Posts by Kiley Thompson

Five College Planning Research Sites to Bookmark

It’s Finally Here My daughter is a senior in high school. The year we’ve been preparing for is finally here:...

summer test prep

SAT and ACT Test Dates: Mark Your Calendars

Are you ready to take the SAT and/or the ACT? Get the test dates (and registration dates!) on your calendars...

how do you do, fellow kids

Maybe We’re Not As Old As We Thought: Why the Beloit College Mindset List Needs New Authors

Because we’re college admissions geeks, we eagerly await the new, annual “oh my gosh, we’re so old” Beloit College Mindset...

Things Needed for Move In

10 Important Things to Bring for Move-In Day (and Then Leave Behind)

Updated June 3, 2020 Editor’s Note: We know move-in for fall semester 2020 isn’t going to look the same as...

Smart College Visiting: Checking Out Three Urban Campuses in Two Days

It’s July. School is out. And with a rising junior in the house, we’re taking every chance to visit college...