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Getting Extended Time on the ACT and SAT

Many students receive extended time on the SAT and ACT. Learn how students receive extended time on these critical exams.

June 12, 2023

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Dartmouth Swim Test Eliminated as Graduation Requirement

Dartmouth College has required its graduates to complete a 50-yard swim test for over a century. That graduation requirement is no more.

June 11, 2023

The Fingerprints of Parents in College Essays

When parents edit the college essays of their children, they often leave behind fingerprints. One such example? Two spaces after punctuation.

June 8, 2023

Is Wharton Global Youth Program Worth It?

Attending the Wharton Global Youth Program will not improve a student’s case for admission to Wharton or any other elite institution.

June 7, 2023

Ivy League Application Fees & Revenue

Find out how much each Ivy League school likely earned in revenue from application fees for the 2022-2023 admissions cycle.

June 6, 2023

How to Transfer from a Community College to a Top University

Many of America’s top four-year universities love to admit community college transfer students. Learn why and learn how to transfer.

June 1, 2023

Do Colleges Look at Attendance in Admissions?

While high school absences are often featured on transcripts, only an alarming number of absences can hurt a student’s case for admission.

May 31, 2023

What Is Early Decision in College Admissions?

Learn about binding Early Decision policies and all the rules surrounding where you can and cannot apply Early Decision.

May 30, 2023

What Is the Difference Between a College and a University?

Are you uncertain about the difference between a college and a university? Let’s dive into what differentiates colleges from universities!

May 25, 2023

Early Decision vs. Early Action

Do you know the difference between Early Decision vs. applying Early Action? Learn the difference and start prepping to apply with Ivy Coach.

May 23, 2023

Stereotypes of Elite Schools and Ivy Leagues

Are you curious to learn some stereotypes of America’s elite universities, including the Ivy League schools? Learn them from Conan!

May 22, 2023

What Is a Liberal Arts College and What Should Students Know?

What is a liberal arts college? Learn about the emphasis America’s top liberal arts colleges place on the undergraduate college experience.

May 20, 2023

Best Colleges for Transfer Students

What do NYU, Vanderbilt, UChicago, USC, UVA, WashU, Cornell, and Columbia have in common? Relatively high transfer admission rates!

May 19, 2023

Dartmouth Acceptance Rate and Statistics

Dartmouth saw it’s second lowest acceptance rate in 20 years for the Class of 2027. Learn about the details and statistics with Ivy Coach.

May 18, 2023

How to Know If You Should Transfer Colleges

Many high school seniors and first-year college students debate whether or not they should transfer colleges. Learn more about transferring!

May 17, 2023

University of Chicago Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Waitlisted to the University of Chicago? Find out the UChicago waitlist acceptance rate and statistics through the years!

May 16, 2023

MIT Waitlist Acceptance Rate

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology turns to its waitlist more often than not. Check out MIT’s waitlist acceptance rates over the years.

May 16, 2023

Boston College campus at sunset

Boston College Transfer Acceptance Rate & Statistics

Interested in transferring to Boston College? Check out BC’s transfer admission rates and statistics through the years!

May 13, 2023

Stanford University Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Waitlisted at Stanford University? If so, learn about Stanford’s historical waitlist admissions statistics and how Ivy Coach can help!

May 12, 2023

How Long Are Advanced Placement Exams?

Find out how long students have to complete various Advanced Placement exams offered at high schools each May.

May 10, 2023


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