Articles in Boise ID
|Applying to College||Preparing for College|
|Athletics||Scholarships and Financial Aid|
|Find a Career||Succeeding in College|
There are many things to consider before applying to college; it’s a big decision and there’s a long checklist to tackle on that admissions application. Find tips on writing your college essay, preparing your transcripts, how to stand out from the crowd and more during this important time in your life.
Student-athletes are dedicated and hardworking individuals, both in and out of the classroom, and must balance challenging schoolwork with a demanding practice/game schedule. Learn more about playing a sport in college and what to expect from both your coaches and professors.
Finding a career is in itself a full-time—some may argue lifelong—pursuit that involves trial-and-error, experience and soul searching. But if you can find what you love and make a career of it, you will be truly rewarded. Use this helpful advice on taking the next step to find the right career for you.
Keep an open mind when starting the college search process, as there are many variables you will want to consider. Network, attend college tours, speak with your school counselor, search the internet, and consult friends and family to find the right college for you.
College scholarships are financial-based awards received based on academics, community service, special talents, competitions, essay writing or other consideration or accomplishment. Search for and apply to scholarship opportunities to help defer some of the costs of your education.
College is a time to explore the academic world, your interests and passions, build friendships and relationships and more. Learn how to succeed at college and make the most out of this learning experience.