Chapman University

Oct 31, 2010 by

Chapman is a private liberal arts and pre-professional university situated on a beautiful 76 acre campus in the historic Old Towne district of Orange.

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When to Apply Early

Oct 28, 2010 by

Early Decision and Early Applications deadlines are coming up.  Do you know when to apply early and when not to?  Read more…

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High School Counselors Spend L...

Oct 26, 2010 by

The average student-to-counselor ratio in California is 814:1 making it difficult for many students to get individualized help with their college hunt.

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Duke University

Oct 25, 2010 by

Duke is located in Durham, in the midst of North Carolina’s Research Triangle and just minutes away from the Raleigh-Durham airport. 

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Applying to Stanford – who doe...

Oct 18, 2010 by

Do the math: Stanford charges $90 application fee (the highest in the nation). With over 32,000 applicants,

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UC Merced

Oct 17, 2010 by

Starting today, every Sunday,  Kathy and Sandy will profile a college that they’ve visited.  Our first profile is on the newest member of the University of California system: UC Merced.

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The Coca-Cola Scholars Program

Sep 22, 2010 by

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Key Take-Aways from the Fall 2...

Sep 22, 2010 by

Over 700 counselors from around California packed the Fresno Convention Center on Monday,

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‘Tis The Season…For College To...

Sep 17, 2010 by

Mark your calendars, here’s your chance to meet admissions staff from the following colleges.  Check the college’s admissions website for registration info.

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San Jose State, College of Eng...

Sep 13, 2010 by

This open house is for high school or community college students interested in pursuing an engineering degree.

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Protected: Forms – Junio...

Sep 12, 2010 by

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College Fairs for Students wit...

Sep 8, 2010 by

Local students with artistic talent have an opportunity to meet with representatives from prestigious visual and performing arts colleges such as Julliard,

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What does “Demonstrated Intere...

Aug 24, 2010 by

Here’s another great article from Nancy Greisemer.  With college admissions departments being pounded by University presidents

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What Colleges are Really Looki...

Aug 17, 2010 by

IECA (Independent Educational Consultants Association) released its 2010 survey revealing this year’s “Top 10 Strengths and Experiences Colleges look for in High School Students”.

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College Board Eliminates Penal...

Aug 16, 2010 by

Breaking news from the College Board about the 2011 AP tests.  Read more….

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Aug 16, 2010 by

Until fairly recently, the SAT was the standardized test of choice for high school students in the east and west coasts who were interested in applying to college.

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An e-tool that aids the Colleg...

Aug 6, 2010 by

Keeping track of college application requirements and deadlines is a daunting task for seniors and is often a source of friction between students and their parents.

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Is a Name Brand College Worth ...

Aug 1, 2010 by

In an interesting interview with More Magazine, author Claudia Dreifus, challenges the value of  American higher education.  Read more…

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Rising seniors…get started on ...

Jul 30, 2010 by

Many private and out-of-state public colleges and universities accept the Common Application and/or the Universal College Application (UCA).

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Impact of Anticipated Budget S...

Jul 13, 2010 by

We’re all painfully aware of the impact of the budget shortfall on our California public universities and community college system. 

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Rising seniors, Start that col...

Jul 12, 2010 by

It’s the middle of summer and it may seem like eons until college applications are due. 

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The Impact of the Economy on C...

Jul 9, 2010 by

In a survey of high school seniors from the class of 2010, the economy is still a major concern for them and has impacted their college choices. Read more…

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Colleges that Change Lives com...

Jul 3, 2010 by

Colleges that Change Lives is a non-profit consortium of 40 special colleges that are committed to student-centered education.  It’s based on the book of the same name by Loren Pope, a former Washington newspaperman, who also wrote “Looking Beyond the Ivies: Finding the Right College For You. Find out more about these colleges on Sunday, […]

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Why Hire a College Admissions ...

Jun 22, 2010 by

College admissions consultants assist students and their parents with the college planning and application process.  They help families identify colleges and universities that match the student’s needs and interests, and provide guidance on all aspects of the college application and financial aid process. The process of preparing for college is exciting, but it can also […]

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UC Admissions Statistics ̵...

Jun 1, 2010 by

UC 2010 Freshman profile press release and each campus’s press release.

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Hello world!

May 20, 2010 by

Why My College Hunt? Finding the college that is the right fit  based on the student’s personal, financial and academic criteria is not random.  It requires planning, the right tools, perseverance and an  actionable strategy.  The same elements for a successful hunt.  The process also requires ownership. We, at My College Hunt believe in empowering […]

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