The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute launched an online database to connect students with resources to improve readiness and access to higher education.
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October 02, 2014
September 25, 2014
The online application organization will no longer require member colleges to ask for essays or recommendations, broadening the potential pool of members using the service next fall.
August 11, 2014
Michigan has set up 50 local college action networks to leverage community resources to get more students into college.
December 31, 2013
After a fall plagued by technical glitches, officials with the Common Application pledge additional support to help with the expected high volume of applications at year's end.
October 21, 2013
As students face technical problems trying to apply to complete the electronic Common App, officials offer an apology and commitment to improved service.
October 22, 2012
Officials from the Common Application announce changes for 2013 standard form.
September 25, 2012
A survey of admissions officers finds 18 percent feel submitting both an ACT and SAT score gives students an advantage.
May 29, 2012
Researchers critique value of college rankings and encourage student to look beyond the lists for right fit.
February 21, 2012
Administration seeking feedback on new draft of college scorecard to help students compare value and affordability of schools.
December 28, 2011
Looking back at the most-read College Bound posts of the year, you can see a range of issues. From policymakers to parents to educators, you were drawn to stories about applications and access, completion and jobs. So, a drum roll please.....The top 10 stories, as measured by hits on this blog, fo...