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Volume 14, Issue 2

4 Ways to Make the Most of Your Spring College Visits

It’s that time of year again – college visit season! College visits are an extremely important part of the college prep process, as it’s often the final step that students take before finalizing their balanced college lists. There’s a lot to take in when visiting a campus for the first time, so make sure that you’re making the most of your trip with tips from our team of expert college admissions counselors.

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SAT Subject Test Prep for Freshmen and Sophomores

By Priyam, IvyWise Master Tutor

Most people associate test prep, especially for SAT Subject Tests, with high school juniors and seniors, but did you know the best time to start taking SAT Subject Tests is actually in 9th and 10th grade?

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6 Medical School Application Tips

Applying to medical school is a very different process than the undergraduate admissions process that students have already experienced. While MCAT scores, applications, interviews, and prerequisite courses are important, it’s also critical for med school applicants inject their personality into their applications and find ways to stand out in the increasingly competitive medical school admissions process.

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Building Your College List: Top Schools for Foodies

By Alisha, IvyWise Principal College Admissions Counselor

Fit and academics are top priority when building your balanced college list, but it’s important for students to consider other factors that matter to them including activities, location, campus culture and, yes, even the food!

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