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How to Write an Attention-Grabbing College Essay

It's a part of the application process that can prompt plenty of anxiety. Here, we debunk four myths and show how to nail that attention-grabbing college essay.

Preparing for College Checklist for Students and Parents

Helping your child navigate all the homework, tests, after-school activities and everything else that goes with high school can feel overwhelming. Layer in planning...

SAT Prep Classes in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

High schoolers looking to get a leg-up on the test can sign up for SAT prep classes throughout Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Washtenaw counties.

Sources of Funding for College Students

The prospect of paying for higher education can be daunting. Learn about funding for college students with grants, scholarships, loans, work-study and the FAFSA.

College Students Don’t Have to Declare a Major Right Away

An Oakland University graduate offers four takeaways for new college students – and explains that you definitely don't have to declare a major right away.

Why College Still Matters for Students Today

Beyond the increased income, there are many reasons college still matters now. Here are five reasons why it's totally worth the time and investment.

How to Embrace the Self-Discovery of College

A Wayne State University student says you don't need it all figured out or to compare yourself to others. Here's her story of the self-discovery of college.

Choosing a College Checklist for Students and Parents

Whether it's in-Michigan or out-of-state, the tuition or the type of school and campus, the decisions are complex. This choosing a college checklist can help.

The Summer Melt: Why Some College-Bound Kids Don’t Go

After students are accepted to college, a percentage don't attend. Learn how to spot signs of the summer melt phenomenon – and freeze it in its tracks.

A World Class Education in Wayne County

With five campuses across metro Detroit, Wayne County Community College District offers a wide variety of degree programs and certifications to help students achieve their professional dreams.

Finding the Right College Fit

Academic excellence is one consideration when choosing a college, but it's not the only factor. Here, a Grand Valley State University student shares more.

How Walsh Offers a Local School Advantage

College-bound students often consider relocating for their education, but staying local has several benefits – and at Walsh, those benefits last a lifetime.
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