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College Reviews: How to Write a Great College Review

Here at StudentAdvisor, we adore college reviews. Students, alums, parents and employers are constantly giving advice, tips, and words of wisdom about their alma maters, hoping to help future students make decisions about which college they should attend. As of today, we have almost 7,000 college reviews. However, some college reviews are more helpful than […]

Be Rewarded for Your College Review: Win a POP Phone!

What do Sarah Jessica Parker, Lenny Kravitz, Eva Longoria and Daniel Craig all have in common?  They all have a Native Union POP Phone – the ultimate retro handset you plug into any computer, smartphone and tablet.  And now just by writing a college review of your experience on you are entered to win your very own POP Phone. […]

Be Rewarded for Your Review: Week 1 Winner and New Contest

Two weeks ago, we offered a Black and Decker 5-Cup Coffee Maker to the best review that week. We’re thrilled to have awarded Natalie S. of Chandler/Gilbert Community College this prize for her stellar college review! This week, we’re giving away a $50 check for our favorite college review of the week. Haven’t reviewed your school […]

Write a College Review and You May Win a George Foreman Grill

You have 7 days to write a college review and be entered to win a brand new George Foreman Grill.  The George Foreman “Next Grilleration“, is one of the coolest items from our Dorm Essentials Guide. By writing a college review, you not only become eligible to win this week’s college giveaway but your insight will […]

Full Sail University: Reviews and Social Media Skyrocket

Full Sail University is a social media success story, jumping 16 spots on our Top 100 Social Media Colleges. The school has an incomparable social media strategy, an engaged student body, and many buzzworthy events. Full Sail University students and alumni have been writing reviews and talking about the university on Twitter, Facebook, blogs and […]

StudentAdvisor Giveaway: Be Rewarded for Your College Review

Write a review of your college this week and be entered to win.  StudentAdvisor is giving away the coolest Black and Decker 5-Cup Coffee Maker, one of the most popular items from our Ultimate Dorm Living Guide. By writing a review of your school, you not only become eligible to win this week’s college giveaway […]

Write a College Review and Help a Student Decide

By Dean Tsouvalas, Editor-in-chief StudentAdvisor April is “Decision Month,” and High School Seniors everywhere are trying to decide which college to attend.  They’ve finally received the precious letter letting them know where they have been accepted to schools and now face the big decision: What college should I choose?  Where will I fit in? Everyday […]

College Reviews 2012: University of Virginia, University of Florida, and Shoreline Community College

By Taylor Cotter Staff Are you a high school junior, starting to put together your college list? Or are you a senior, waiting to hear from your top choice schools? Either way, it’s important to think about being a good fit at the university you choose to attend. Check out our college reviews section on StudentAdvisor […]

College Reviews 2012: UC Davis, Columbia, & Fairfield U

By Sam Coren Staff Trying to decide on a college? Reading college reviews from students and alumni can be a huge help! Find out what you can’t learn from admissions websites or a glossy viewbooks and brochures. Want to know where you can get the latest insider info on the schools you’re researching? StudentAdvisor […]

College Comparison: Kansas vs. Missouri

By Taylor Cotter Staff As the college basketball season heats up, we wanted to take a closer look at some of the sport’s most competitive adversaries. University of Kansas and University of Missouri duke it out ever year in their “Border Showdown,” a sports rivalry with rich historial roots dating back to the 1850s. Besides […]

Mamlet & VanDeVelde: One College Admissions Book to Rule Them All?

By Taylor Cotter Staff Are you overwhelmed by the number of books out there that promise to clue you in on the nerve-racking college admissions process? Us too! But every now and then one college admissions book comes along and proves itself to be a real “game changer.” College Admission: From Application to Acceptance, Step […]

StudentAdvisor’s College Review $50 Amazon Gift Card Week 3 Winners

By Sam Coren Staff In case you weren’t aware, StudentAdvisor has caught the gift-giving bug! Did you know until December 31st you could be one of two lucky people to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card every week? Just take a minute to review your college for a chance to win! That being said, it’s […]