Preparing for the SAT can be stressful and costly. Here is a collection of free study materials: SAT. This will be very helpful. If you prefer paper materials, you can print out the needed materials or simply purchase it. It is better to purchase a used copy or ask someone who recently graduated if they have … More Free SAT Prep Materials
This is a list of scholarships that Christiana applied to with their respective deadlines and amount . I applied to many of the same scholarships as well. I bolded some of the ones she received. Don’t be discouraged or deterred to apply for a scholarship just because you think that your GPA or test scores aren’t … More Scholarship List
Applying for scholarships my senior year was really an experience for me, mostly because I did not know what I was doing, I began applying late because I didn’t know where to look for scholarships. Fortunately I was able to get a few before senior year ended. A lot of people have been asking about … More Shooting for a Free College Career with Scholarships?
I asked recent graduates the following question: Is there something you wish you had done in the grades preceding senior year that you feel would’ve smoothed senior year / college admissions process? Here are their responses… “I wish I would have worked harder and not been okay with the bare minimum. Not procrastinating. Looking into … More What do recent graduates wish they would’ve done differently?
Volunteering is so fun. It opens your eyes to many different things. You meet diverse people with noteworthy stories and gain important skills. Unfortunately volunteering has such a negative / tedious connotation. When people think of it, they tend to think of changing wet diapers at the nursing home or moping the floors of a … More Teenage Volunteering 101: New People. Different Places. Indescribable Rewards.
Just a year ago, I was a clueless and confused rising senior. I was like you – in the hype of finally being a senior (#Classof2015). I took my first SATs in June without studying. I took it because that was what was recommended from brochures and websites (Spring/Summer of your Junior year). I received … More WHAT TO DO THE SUMMER BEFORE YOUR SENIOR YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL