Many high school students take AP courses and tests. But do those AP test scores directly affect admissions decisions?

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By: Guest On: June 21, 2017 In: Academics, High School, Living in the US, Student Life Comments: 0

Between class, work, friends and studying -- not to mention extracurricular activities and athletic obligations -- it can sometimes...

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By: Guest On: June 14, 2017 In: High School, Internships, Jobs, Summer, Uncategorized Comments: 0

With these new ideas, you’re sure to have a blast at your summer job, learn a lot and impress...

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By: Guest On: May 15, 2017 In: High School, Testing Comments: 0

After all this time, ACT test day is finally looming. Here are some tips to make sure it goes...

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Whether you are leaving the US or coming to this country through a high school exchange program, you can...

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As your last day of high school approaches, you’re likely thinking a lot about the challenges that will come...

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If you’re taking one or more AP classes in high school, you might already be starting to get apprehensive...

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By: Guest On: February 13, 2017 In: Applying to College, High School, Summer Comments: 0

US admissions officers want to see students engaging in productive and constructive activities over the summer months, instead of...

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By: Autumn at University Language On: October 11, 2016 In: Applying to College, Blog, High School Comments: 0

It seems like every college applicant tries to be the well-rounded student, since this is what they’ve been told...

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Participating in extracurricular activities during high school is encouraged by many colleges. Letting colleges know about your extracurricular activities...

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As you start the summer before your senior year, your thoughts should be focused on applying to college. And...

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Staying at a college overnight is a great opportunity to live in the dorms, eat cafeteria food, and see...

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By: Guest On: May 20, 2016 In: Applying to College, High School, Testing Comments: 0

The difference between official questions and non-official questions might not be that obvious to someone without much training. However,...

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By: Guest On: May 12, 2016 In: Applying to College, High School, Summer Comments: 0

One of the most important aspects of any college application is the personal statement. For many students, this is...

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If you’re an international student applying to US colleges, you likely have a long list of things to do...

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