Posts From the monthly archives: "October 2016"

The Western Association for College Admissions Counseling Government Relations committee is gearing up to host this year’s conference and it will be held on February 21st and 22nd. And right after that the local Share, Learn, Connect in …

Counselor by Day…


By Amanda Wallin

Hello Readers!

For this addition of “Counselor by Day” we’ll be hearing from Ayesha King, Admission Counselor at California Lutheran University and her involvement with the blog Weddingbee.

Amanda Wallin (AW): Ayesha, please tell us, what

Transfer Sessions with A.J.


By AJ Howell-Williams

Understanding the Transfer Population

Let’s begin with some interesting findings from the recently released 2015 State of College Admission report, produced by NACAC. Nearly 40% of all students who began their college career in 2008 transferred at …

Students and educators are invited to attend the San Francisco STEM College and Career Fair to be held on Sunday, November 6 at the South San Francisco Conference Center 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  As economic projections point out a …

Presidential Pontifications:


I returned from the NACAC conference in Columbus, OH last night.  I find myself completely energized by the conversations that I heard and inspired by the work of my colleagues being done around the world.  It felt like everything was …

The Reverse Revolution: US Students going to the UK as Undergrads

For some, a reverse educational revolution is in full swing.

For those with a strong idea of what they want to study, the UK can be an attractive destination …