There are many books, websites, and online articles written about college admissions. Here are some I've found helpful:


  • The Insider's Guide to the Colleges: students on campus tell you what you really want to know
  • The Princeton Review: the best 381 colleges
  • Colleges That Change Lives
  • Fiske Guide to Colleges
  • College Match: a blueprint for choosing the best school for you




What every 18 year old should know:
A Stanford dean on adult skills every 18-year-old should have

Hiring a counselor: