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College Consultants: Price of Admission The Philadelphia Inquirer By Kathy Boccella, Inquirer Staff Writer October 28, 2007 The season of college admissions is upon us, and savvy parents know that what's at stake here is nothing less than t…
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These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things... It may sound very arbitrary, but I knew when I was applying to colleges that I wanted to go to a “big football” school. Of course a university with an exceptional journalism and communications p…
Learn What Yield Rates Look Like for the Class of 2025 After many colleges reported all-time low acceptance rates, some students might be curious about their yield rates, or just how many of these admitted applicants have chosen to enroll.…
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Here Are Some of the Most Unusual and Fun College Application Essay and Short Answer Prompts The Common Application is officially open, and many college-bound high school students are hard at work on their college applications. In addition…
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Here are Some of the First Admission Rates for the Class of 2025 While the regular school year is finishing out virtually for many students in response to the coronavirus, it’s still business as usual when it comes to admissions decisions…
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Here’s When Students Can Expect to Receive Regular Admission Decisions Are you ready for regular decision notification dates? Admissions offices across the US are working hard to get through hundreds of thousands of regular decision colle…
Colleges Report Record-High Application Numbers for the Class of 2025 Despite several significant changes to the admissions cycle due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many schools are reporting record-breaking application numbers for the c…
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Here are the Early Admissions Statistics for the Class of 2025 The first members of the college class of 2025 are in! Here’s our breakdown of the early admission numbers for the class of 2025. More decisions will be released this month an…
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Early Decision and Early Action Notification Dates for the 2020-21 Application Season The college admissions season is flying by, and before you know it early admission decisions will be released. Here’s our annual list of early decision…
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Here are the Colleges that Superscore the ACT Superscoring is the practice of considering only the highest section scores across all SAT or ACT test scores that are submitted when evaluating applications. Many schools already superscore for…
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…y Princeton University Brown University Rice University California Institute of Technology Stanford University Carnegie Mellon University Tufts University Colgate University University of California, Berkeley Columbia University University…
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…ol of Design Mailed Third Week of March Rice University By April 1 Rochester Institute of Technology Mailed by mid-March Sarah Lawrence College Late March through early April Skidmore College By April 1 Smith College Late March Southern Met…
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…luative interview, like that offered by Rice University, means that a write-up or evaluation of the conversation will be added to your application for admission. Non-evaluative, like those offered at Colgate, are simply a chance to learn mo…
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Here are Some of the Most Creative and Wacky Essay Prompts From This Year’s College Applications   The 2016-17 college admissions season has begun, with the availability of the 2016-17 Common Application and the launch of the new Coa…
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…and 6.270, a Lego robotics competition. Rice University, Houston, TX A private research university, Rice University encourages students to put the school’s motto, “unconventional wisdom,” into action. Unconventional wisdom was certain…
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… Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Rice University in Houston, or Tulane University in New Orleans. Despite being located in the midst of major cities, these schools facilitate a strong sense of community with features such as central…
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…UK’s Gaines Center of the Humanities. Rice University, Houston, TX If you can’t make it to Indianapolis this year, Rice University is set to host the NCAA’s Final Four tournament in 2011 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. Located…
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…istics 3.98% 5.5% 5.7% 5.5% 6.09%  10% Rice University 9.3% 10% 8.7% 11% 16% N/A Stanford University TBA 5.2% 4.3% 4.3% 4.65%  10.3% Swarthmore College 8.9% 8.8% 8.7% 9.1% 10.2%  24% Trinity University TBA TBA 29% 33% 32% 51.5% Tufts Uni…
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Colleges Extend Early Application Deadlines in Response to Technical Issues with Common App **UPDATE** Many schools are continuing to update their early decision and early action deadlines, so be sure to check back for updates throughout th…
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Presidents were once students too Colleges across the country boast some impressive alumni, and some have had the distinction of educating future Presidents of the United States. Back in 2008, Columbia University was added to this impressiv…
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The Latest on How Colleges and Universities in the US are Responding to COVID-19 The response to concerns over the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has deeply affected college bound high school students with school closures and the ca…
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What International Students Can Expect in the US Admissions Process The US is still a popular destination for international students pursuing a university education, and US universities welcome international students with open arms. However…
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By Dr. Kat Cohen, IvyWise CEO & Founder I consider myself a “decider.” I gather all the facts, weigh my options, and make an informed decision. But being decisive these days is hard, with more things to consider than ever when it co…
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Learn How to Have an Impactful Discussion About Saving for School It may sound daunting, but it’s  important for parents to discuss college costs and budgeting as part of the college search process . College is an investment and in order…
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Get Festive By Learning About the Colleges That Shaped US History With the 4th of July holiday this week, now is the perfect time to look back at some of the defining landmarks and milestones within US history. In addition to more commonly…
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About IvyWise The IvyWise Team MEET ERIC Play the video above Eric Master College Admissions Counselor Former Admissions Officer, Columbia University PROFILE Eric specializes in students applying to highly selective schools, arts students,…
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We're Here to Clear Up Some Fin Aid Myths for Students Applying ED or EA This Fall Whether you’re putting the finishing touches on your applications or looking ahead to the following year, many students and families are curious about what…
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How Do College Costs Stack Up Across the Pond? Cost a very important factor to consider for most students applying to college, especially for those interested in schools in both the US and the UK. In order to adequately budget for a college…
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First-Year College Students’ Guide to Buying Textbooks   Back-to-school season is upon us, and as students across the globe prepare for their first year in college, there are a lot of extra expenses to consider outside of tuition and…
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IvyWise’s class of 2018 was one of our most successful yet, with our students gaining admission to some of the most selective colleges and universities in the US, including all eight Ivy Leagues and Stanford. Here’s where our students w…
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Save Money on College Visits With These Tips Planning college visits this summer or fall? College visit costs can add up quickly, especially if students have many schools they’d like to visit as they narrow down their balanced college lis…
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By Rachel, IvyWise Master College Admissions Counselor The balanced college list is arguably one of the most important college prep tasks that students will complete within the college admissions process. The college list not only guides wh…
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The Hollywood Insider's Guide to L.A. Private Schools The Hollywood Reporter By THR Staff, Edited by Jeanie Pyun August 17, 2017 Status off the studio lot means landing an A-list institution for your kids as THR surveys the 29 top K-12 camp…
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For Parents Willing to Pay Thousands, College Counselors Promise to Make Ivy League Dreams a Reality Town & Country By Yishai Schwartz June 28, 2017 With college acceptance rates lower than ever, kids—and parents—are feeling the pre…
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Here's what it really takes to get into the Ivy League these days USA Today By Scott Behrens April 26, 2017 The eight Ivy League schools — Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, the University of Pennsylvania, Princeton and Yale …
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Don't be surprised if there is a spike in applications to all colleges, but particularly highly selective institutions, this year. Here are three obvious reasons. The Department of Education estimates that the graduating class of 2009 is th…
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Before you can even begin to consider the "will my child get in to her top choice college?" question, it's impossible not to reflect on the cost of attending college. In fact, you have probably been thinking about this since she was in diap…
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It's Graduation Day. Seniors are walking down aisles with eager smiles. Amid the excitement, relief, and pride, however, some parents are worried about their pending financial future. Families with students admitted to highly selective priv…
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Previously, we shared some tips with you and your family on how to make paying for college more feasible in the short and long term. Here are three more helpful hints that will increase your financial IQ and prepare you for the future. Thin…
6 Colleges with Unique Graduation Traditions
Although many highly selective private colleges offer need-based aid, families who do not qualify for financial aid are faced with the daunting task of paying more than $50,000/year for their child to attend. And the picture isn’t pleasan…
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