- February 1, 2020
- March 1, 2020
May 1, 2020
Deposit: Last day to submit deposits to colleges of intent to enroll
What Are the Students Saying about Their College Experiences?
The students we interviewed represent a broad spectrum of backgrounds, personalities, experiences, talents, and achievements. Mathematicians, musicians, dancers, physicists, entrepreneurs, artists, athletes, and magicians – introverts and extraverts – lovers of art – foodies, bikers, hikers, and bookworms – all thrive at colleges.
We hope the advice these students provide will be useful to you as you prepare yourself for college.
- January 29, 2020
Big Bass Drum. Known as the “world’s largest drum,” it stands 10 feet tall on its field carriage and is handled by a crew of four band members with two beaters. The drum draws attention wherever it goes from fans … More
- September 16, 2019
Boar’s Head Dinner. One of the University’s oldest and most beloved traditions, the Boar’s Head Dinner began in 1934 and is held annually in December. The dinner recalls the spirit of English court dinners, such as those served at Queens … More
- September 9, 2019
The first football game, between two different colleges, happened in November of 1869. It was Princeton vs. Rutgers. (Rutgers won, 6-4). Source The Bonfire. The bonfire is one of the most memorable, and sporadic, of all traditional Princeton activities, celebrating that the … More
- September 5, 2019
Oberlin College’s Art Museum rents out original paintings from the greats, such as Renoir, Picasso and Pollock, to its students for $5 a semester. Source. The first college to graduate women was the Oberlin College. Mary Caroline Rudd, Mary Hosford, and Elizabeth … More