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Class of 2018 Yield Rates

Posted on Wed, May 21, 2014 @ 02:54 PM

Stanford, Yale Report Record-High Yields for the Fall 2014 Freshman Class

After reporting some record-low admissions rates for the Class of 2018, yield rates for the freshman class entering Fall 2014 showed some increases at some of the country’s most selective colleges and universities.

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Tags: Admission Rates, Class of 2018

Tips for Graduating Seniors

Posted on Wed, May 14, 2014 @ 01:50 PM

Here's What Seniors Need to Take Care of Before the End of the School Year

Senior year is almost over, and now that the chaos of the college admissions process has passed, students have time to enjoy their last few weeks of high school.  

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Tags: For High School Seniors, Class of 2018

Class of 2018 Admission Rates

Posted on Fri, Mar 28, 2014 @ 02:58 PM

Some Schools report Record Low Admit Rates, Others Hold Steady

The results are in, and the 2013-14 admissions season was another one filled with highs and lows.

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Tags: College Admission Rates, College Admissions Trends, Class of 2018, College Admission Decision

Admission Decision Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on Mon, Mar 24, 2014 @ 05:19 PM

Do's and Don'ts for High Schools Seniors When Admissions Decisions Come In

It’s decision time, and high schools seniors across the country (and the globe!) are anxiously waiting for colleges to release regular decisions.

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Tags: For High School Seniors, Class of 2018, College Admission Decision

Class of 2018 Regular Decision Notification Dates

Posted on Mon, Mar 17, 2014 @ 02:42 PM

Schools Begin Releasing Decisions Mid-March 

It’s that time of year again! High school seniors, anxiously awaiting decisions from their top-choice schools, will know their college admissions fates soon enough!  

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Tags: Regular decision release date, College Admissions News, Class of 2014, Class of 2018

2013-14 Quirky College Application Questions

Posted on Tue, Aug 06, 2013 @ 05:46 PM

Schools Come Out With More Fun and Creative Application Questions for the 2013-14 College Admissions Season

The Common App launched last week, and while there were some first day hiccups, student have started to plan and write their college admissions essays to a variety of colleges and universities throughout the US.

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Tags: For College Applications, College admissions, Class of 2018, College Admission Decision, For College Application Essays

Tips For Creating College Application Resume

Posted on Mon, Jun 03, 2013 @ 05:33 PM

Students Should Begin Keeping A Resume In 9th Grade, Summer Is A Good Time To Start

Resumes are a mystery to many people, even adults who have been keeping one for years. For high school students, however, the concept of a resume is even more confusing when putting it into the context of college applications.  

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Tags: For Resumes, For High School Students, For College Admissions Resources, College admissions, Class of 2018

College Admission Resources for High School Juniors

Posted on Thu, May 09, 2013 @ 07:27 PM

Online College Admission Resources for Rising Seniors

Junior year is coming to a close, and for most rising seniors the weight of preparing to apply for college can be pretty heavy. At IvyWise, we aim to make the college admissions process as easy as possible for both students and their families. 

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Tags: For High School Seniors, For High School Juniors, College admissions, For Creating a College List, For Test Optional, Class of 2018

3-2 Engineering Programs

Posted on Wed, Jan 16, 2013 @ 07:43 PM

Students Interested in Engineering and Liberal Arts Studies Now Get the Best of Both Worlds

Students interested in becoming engineers have traditionally enrolled in four-year degree programs at large universities with comprehensive engineering programs. These programs allow students to specialize in a particular type of engineering, such as mechanical, chemical, or civil. However, different paths for studying engineering have begun to diverge from the more traditional trajectory. 

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Tags: Class of 2015, For High School Students, Class of 2017, For College Planning, Class of 2018, For Choosing a College, For College Majors

Finding Your Best Fit School: Spotlight on Stanford

Posted on Fri, Dec 28, 2012 @ 07:00 PM

These are a Few of Our Favorite Things...

This week our client relations manager, Alex, tells us what she loved about attending Stanford University in Stanford, CA.

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Tags: For High School Freshmen, For High School Seniors, For High School Students, For High School Juniors, For College Planning, For Creating a College List, Class of 2018, For Choosing a College, For High School Sophomores

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