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Dos and Don'ts of UC Essays: Tips to Help You Succeed

November 3, 2021

As the November 1st deadline creeps closer and closer, students scramble to gather all of their early admission materials together. But even once you’ve hit send on your early Common App schools, it’s not over if you’re applying to one or more of the Universities of California. The UC school application

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A Guide to the USC Supplemental Essays 2021-2022

October 28, 2021

You could be applying to the University of Southern California as an aspiring actor hoping to benefit from the “Acting for the Stage, Screen, and New Media” program as a stepping stone to Hollywood. Or you could be more of a STEM-oriented person, hoping to break into the gaming industry

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Choosing Target and Safety Schools: Balancing Your List

October 25, 2021

It’s almost crunch time for high school seniors applying to college this year. Hopefully, you have an early decision/restrictive early action school in mind, your dream college, where you hope you can be admitted

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How to Write the University of Michigan Supplemental Essays 2021-2022

October 21, 2021

Frequently referred to as “the Harvard of the West,” The University of Michigan—Ann Arbor is known for being one of the most academically competitive schools in the Midwest, with an acceptance rate of 18.2% for the 2020-2021 cycle. Michigan is ranked as the #1 public

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Strategizing the Wash U in St. Louis Supplemental Essay 2021-2022

October 20, 2021

Washington University in St. Louis is a perfect option if you’re looking for a school in the Midwest that has consistently been ranked among the Top 20. This university can provide you with a collaborative environment and the chance to explore your goals through one of their four undergraduate schools

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How to Write the Wake Forest Supplemental Essays 2021-2022

October 18, 2021

Consistently ranked among the top 30 schools in US News’ annual rankings, Wake Forest University is a strong option for many talented students. Located in Winston-Salem North Carolina, this university offers over 45 programs, including 60 minors. Whether you have your eyes on their unique

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A Guide to the Georgetown Essays 2021-2022

October 14, 2021

Year after year, Georgetown University remains one of the most prestigious universities in the country. Understandably, gaining admission is not easy—Georgetown has an acceptance rate of only 15% (and reached a record low of 12% last year). Whether you’re applying to this DC school

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University of California Applications Guide: Everything You Need to Know

October 13, 2021

Welcome to the University of California applications guide! The University of California schools have incredible options for students interested in attending research-heavy national universities close to the Pacific Ocean. With nine colleges offering undergraduate admission, you could

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How to Write the Emory Supplemental Essays 2021-2022

October 12, 2021

You might be applying to Emory University for a variety of reasons. Whether you have your eyes on this Atlanta college for the smaller class sizes or the state-of-the-art lab facilities

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Analyzing the Carnegie Mellon Supplemental Essays 2021-2022

October 11, 2021

Carnegie Mellon University is top-choice for numerous students. The college prides itself on its holistic approach to accepting students—so if you have your eye on one of the undergraduate colleges within CMU, you’ll need to excel not just in academics, but in your extracurriculars as well. And the best way to prove that you are

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