Your high school student is preparing for college, and that means taking the SAT. They will probably take it more than once, but the 1st time will require prep.
Heading to a Black College: Planning Tips and More
Black college planning involves many distinct – and exciting – choices. Whether you’re a parent or a student, a recent high school graduate or a post-grad looking to extend your education, there are dozens of things to take into consideration. Let HBCU Lifestyle be your partner in black college planning, offering important schedule details, campus living tips and more to help you make one of the most important decisions of your life. Getting ready for college just got easier!
When it comes to choosing an HBCU, it can be hard to figure out where to begin. Do you need to find money to attend in the first place? Check out our college scholarships for high school seniors section for the details you need. Is an urban campus for you or a rural environment? Use our black college tours section to learn how to arrange a visit in person.
HBCU Lifestyle puts all of the details at your fingertips. This section will quickly become indispensible as you plan your college experience. Wherever you are in the black college planning journey, let HBCU Lifestyle help.
College Admissions: Pointers for Getting Into College and Succeeding
Whether you’re fresh out of high school or going for your doctorate, navigating the college admission process can be equal parts exciting and nerve-racking. You’re often facing application deadlines and essay requirements, all while trying to put your best foot forward. Getting into college is often a stressful time – let HBCU Lifestyle make it easier.
We put everything you need to know about getting into college in one place. What are colleges looking for in prospective students? How do you craft perfect college entrance essays? Need help knowing the ins and outs of applying for college? You have questions, we have answers. Get insights on what colleges look for in student applications, or dig into whether public or private schools are for you.
HBCU Lifestyle is your go-to for navigating the ins and outs of the college admission process. Check back often for the latest tips and tricks to making the black college admission process a breeze.
Get Tips for Standardized Test Prep News
College is synonymous with exams – but did you realize that college exams begin before you’re even fully enrolled? College testing is a tried and true way schools make important determinations about students. But if exams aren’t your strong point, no need to worry – we have plenty of tips and tricks for making it easier to cope with college exams.
Entrance exams are increasingly common for colleges. But college testing can also include campus placement exams and other types of tests of your academic preparedness. Whatever testing you may face, we can help you prepare. Read up on essential college entrance exam tips and more – and go into your exams ready!
Freshmen Advice: How to Cope With Pre-College Stress
Having trouble getting through the time between leaving home and entering college? Here are tips to cope with the stress that comes with big life changes.
Attending College Fairs: 3 Tips for Meeting with College Recruiters
College fairs are similar to trade fairs, where there are booths all over the place and people from all walks of life walking around. The only difference is that instead of local crafts and food staples in a regular trade fair, college fairs comprise recruitment booths set up by colleges, universities and other organizations relevant […]
HBCU College Tours: Fall 2016 Schedule
HBCU college tours are the best ways for high school and community college students to witness the Black College experience first hand. See our tours list.
Early Decision vs Early Action: Choosing a College Admissions Strategy
High school students gearing up for college have several options as far as college applications go. Should you go for early decision or early action?
College Campus Visit: How to Get the Most Out of Your Trip
Choosing the right college is not an easy task. Joining a college campus visit group or doing a college tour on your own can help make the choice easier.
Dorm Checklist: What to Bring to College Your First Year
It’s often confusing for students to figure out what to bring to college when they are going to live on campus. We’ve created a dorm checklist that covers all basics.
National College Fair Schedule 2016
Are you a high school student who is thinking of attending college after graduating? Do you want to find out which colleges offer the majors you intend to study? If you want to find out more about student life, then visit a college fair. Learn how college can help you to achieve your life and […]