Why You Should Double Major

My first reaction is why not?  It’s an awesome idea with very few if any drawbacks, so let’s break it down.  When you double major you focus on two subjects …

College Advice For Hard of Hearing Students

Colleges and universities are equipped to handle every sort of learning challenge today’s students face and this certainly includes students who are hard of hearing or deaf. These students often …

Meet our Monthly Scholarship Winner: Daniel!

Say congratulations to Daniel! Our monthly scholarship winner! Daniel is a Junior who recently turned 16. What better birthday gift than a CollegeMapper Scholarship? In his free time, Daniel likes to run, …

What To Do Now To Ensure Success After College

Success after college doesn’t just happen.  There are things that the smart college student does to MAKE it happen!  It’s never too early to start learning these skills and thinking …

What You Need to Know About Class Rank

Things to know about class rank!  Most high school students don’t know much about class rank, and in my opinion, most of you don’t exactly need to worry about it. …

2014 Guide to the Common App: Part 2

Hey kiddos! If you made it through the Common App Guide Part 1 and are now about to tackle Part 2, you’re doing GREAT. Let’s talk about each of these …

2014 Guide to the Common App: Part 1

It’s August 1, 2014, and you Seniors know that that means–the Common App is live!  Let’s walk step-by-step through this beast and help you make sure yours is AMAZING!! Log …

Meet our March Scholarship Winner: Alex

Say congratulations to Alex! The March winner of our CollegeMapper Scholarship Contest! Alex is a new 12th grader who likes to hang out with his friends and play video games …