Food for thought:
Colleges that Change Lives, by Loren Pope
Looking Beyond the Ivy League, by Loren Pope
College Unranked, edited by Lloyd Thacker
The Fiske Guide to Colleges
Kaplan’s Unofficial, Biased Guide to the Most Interesting Colleges
The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges, by Yale Daily News
College Prowler guidebooks in print and online at
For a YouTube-like experience, visit www.unigo.com to hear from students at colleges across the country.
Especially for parents:
Less Stress, More Success: A New Approach to Guiding your Teen Through College Admissions and Beyond, by Marilee Jones and Kenneth R. Ginsburg
The Launching Years, by Laura S. Kastner, Ph.D., and Jennifer Wyatt, Ph.D.
I’ll Miss You, Too by Margo E. Woodacre Bane and Stephanie Bane
"We just returned from orientation and IT WAS GREAT! I think this school will be an outstanding fit for Reed. We are so pleased with his selection -- so far the college opportunity for Reed has exceeded my expectation! Thank you again for all the great guidance and help. We couldn't have done it without you!"
- Parent of Reed, University of Colorado, Boulder, class of 2011