October 15, 2019

Learn what it takes to apply to college.

September 17, 2019

Choosing a college is an exciting time for a student. There are many different factors to consider when you narrow down your school list. Unless you have decided to apply Early Decision, it’s best to wait until all decisions are received, along with any financial aid o...

September 10, 2019

Standardized exams tend to ignite a sense of anxiety among students. Not everyone is a strong standardized test taker. However, the reality is that many colleges use the results of the standardized exams in their decision-making process for admission and merit scholars...

August 6, 2019

When students apply for college admission, they are competing with thousands of other candidates throughout the United States and abroad. In addition to strong course rigor and standardized exams, one of the most profound way a student can differentiate their candidacy...

July 19, 2019

As a Franklin, TN college counselor and Brentwood, TN college counselor, I work with many students throughout our communities looking for college application help and advising. I have noticed that each community has many similarities and differences. One...

June 22, 2019

Summer break is an excellent time for students to take some respite and regroup for another successful academic year. It’s also a time to expand upon their extra-curricular activity and leadership work outside of the classroom. The months in

As a Nashville college couns...

February 19, 2019

College admissions decisions are in full force. For those of you who have been admitted into your top-choice schools, congratulations! All that hard work, planning, and strategizing paid off!

Before you sign on the dotted line and pay your enrollment deposit (typically...

May 11, 2018

May 1 is the universal enrollment deposit deadline. What does this mean? This means that most colleges in the USA require enrollment deposits to be submitted by midnight for accepted students to reserve a place in the incoming freshman class. Many colleges consider May...

March 7, 2018

The 2018-2019 Common Application essay prompts are now available to the public. The prompts remain unchanged from the 2017-2018 application season. This release is important news to consider, as it gives current high school juniors advanced notification and the opportu...

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