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05 Mar, 2009

The Rising Cost of College – 2009

Posted by: Parker In: College Costs

I’m sure you probably know college isn’t getting any cheaper in the foreseeable future. Compounded with the current economic recession (depression?), families all over the world are having major anxiety when is comes to paying for the upcoming years of college. College Cost Inflation vs. General US Inflation The graph above plots the year to […]

16 Jun, 2008

Common Application

Posted by: Parker In: Admissions

Overview The Common Application (Common App) is quite a useful tool in your college admission process. It allows you to apply to 315 colleges with the use of only 1 application. That means instead of writing 315+ different essays, its 1 or 2. In my opinion, all colleges should adopt to one universal application such […]