Dedicated to a rewarding and successful college search

Tips & Resources

Willamette University Update

on September 30, 2015 in Application Process
Willamette University Update

Wesley Dawn, the Seattle area admissions representative for Willamette University, hosted an excellent event for Seattle counselors, updating us on the university. Willamette is a small, liberal arts college that has recently been selected as a member of the Colleges That Change Lives consortium.   Wesley provided a terrific summary of what makes Willamette unique. […]

Continue Reading »

Update from the University of Washington Honors Program

on September 29, 2015 in Admissions Process
Update from the University of Washington Honors Program

The UW Honors Program Director, Professor Vicky Lawson, shares updated information about the UW Honors Program and what they look for in applicants. The UW Honors application goes live on October 1st. During October and November they be hosting twice weekly information sessions that coincide with the UW’s visit options.  These sessions should help prospective […]

Continue Reading »

Ten Tips for College Visits

on September 29, 2015 in Application Process
Ten Tips for College Visits

As you start to plan for college visits, take time to prepare and get the most out of your time on campus. Here are some excellent campus visit tips provided by IECA. Make sure to take pictures and notes as you explore each campus as it is easy to forget the specifics, particularly if you […]

Continue Reading »

Washington Scholarships

on September 29, 2015 in Paying for College
Washington Scholarships

Start building your profile on the Washboard.org website and get updates on scholarship opportunities for Washington students. Many opportunities are posted on the site, including events to help students complete financial aid forms.

Continue Reading »

Top