About Deferrals

It has been a few months since most Early admission outcomes were announced, and while many of you have received definitive decisions, some of you may feel “in limbo” after being deferred from your Early choice(s). Receiving a deferral notice can certainly be disappointing, but here are a few across-the-board truths to keep in mind as you await your final decisions in late March:

When New Chapters Come with New Challenges

When New Chapters Come with New Challenges

The transition from high school to college is a difficult one, but it’s also a new chapter in your life! While stress and anxiety plague many, if not all students, Marjorie reminds us that our advisors at college and at LogicPrep are here to support you.

College Isn't Just About the Academics: The Cornell Experience

College Isn't Just About the Academics: The Cornell Experience

There is a lot going on during your freshmen year in college, and while you can easily get overwhelmed, it’s also important to enjoy yourself! Here are some extracurriculars that Alex took part in that helped mold his first year experience.

Tips for College Move-In Day

Tips for College Move-In Day

It’s almost Labor Day, and if you haven’t begun moving in already, it’s time to start going through your closets, stocking up on supplies and much more. Here are a few tips to help ease your way back to school. 

My Biggest Regret in College & How You Can Avoid the Same Mistake

My Biggest Regret in College & How You Can Avoid the Same Mistake

While some of you might be preparing to enter a brand new world of college, surrounded by new opportunities, it’s important to remember that you are looking toward a time of choices. Adam reminds us though that no matter what the choice, learning is the whole point!

Your Transition from High School to College

Your Transition from High School to College

Entering any new phase in your life is exciting and scary — the transition from high school to college being one of the biggest. Barbara shares some advice on how to get through this phase! (Because yes, it’s just a phase).

Four Quotes for College (AKA What I Wish I Knew Freshman Year)

Four Quotes for College (AKA What I Wish I Knew Freshman Year)

Instructor and essay coach, Sigrid, shares the insight of others and the insight of her own to those about to enter college!