The Common App

The Coalition Application

University of Maryland Transfers

Talk to College Students: 

The College T allows high schoolers to search for students who attend the colleges they’re considering, then connect with those students to ask them questions.

Research Colleges

Essay writing

College Board:

National Association of College Admission Counseling:

Suggestions from Jay Mathews, education reporter at The Washington Post:

Essay examples

A recent essay that got its author into five Ivy League colleges