America's Top Colleges
Forbes' list of public and private colleges and universities ranks the best schools--from the students' point of view.
U.S. News & World Report’s list of the best colleges.
Search by rankings in various categories. Compare with other lists to help you narrow down your choices.
A comprehensive listing of resources from The Princeton Review that help answer many Frequently Asked Questions.
Have questions? Want to discuss your concerns relating to college? Or do you just want to read up on others’ opinions? College Confidential might be the place for you!
College Exploration and Search
Search Colleges by Areas of Interest and other important information.
Use these tools together to help narrow down the best schools for you!
Virtual Tours of Colleges
Browse colleges by watching videos about them. You may not be able to visit all of your prospective schools right away, but these sites can help give you a better feel and more information about them!
Factors to Consider: Find the Right Fit
(presented by college.gov)
Things to think about as you look for schools: (Read More)
Use this site to explore career options, plan for college and locate financial aid sources.
Choosing a School Carefully
(presented by studentaid.ed.gov)
Going to school is a lifetime investment
Statistics show that getting training after high school will help you get a better-paying job doing work you like. But going to school is a big investment. You’re investing your time. Chances are you’ll also have to invest your own money or take out a student loan to go to school. So you need to be sure that you’re choosing the right school. (Read More)
The College Application Process
It’s important to stay organized during this time. Here are resources to help.
Resume Writing 101
Before you rush out to find that perfect job or internship, you'll need to write your resume. And not just any resume, but the kind that'll separate you from all the people applying to your college of choice or eager to land that dream job. Here are some ways to avoid the pitfalls of resume writing and land yourself in the spotlight.
Information for Immigrant and Undocumented Students
Includes Frequently Asked Questions and other resources.
A page dedicated to the City University of New York.
A page dedicated to the State University of New York.
Education Opportunity Programs
Education Opportunity Programs provide a means for traditionally under-served, low-income students to obtain admission as well as academic and financial support. Learn more here.
Stay up to date with important information if you plan to play collegiate sports. Includes a valuable guide from the NCAA.