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Taking the ACT Your Junior Year

Taking the ACT Your Junior Year

It's a good idea to take the ACT® test for the first time in the fall or early spring of your junior year. Doing this will show y…

How to Break 1400 on the SAT Or 31 on the ACT

How to Break 1400 on the SAT Or 31 on the ACT

When students apply to very selective schools — those that accept less than a third of their applicants — they often think that h…

The Best Ways to Improve Your Vocabulary for the ACT and SAT

The Best Ways to Improve Your Vocabulary for the ACT and SAT

Vocabulary isn't explicitly tested on the SAT or ACT these days, but if you don't know the meanings of a wide variety of words, y…

Five Tips to Score Over 30 on the ACT

Five Tips to Score Over 30 on the ACT

Does increasing your ACT score feel like an (insanely steep) uphill battle? Well, for those of you who are already scoring 28 or …

Should I Appeal Stanford Denial With New Test Scores?

Should I Appeal Stanford Denial With New Test Scores?

I was denied from Stanford last week, and I have a question about appealing. I took the ACT this fall, but my scores weren't back…

Application Testing Requirement Changes

Application Testing Requirement Changes

Those of you applying to college this fall and winter should be aware of some changes that have taken place recently in the area …

Do I Need to Send an Official ACT Score Report?

Do I Need to Send an Official ACT Score Report?

Question: I took the SAT (three times) and the ACT (one time). I sent in my SAT scores to the college. Is it ok if I just upload…

Taking The SAT: How Many Times?

Taking The SAT: How Many Times?

Ask a dozen college admissions counselors how many times you should take the SAT and you could get a dozen different answers. My …

What's A Good Test Score?

What's A Good Test Score?

It's important to aim high when taking any type of test — but is there such thing as too high when taking the SAT or ACT? While t…

Cheating on The SAT and ACT

Cheating on The SAT and ACT

I'm willing to bet that many of you high school students out there reading this blog know someone (or have heard of someone) who …

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