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Tips for Planning Your Summer College Visit

Planning a college trip is daunting. There are many factors to consider, including cost, where to visit, and choosing colleges that “fit.” There is also the issue of managing all
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When is the Best Time to Visit Colleges?

I am often asked, “When is the best time to visit colleges and universities?”  The answer is: When it works for your budget and your student’s schedule. Since school is
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Creating The Command Center

One of the questions I get asked all of the time is:  What can my family be doing now to prepare my student for college and beyond?  My answer:  Strive
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What Steps To Take If You Get Deferred

Many people believe that being deferred marks the end of the road on their journey with a particular school, however, that is not always the case. There are several steps
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Top Things You Can Be Doing NOW to Create a Competitive College Application

At e.Merging we believe that there is no such thing as “too early” to be thinking about the future.  We think of the resume as an opportunity to envision the
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Why is Diversity of Experience Important?

Students with a diversity of experience have a background, upbringing, or other life circumstances that have fundamentally shaped how they see the world. These experiences could be cultural, ethnic, religious,
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