Stay on top of the information you need to navigate the admissions process amid the COVID-19 pandemic. We've got articles, videos and forum discussions that provide answers to all of your test prep, admissions and college search questions.
Visit our COVID-19 resource page.
Your College Confidential guide bot.
Kai can provide tips and support as you research and apply to colleges, and explore majors and careers.
Dewan is a senior at UT San Antonio majoring in Microbiology/Immunology. She'll be taking over our Instagram account today to share "A day in her life." Head over to our page for an exclusive view of a student's life during COVID-19!
Gap year on your mind? Learn how you can travel the globe and get college credit! REGISTER NOW for a virtual College Fair on Sept. 29!
PARENTS4PARENTS: AfroPuffMom is the mother of two boys, a college junior and a high school junior. She has extensive experience reviewing applications for high-achieving, first-generation students. ASK HER ANYTHING!
Make sure to check out our September Checklist for HS Seniors. Consult these quick resources to get you started on the process this month.
Hi everyone! Lately, my chances of college admissions have been eating me up inside (going into senior year), and I just need a second opinion on where I'm at. btw, I'm still looking into opportunities like physician shadowing and some literary competitions
gpa: uw 3.97 w 5.07
SAT: 1500 (I know it won't make much of a dif, but I'm retaking for a potentially higher score)
jv volleyball freshman year
v volleyball sophomore year
switched to track & field last year due to practice scheduling (canceled before any meets)
HOSA throughout hs, NHS 10-12, Editor-in-Chief of a student run literary magazine, Officer of Ping-pong club during junior year, BSA Camp staff in summer between 10-11, current job at Rubios (started this summer and will continue through 12th), played violin throughout middle school and freshman year of hs
AP Capstone diploma
a couple medals through HOSA state competition in pharmacology
Thanks a ton for any feedback! Looking at my app, I feel like I'm lacking in leadership and commitment, so I was wondering how I would do with these colleges:
WashU in St Louis, UNC (chapel) - big reach
wake forest, boston college, case western -reach
UWashington, UMinnesota (twin cities), Upitt, Miami uni -target?
UNR (only instate school I'm considering), UofA -safety