College Admissions Information Library: College Selection

As an independent college counselor, I have helped hundreds of students identify and get into colleges where they thrive academically, socially and personally.

Admissions Officers on the Road

Choose Your Highly Likely Colleges Carefully

Creating Your College List

College Choice for LGBTQ Students

Studying Abroad in College

Public Liberal Arts Colleges Can Offer a Private College Education

Accelerated Programs for Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees

Colleges That Change Lives – Great Colleges You Might Not Know About

How to Make the Most of College Fairs

Two Year College Route to a Four Year Degree

3-2 Dual Degree Engineering/Liberal Arts Programs

It’s January – Juniors, Start Your College Search

What You Need to Know About College Rankings

Religiously Affiliated Colleges

What Makes a Good College?

The Romantic Approach to College Admission

The Residential College System

The Case for Small Colleges

The Advantages of College Honors Programs

Perspective Helps in College Admission

College Freshmen Share Their Experiences

Making the Most of College Visits

Attending Oxford University

A Sampling of Unusual Colleges

Making the Right College Match

Success Stories

  • Kim and Paul R., Westlake Village
    "First, I have to say thank you. For being a part of Clare’s journey, and for all your help and guidance these past few years. Paul and I are thrilled she had so many outstanding choices of highly selective colleges to attend (we never thought a home educated student would be so enthusiastically received by Admissions in such a highly competitive applicant pool) ... Once again, our sincerest thanks and …
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