6 Tips on Saving Money on College Costs

6 Tips on Saving Money on College Costs

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016 in College Posts, General Posts

Saving on the cost of college is important – if you don’t believe me, just check out the statistics. According to the College Board, the total cost of just one year at a four-year, in-state, public institution costs an average of $18,943. If you’re thinking about private school, make that $42,419. To counter the hefty price tag, students […]

What the Heck is an MMI?

What the Heck is an MMI?

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in Medical School Posts

While a majority of medical schools follow a traditional interview format, in the past several years over thirty medical schools have adopted the multiple mini interview (MMI) format, including Duke, NYU, and UCLA. When I was applying to medical school, the MMI was shrouded in mystery – and to some extent, it still is. Students […]

Go for the GOLD, not the GMAT

Go for the GOLD, not the GMAT

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in Business School Posts

I love the Olympics. It’s not so much about the medals or the amazing shows and pageantry, rather it’s about the personal stories….the stories of triumph, resilience, hard work, humility, faith, and teamwork. We hear the stories of our country’s athletes and we laugh, cheer, and even cry, with them. As I sat watching the […]

Top 9 Interview Questions You Should Kill (and how you can do it)

Top 9 Interview Questions You Should Kill (and how you can do it)

Posted by on Aug 8, 2016 in General Posts, Medical School Posts

I remember receiving my first medical school interview invitation. I was walking to my dorm room when I heard my phone buzz with the email containing the invitation. At first, I was excited – I was going to interview for medical school! As I scheduled the interview date though, I realized I had no idea […]

This Week in #CollegeApplications II

This Week in #CollegeApplications II

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in College Posts

If you’re filling out your college application and you don’t Tweet about it–did you really fill it out? We thought not. The Admit.me team is LIVING for your #collegeapp tweets.  Here’s the best of the best from this week: #1: When you realize your childhood is RAPIDLY coming to a close: Looking at all of […]

5 Mistakes You Should Avoid on Interview Day

5 Mistakes You Should Avoid on Interview Day

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in General Posts, Medical School Posts

So you’ve finished the paperwork required to apply to medical school – that enormous primary with multiple mini-essays and tedious data entry, and goodness-even- knows how many secondary application essays. You know that interview invites are around the corner, but you don’t know when you will hear from them. When I was in that position, I […]