Getting Into College

Getting into college takes a lot of time and effort. To help you get into the college of your choice, check out these articles on taking college entrance exams and the college application and admission process.

Differences Between Public Universities and Private Schools

Entering College Without a Major in Mind

Figure Out Your College Preference

Freshman Dorm Life: Choosing a Roommate

Gain an Edge with Community Service

Apply to College Online

Approach AP Essay Questions with Ease

Choose the Right Dorm

Choosing a College: The Importance of the Campus Tour

Choosing Between a Large or Small College

Get a Clue about Community College

The College Admissions Interview

Get College Info from People around You

Getting Into College: Letters of Recommendation

Getting the Most from Your High School Guidance Counselor

Going to College When You Have a Disability

How College Applications Are Reviewed to Determine Acceptance

How Many Colleges Should You Apply To?

Keep Track of Test Time: Exam Calendar

Know What Colleges Are Looking For

Know Which Exam's Right for You

Pack Your Bags for SAT* Exam Day

Plan Wisely for Campus Visits

Planning High School Summers with an Eye toward College Admissions

Prepare for the Revised SAT*

Put Together a College Admission Timeline

Read the Right Stuff for the AP* English Literature Exam

Save Yourself from Senioritis

Start Earning College Credit Early

Student Diversity as an Important Factor in Considering Colleges

Taking a Year Off between High School and College

Take the Right High School Classes to Get into College

Technology and the College Application Process

Understanding Subject Tests and College Admissions

Understanding Your Academic Average and Class Rank

Weighing One College's Degree Program against Another

Write a College Admissions Essay

What Are College Early Action Admissions Plans?

What Are College Early Decision and Regular Decision Admissions Plans?

What Are College Rolling Admissions Plans?

Where Can I Find Info to Compare Colleges?

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