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10 Questions to Ask on a College Campus Tour

When I started looking at colleges in 2008, I went to 3 college fairs, completed multiple searches on CollegeBoard.com and visited over 10 colleges. However, the deciding moment came when I stepped on the Quad at Gardner-Webb for a college campus tour. We weren’t even 5 minutes in to the tour, had only visited the […]

The FAQs from February!

We get loads of great questions from you about dorms, food, roommates ~ you name it. Here are the hits from the past month! 1. Can I take 2 courses? A. This is a little known secret about your Blueprint program. The answer is yes, but for 2 week students only. In the registration system, […]

The Importance of Thank You Notes for Teens

Blueprint never stops hiring. Finding the best people on the planet for your summer program is a 24/7/365 gig. The search for talent never, ever, stops over here. And it’s exhausting, but it’s a heck of a lot of fun too. You meet amazing people every day that believe in the power of pre-college summer […]

America’s Worst Colleges

One of Blueprint’s main goals is to help our students identify colleges where they will thrive ~ where they will get the most bang for their buck. So, naturally, when you’re helping a student compile a list of schools that are a good fit you’re also creating a bucket of throwaway schools that are a […]

250 Good Colleges Still looking for Students

For those of you still looking for a great college, NACAC just released a list of over 250 schools that did not hit their admissions targets. You may still have time to get these colleges your FAFSA and CSS Profile aid form information and qualify for some need-based aid, or possibly land a significant tuition […]