Colleges and universities come in all shapes and sizes. And now that you’ve started receiving your acceptance letters, it’s time to make a final decision. We’ve been there, too, so we’d like to offer some advice to help you make the right choice.
Today we are honored to bring you personal advice from a guest blogger, Brenda R., a proud OFL Alum. Brenda was a member of the OFL Class of 2015 and a graduation speaker. She is currently attending Cal State Los Angeles, majoring in Kinesiology, while also interning in the marketing department for Education Management Systems […]
You’ve been accepted to multiple colleges! Congratulations! That’s a huge achievement, and you should be very proud of yourself. However, you now have to make one of the biggest decisions in your life so far – which school to choose? Granted, it’s a good problem to have, but it can still be overwhelming. Don’t worry […]
Applying to college or university is a long process with many steps. When you finally click the “submit” button, you may feel like your work is done and now you can finally devote your time to catching up on your favorite TV shows. While it’s definitely true that you’ll have more free time, you will […]
College Application: Done. Letters of Recommendation: Sent. SAT and ACT testing: Check. For most high school seniors, the waiting game for college acceptance letters has begun. While you wait to hear back from the schools you applied to, there is one other application process waiting to be completed: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, […]
Your first year of college will be exciting as you start a new chapter in your life. You may go in with a lot of expectations, whether from your friends, family, or what you’ve seen on TV. But a lot of those expectations may be completely wrong. Here are a few things you should NOT […]
As you begin thinking about colleges you want to apply to, it’s important to understand how to submit a good college application so that you have the best chances of getting into the school you want. We’ve curated some helpful tips below to get you started. Understand the College Application Process for Each School When narrowing […]
With four-year colleges, community colleges, online schools, vocational and technical trade schools, there are thousands of possibilities to consider when thinking about your education after high school. Choosing the perfect school out of this group can seem daunting, even downright overwhelming. To get you started, we’ve broken down the most important factors to consider when […]