Choosing which college to go to is one of the most significant decisions of your life. Your college experience will open up for you a whole world of new ideas and friends. It’s thrilling and a little scary at the same time. This transition can be a huge step for both you and your parents. College Primers is here to highlight the excitement of the process and support you through the challenges.

We combine over twenty-five years of experience in higher education with decades of preparing thousands of students across the country for the college admissions process. The Independent College Consultants at College Primers help you find the college environment that best fits your unique personality so that you can focus on your future.

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Some Summer Scholarships Still Available

June 13, 2013 by Lisa Zimmer Hatch

Take a Look at Still-Available Scholarships with Summer Deadlines.

The College Doctor and Lisa Zimmer Hatch, veteran test prep instructor and author of ACT For Dummies, 5th Edition, will offer Prepping for the ACT, small group instruction on all ACT test sections that will ease your concerns and boost your confidence as you head into the big test.

GMAT For Dummies, 6th Edition Now Available!

February 26, 2013 by Lisa Zimmer Hatch

GMAT FD 6e Premier

GMAT For Dummies, 6th Edition, follows the tried-and-true Dummies formula of simplifying complicated material into a readable, friendly guide that gives you a succinct overview of everything you need to know to maximize your scores on this daunting test.


February 6, 2013 by Lisa Zimmer Hatch

The Common App has released new essay prompts for the 2013-2014 admissions season. Check out what’s new.

Is Early Action Right for You?

November 8, 2012 by Lisa Zimmer Hatch

Is Early Action right for you? November is the month when most Early Action applications are due.

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