Meet Our December College Scholarship Winner: Vanessa

By: Mia Myklebust   Congratulations to Vanessa, the December CollegeMapper College Scholarship Contest winner! This motivated young lady is a Junior in high school and has already starting figuring out how to finance her education.   Sunday through Friday (after school of course) Vanessa goes to her job as a receptionist at a tax office. Her […]

Tips When Filing the FAFSA [VIDEO]

Unfortunately for college applicants today, getting into college is only half the battle. Once they’re accepted most students have to figure out how to pay for their education. A great first step to take is filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, often called the FAFSA. Filing this document can be a confusing process, but […]

Top Colleges for Computer Science

By: Mia Myklebust   Take a look at any “best majors” list for today’s economy and you are almost sure to find Computer Science near the top. We all know how dependent most of us are on technology and someone has to create all the products we use on a daily basis. That person could be you. […]

February To Do’s for College

It’s February and chilly, but there are still many things you need to be thinking about for college (yay!). These things will keep you so busy that you won’t feel the cold! Seniors: Be sure that all of your applications are complete You do this by clicking the link the college emailed you right after you […]