Is A Gap Year Program For Me?

If you are a student who is feeling like a slight break between high school and college might just sound like a good thing, then a gap year program could be the solution …

What To Do If You’re Waitlisted

Seniors, it’s that time of year where you’re hearing some exciting news and some not-so-exciting news. Plus, some of you will be waitlisted. Here is the scoop. Ok, so waitlisted …

What Colleges Can I Still Apply To?

If you’re a little late to the game, fear not, all hope is not lost! Over 200 colleges are still accepting applications for first-year students to attend in the Fall …

Why You Should Be a RA

In college, when you live in the dorms, you will have an RA on your floor.  RA means “Resident Adviser” and this person is like your dorm “mom” or “dad” …

What Are Pre-College Programs?

Pre-college programs are awesome!  They are typically held on a college campus during the summer,  and they can last from a few days to several weeks. Colleges often offer these programs …

How To Choose A College

By: Farah Mokhtar So you’ve finally received the letters you’ve been anxiously waiting so long for your college acceptance letters. Out of tens of thousands of other applicants, they picked …

What Are Student Support Resources?

Student Support Resources are programs that exist on every community college and college campus to help you in any way that you may need help.  Broadly, these resources can help …

Should You Return To College?

Have you ever thought of going to college?  Have you started before and stopped but would like to go back? Are you perhaps thinking of a career change? Adults returning …

Meet Our January Scholarship Winner: Madison!

The January winner of our CollegeMapper $1000 Scholarship contest is one special lady. Meet Madison, a dynamic high school Senior with a bright future! Madison is passionate about staying fit and …

SAT Announces Major Changes!

Today the CollegeBoard announced major changes to the SAT, marking the second time this century they have made significant changes to the test. This is big news for high school …