What is it Like to Attend University of Colorado Boulder?

What is it Like to Attend University of Colorado Boulder?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Erin is a Denver tutor and 2011 graduate of University of Colorado Boulder. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature and tutors several subjects including Essay Editing, Literature, and Writing. Check out what Erin had to say about her time at University of Colorado Boulder: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or safe is the campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Erin: University of Colorado Boulder is a much smaller campus than I originally expec ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Colorado Boulder?

3 Things Every High School Senior Should Do During Winter Break

3 Things Every High School Senior Should Do During Winter Break

Most high school seniors view winter break as the perfect opportunity to sleep and to socialize with family and friends. Of course, if you focus on everything but school, you may return to your classes feeling unproductive and anxious in regard to finishing your coursework, as well as preparing for graduation and college.  Although a bit of rest and relaxation is healthy for the often-stressed high school senior, it can greatly benefit you to spend your time wisely during your vacation. Complete these three tasks and you will feel energized and confident when returning to school in January:   1. Finish a portion of your homework ea ... Read More About 3 Things Every High School Senior Should Do During Winter Break

What is it Like to Attend Trinity University?

What is it Like to Attend Trinity University?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Sarah received her Bachelor’s degree in International Studies and Spanish from Trinity University. She is currently a tutor in San Antonio specializing in Geography, History, Spanish, and several other subjects. See what she had to say about her experience at Trinity University: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or safe is the campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Sarah: The Trinity University campus is in the heart of San Antonio, about 10 minutes north ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Trinity University?

What is it Like to Attend University of Missouri-Kansas City?

What is it Like to Attend University of Missouri-Kansas City?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Marianne is a Kansas City tutor specializing in English, French, Public Speaking, and a number of other areas. She is currently a senior at University of Missouri-Kansas City majoring in Theatre and French. See what she had to share about University of Missouri-Kansas City: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or safe is the campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Marianne: Kansas City is not your typical Midwestern town, and University of Missouri-Kansas City is no ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Missouri-Kansas City?

What is On the MCAT2015?

What is On the MCAT2015?

The revised MCAT, which will be introduced for the first time in April 2015, will shift its focus to a more interdisciplinary and integrative mindset. Students who intend to take this version of the exam can refer to the guide below for more information about its sections, the skills it assesses, and the best ways to prepare.  What does the MCAT2015 test? There are four sections on the MCAT2015. Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems emphasizes central biological processes, including those that are biochemical in nature. (Students should note that biochemistry is a new addition to the MCAT.) Chemical and Physical Found ... Read More About What is On the MCAT2015?