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High School Applying to College

For most pre-collegiettes, choosing the perfect college is no walk in the park. There are tons of factors that go into the decision process, including the school’s location, size, and ever-daunting cost of attendance. But one important aspect that shouldn’t be overlooked is the cultural makeup of the institution. Historically black colleges and universities, or HBCUs, are a source of deep pride for the black community. An HBCU might be the ideal choice for a prospective collegiette, but how do you know if it’s the right place for you? By definition, an HBCU is “any historically black college...
The college application process is hard, but sometimes the decision process can be even harder! While it’s nice to know you’ve been accepted to a few of your top schools, it can also put a lot of pressure on you when making your decision. If you’re having a tough time deciding which college to attend in the fall, take a look at these tips from collegiettes who went through the same decision. Consider these factors when trying to make your big decision! 1. Think about what is most important to you When you have a big decision to make, it’s important to step back for a moment and assess the...
You’ve gotten accepted to college, and now you have to decide on the perfect school.  But before you put down your deposit, there are many factors you should consider when you deciding if a school is the one for you. You might fall in love with the first college you look at, but remember that you have to look for the best fit for you. If you want to make sure you’re ending up at the right school, these five signs a school is right for you will help you make your decision! 1. You feel like you fit in with the student body One of the most important things when choosing a college is if you’ll...