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3 Pieces of College Admissions Advice for the Class of 2018

By IvyWise on Wed, Aug 09, 2017 @ 12:33 PM

“Don’t Be Afraid to Be Yourself. Colleges Want a Person Not a Paper.”

The college admissions process is officially underway for the high school class of 2018, with the Common Application now open and the new school year just around the corner. Applying to college can be a stressful and intimidating process, but there are simple steps that rising high school seniors can take to make the most of their admissions journey.

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Class of 2018 Yield Rates

By IvyWise on Wed, May 21, 2014 @ 10:54 AM

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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Tips for Graduating Seniors

By IvyWise on Wed, May 14, 2014 @ 09:50 AM

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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Class of 2018 Regular Decision Notification Dates

By IvyWise on Mon, Mar 17, 2014 @ 10:42 AM

Schools Begin Releasing Decisions Mid-March 

 

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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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2013-14 Quirky College Application Questions

By IvyWise on Tue, Aug 06, 2013 @ 01:46 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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3-2 Engineering Programs

By IvyWise on Wed, Jan 16, 2013 @ 02:43 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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Finding Your Best Fit School: Spotlight on Stanford

By IvyWise on Fri, Dec 28, 2012 @ 02:00 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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