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International Students

By Amy Ablondi on Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Meet an IvyWise Counselor: Nat

Meet an IvyWise Counselor: Nat

Nat is a former Associate Director of Admissions and Director of Multicultural Recruitment at his alma mater, Skidmore College. Nat also served as a Senior Assistant Director of Admissions at New York University and, most recently, at the hyper-selective NYU Abu Dhabi.
By Amy Ablondi on Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Meet an IvyWise Counselor: Scott

Meet an IvyWise Counselor: Scott

Scott is a former Assistant Director of Admissions at Yale University, and has worked with families in the US and abroad, guiding them through the application processes for some of the world’s most selective institutions.
By IvyWise on Sunday, February 2, 2020
2020 College Admissions Trends and Insights from the Experts

2020 College Admissions Trends and Insights from the Experts

It’s important for college-bound students to stay up-to-date on the latest college admissions trends, and the spring semester is an excellent opportunity to reflect on recent updates and keep an eye towards the future.
By IvyWise on Thursday, April 25, 2019
Test Prep 101: Tips for the TOEFL

Test Prep 101: Tips for the TOEFL

Some colleges and universities might require international applicants to submit TOEFL scores.
By IvyWise on Monday, August 1, 2016
Test Prep Tips for International Students

Test Prep Tips for International Students

Test scores, while not enough to gain admission alone, are critical pieces of the college application process, and international applicants need to understand how to make the most of their test prep.
By IvyWise on Friday, February 5, 2016
Testing Guide for International Students

Testing Guide for International Students

For international students preparing to apply to US universities there’s a lot to consider – from the holistic admissions process, to other things like visa requirements and tuition costs – but one thing that many students overseas recognize the importance of is college entrance exams.
By IvyWise on Friday, February 5, 2016
Tips for Chinese Students Applying to US Universities

Tips for Chinese Students Applying to US Universities

It’s important for applicants, especially those from China, to set themselves apart from other applicants through extracurricular involvement, essays, demonstrated interest, and recommendations.
By IvyWise on Thursday, May 23, 2019
Tips for Taking a Computer-Based Test

Tips for Taking a Computer-Based Test

Happily, CBT means more choices and tools for you as you leave the messy world of misbubbled Scantrons behind! Here are three key tips for excelling at a computer-based test.