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The SSAT Writing Sample: What You Need to Know

The SSAT writing sample is the first, unscored section of the SSAT. What do you need to know to succeed on this section? We have the answers in this comprehensive post.


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SAT Math: What You Need to Know

There are two math sections on the SAT. Your performance on these contributes to 50% of your SAT composite score. Find strategies, SAT Math content, and more in this detailed post!


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Is the SAT Optional?

The SAT is a standard component of the college admissions process--or is it? Is the SAT optional? Do you have to take it to go to college? We weigh in here.


How I Got Into Princeton – Katherine (Story #11)

In our "How I got Into" series, we share the stories of successful applicants to Princeton and other great schools. In this article, we share Katherine's story.


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Creating an SAT Study Plan: Your Ultimate Guide

An effective SAT study plan is smart, realistic, and comprehensive. Learn how to create yours today!


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Why It’s Okay to Be A Late Bloomer

Lack of early achievement does not preclude success later on in life, research shows. In fact, "late" bloomers may be more on time than they realize.


How I Got Into Princeton – Jasmine (Story #12)

In our "How I got Into" series, we share the stories of successful applicants to Princeton and other great schools. In this article, we share Jasmine's story.


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How to Self-Study for the SAT

Yes, you can study for the SAT on your own! In this post, we give students our best advice for taking the DIY route with this college entrance exam.


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The SSAT Verbal Section: Introduction

The SSAT includes one Verbal section, which incorporates 30 Analogies and 30 Synonyms questions. What do you need to know to succeed on this section? We weigh in here.


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SSAT Math: The Content You Need to Know

There are two math sections on the SSAT: Quantitative 1 and 2. What content do you need to know to succeed on both? We explore SSAT Math content in this introductory post.


Princeton Courses for High School Students

Princeton Courses for High School Students

Are there Princeton courses for high school students? Eligible high schoolers may be able to enroll in a Princeton class through their guidance departments. Find out more here!


College Applications - A Silver Lining

College Applications Are the Worst — Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing

Submitting college applications as a high school senior can be daunting, challenging, and stressful. This process, however, may have a silver lining!