Episode 67: Community Engagement in College
In this episode of College Admissions Insider, we are talking about how you can translate your passion for service into amazing college experiences.
Episode 66: Choosing (and Transferring From) Community College
We're chatting about how community college differs from four-year universities, why a student might consider attending this type of school, tips for transferring into a bachelor's degree program and more.
Episode 65: What To Do if You’re Waitlisted
In this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're peeling back the curtain on how college waitlists actually work – from the factors that might lead to being waitlisted to how students can navigate Decision Day while awaiting an offer.
(Re-air) Episode 36: You Got Your Acceptance Letter — Now What?
Receiving an acceptance letter on Decision Day is far from the end of the process. In this episode of College Admissions Insider, we’re covering what lies ahead after you’ve been admitted.
Episode 63: College Access & Success
On this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're taking a look at how universities are increasing access and enhancing support for college-bound students.
Episode 62: What to Look for in an Arts & Sciences Education
In this episode, you'll hear from faculty from a range of disciplines on what to look for in an arts and sciences education.
Episode 61: What to Look for in an Engineering School
When looking for the engineering major, you might want to study in college, you might find that they're grouped together in a school of engineering within a larger university. On this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're diving deep into this educational track.
Episode 60: What to Look for In A Business School
We'll cover different educational approaches of various business or management schools; how students interested in pursuing careers in business can get a sense of what majors appeal to them; what high schoolers can do right now to get a head start, and more.
Episode 59: Undergraduate Research, Pt. II: Student Roundtable
On this podcast, we look for every opportunity to let real college students do the talking — which is why we're inviting students from all three of Bucknell's colleges to tell you about their experiences conducting research as undergrads.
Episode 58: The Ins and Outs of Undergraduate Research
We're on the hunt for answers about how students can make the most of research experiences while in college. We'll discuss what research opportunities look like for students of varying interests, the kinds of resources students should look for and how doing research as an undergraduate sets students up for success.
Episode 57: Why Go to College?
In a world where you might do virtually anything, why go to college? On this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're spending some time considering that essential question.
Episode 56: What Is a Minor?
On this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're looking into what a college minor is and how exploring one or more minors can enhance a student's educational experience.
The Beginner’s Guide to College Financial Aid
Learn the ins and outs of funding for college in our guide to financial aid. Review different types of financial aid, who’s eligible, and where to find it.
Episode 55: What NOT to Do When Applying to College
Our don'ts will include mistakes to avoid on the college application, who you shouldn't ask for a recommendation letter, what not to forget after applying and more.
Episode 54: Financial Aid Series, Pt. III: Accepting a Financial Aid Offer
Today, we’re diving into part three of our financial aid series on College Admissions Insider: accepting and finalizing your financial aid.
Episode 53: Financial Aid Series, Pt. II: How to Apply for Financial Aid
Today, we’re diving into part two of our financial aid series on College Admissions Insider: how to apply for financial aid.
Episode 52: Financial Aid Series, Pt. I: How to Pay for College
In today's episode, we're focusing on that first piece, getting a clearer sense of the options available to help you pay for college and how you can determine the kind of aid you need.
Episode 51: Studying Abroad While In College, Pt. II: Student Roundtable
In this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're welcoming a few Bucknell students on the podcast to share their study abroad experiences with you. After all, what better way to get an idea of what studying abroad is like than talking to those who've taken the journey?
Episode 50: Studying Abroad While In College
In this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're giving you a birds-eye view of studying abroad as we cover the kinds of study abroad programs universities typically offer, when to start working study abroad into your college journey, earning academic credits for international courses and more.
Episode 49: A Guide to Standardized Testing
In this episode of College Admissions Insider, we're providing some helpful info for students who will be taking tests like the SAT, ACT and AP Subject Tests as part of their college admissions journey. Topics include the merits and weaknesses of standardized tests, how to decide which tests to take, tips for studying and more.