Sal Khan’s story: Exploring college options

Sal Khan’s story: Exploring college options

– When I was seven years old, I saw my uncle doing his homework. He was a student at the University of New Orleans studying to be an engineer. I asked him what his homework was, he said it was calculus. I said, “Well, what …

How To Apply To College in Ontario

How To Apply To College in Ontario

Applying for college in Ontario is not complicated. Whether you want to be a pastry chef, a video game designer or an international business executive, there’s one simple, 3-step application process for all Ontario public college programs. The first step is to create an account …

Succeeding at the college admissions interview

Succeeding at the college admissions interview

– For the schools that I worked at that did evaluative interviews, it was always several things that I was looking for and I think the way to think about an interview is very much a conversation. Admissions people by nature are chatty people. They …

Writing a strong college admissions essay

Writing a strong college admissions essay

– First and foremost when looking at an essay, you’re going to be looking things like, their ability to write well and their appropriation for college. But we’re also using that information to kind of see things like, their resilience and their love of learning …

Comparing universities vs. liberal arts colleges

Comparing universities vs. liberal arts colleges

– [Voiceover] We’re here today with Sean Logan, Director of College Counseling at Phillips Academy. Sean, can you tell students a little bit more about the difference between a universtiy versus a liberal arts college. – [Voiceover] Sure, I get this question a lot from …

How to Answer the Worst Alumni Interview Question (for College Admission)

How to Answer the Worst Alumni Interview Question (for College Admission)

VIDEO Hi. It’s Dr. Bernstein, the founder and director of Get Yourself Into College, and in this video I’m going to give you an example of how you can gracefully and effectively answer one of the worst questions that’s often asked at the very beginning …

Inside The Louisiana School With A 100 Percent College Acceptance Rate | TODAY

Inside The Louisiana School With A 100 Percent College Acceptance Rate | TODAY

Sal Khan’s story: College admissions

Sal Khan’s story: College admissions

– Hi, I’m Sal Khan, founder of the Khan Academy. I just wanted to welcome you to this resource on navigating the college of, I guess, application, admissions, and paying-for process. You know, for me this is a super-important thing. College was a big part …

How Harvard Admissions Actually Works

How Harvard Admissions Actually Works

Here are the actual factors Harvard admissions officers look for! And no, the biggest factor actually ISN’T having your parents donating to the university! 9 – Legacy Status Having parents who went to Harvard DRAMATICALLY increases your chances of getting in. But that’s something Harvard …