I am so very excited for you, just beginning your college career! My undergraduate years were some of the best years of my life. I am actually a tiny bit jealous that you are just now embarking on this incredible adventure. I hope this massive blog post is a useful tool during this exciting, confusing, and perhaps stressful journey. Continue reading “The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a College or University”
Stop! This AP Class Quiz Could Change Your Life
Hey ya’ll! I’ll be real with you right now: after writing up and publishing my recent blog post on the pros and cons of taking an AP class, I felt like I let you all down. I had this nagging feeling that the post was incomplete, though I couldn’t figure out why. Didn’t know why I felt that way or what I could add to make it better. I truly felt like I could have done more for you, my lovely readers. Continue reading “Stop! This AP Class Quiz Could Change Your Life”
High school is daunting! With puberty, sports, school, and learning to drive, I know you have enough on your plate. However, that doesn’t change the fact that college is looming near on the horizon. I’m sure you probably want to bury your head in the sand and think “I’ll worry about it when the time comes” but the sooner you plan for college, the better prepared you’ll be. Some great ways to prepare for college and university are to:
- do your research on different schools (check out my blog post and college bucketlist checklist below),
- start applying to scholarships (I have a master list of scholarships you can apply to as a bonus when you grab your College Applications Tracker here),
- and take AP classes. Continue reading “7 Things You Should Know About AP Classes”
Open Letter to Those Participating in March for our Lives
This message is for those incredible individuals participating in the March for our Lives rallies taking place today.
You are amazing.
Aren’t You Worried About Your University Search?
If you’re a junior or senior in high school, you’re probably along the journey to choosing a university. But how do you know whether or not they are going to be a good fit for you?
Are you considering professional school for a quicker path to a profession?
In-state to stay close to home and for the tuition benefits?
Out of state for a brave new experience, change in scenery and weather?
Abroad for the ultimate cultural learning experience? Continue reading “Aren’t You Worried About Your University Search?”