Road Trip: "Aha!" Moments at the University of Colorado, Boulder

Road Trip: "Aha!" Moments at the University of Colorado, Boulder

Who would have thought that the University of Colorado is abbreviated “CU”? That, however, isn’t the Aha! that matters.  With an 80% acceptance rate overall (67% for regular decision) and a ranking of #92 by US News you might not expect academic rigor.  But, Aha! CU is ranked 12th in...

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Road Trip: "Aha!" Moments at University of South Carolina and Clemson University

Road Trip: "Aha!" Moments at University of South Carolina and Clemson University

In many ways the University of South Carolina (USC) and Clemson University seem like carbon copies of each other.  Both are relatively large public universities with a strong sports vibe, a rich Greek life, very “Southern”, and a not particularly rigorous academic atmosphere.  Clemson is

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Students' Stories: Junior from USC

Students' Stories: Junior from USC

Every year I talk with past clients; their stories are inspiring.  When a college is a good fit, opportunities abound and sharing my students’ stories let’s you imagine the possibilities. Here’s a story from a University of Southern California junior.

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