Planning & Applying to College

Applying 101
College Board collection of articles and resources on the college application process.

U.S. News
A collection of resources for applicants including application tips and timelines, tools for writing essays and securing recommendations, and more.

Khan Academy
Great collection of free college admissions planning videos, articles, and tools.

College Application Timeline
An excellent, comprehensive college application planning timeline from Questbridge.

The Common Application 
The Common App allows students to apply, via a single application process, to over 500 colleges and universities in the U.S. and Europe.

Top Ten College Application Mistakes
A collection of tips from college counselors and admissions staff on the most common mistakes aspiring students make on college applications.