The Pros & Cons of Applying Round 3 MBA Admissions

The Pros & Cons of Applying Round 3 MBA Admissions

The following piece was written by Linda Abraham. Linda has been featured in our Admissions Expert series and is the President and Founder of Accepted.com. Should you apply Round 3 or wait to apply (or reapply) next year? As is usually the case in MBA admissions, it depends. Let’s look at some of the pros and cons of applying to business school Round 3.   Pros of Applying R3 1. It’s your last shot at the class of 2015 If you have a class-of-2015-or-bust attitude, then R3 offers you a shot at getting in under the wire. While your chances of acceptance at most highly competitive programs do decrease as the rounds ... Read More About The Pros & Cons of Applying Round 3 MBA Admissions

What is it Like to Attend Texas Christian University?

What is it Like to Attend Texas Christian University?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Zachary is a 2013 graduate of Texas Christian University and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Film Studies and German Language. He is an Austin tutor specializing in Literature, Writing, and all levels of German. See what he had to say about his alma mater:   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? Zachary: The campus itself is extremely beautiful and easily walkable. It’s fairly insulated from the re ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Texas Christian University?

What is it Like to Attend University of Florida?

What is it Like to Attend University of Florida?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Emily is a New York City tutor specializing in Algebra, Statistics, Essay Editing, and more. She graduated from University of Florida in 2012 with Bachelor’s degrees in Marketing and Psychology. See what she had to say about her alma mater: 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? Emily: Gainesville is a college town with the campus in a central location and transportation options that make it very easy to get ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Florida?

What is it Like to Attend University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee?

What is it Like to Attend University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Kim is a Milwaukee tutor specializing in French, Algebra, Statistics, and more. She is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee majoring in Atmospheric Science. See what she had to say about her school: 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? Kim: UW-Milwaukee is a very tight-knit campus, giving the ability to walk from one corner of campus to the other in 15 minutes or less. UW-Milwaukee is located on the eastside ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee?

How to Jumpstart Your Spring Semester

How to Jumpstart Your Spring Semester

Were you hoping to earn a higher GPA than what you ultimately received at the end of this last fall term? If so, this can understandably feel quite disappointing, but the promising news is that the school year is only half over! If you approach the spring semester armed with the correct study tactics and a positive attitude, you can easily redeem yourself. In order to succeed during your second semester, exercise strong study habits from the first class meeting. Every day counts, especially if your marks last term were lower than you intended them to be. The first week of a semester is often filled with syllabus overviews, but you shouldn&rsq ... Read More About How to Jumpstart Your Spring Semester