Websites:

Publications:

Admission Matters: What Students and Parents Need to Know About Getting into College. Sally Springer and Marion Franck. John Wiley & Sons: 2009.

Barron’s Profiles of American Colleges. Barron’s Educational Series: Published annually.

Best 368 Colleges. Princeton Review. Random House: Published annually.

Choosing the Right College. John Zmirak. Intercollegiate Studies Institute: Published annually.

College Admissions Data Sourcebooks. Wintergreen Orchard House: Published annually.

College Guide to Performing Arts Majors 2009: Read World Admission Guide for All Dance, Music, and Theater Majors. Peterson’s and Fern Oram. Peterson’s: 2008.

College Handbook. College Board: Published annually.

College Match: A Blueprint for Choosing the Best School for You. Steven Antonoff. Octameron: 2009

College Unranked: Ending the College Admissions Frenzy. Lloyd Thacker. Harvard University Press: 2005.

Colleges with a Conscience: 81 Great Schools with Outstanding Community Involvement. Princeton Review. Random House: 2005.

Cool Colleges: For the Hyper-Intelligent, Self-Directed, Late Blooming and Just Plain Different. Donald Asher. Ten Speed Press: 2007.

Creating a Class: College Admissions and the Education of Elites. Mitchell Stevens. Harvard University Press: 2007.

Fiske Guide to Colleges. Edward Fiske. Sourcebooks: Published annually.

Guide to College Visits: Planning Trips to Popular Campuses in the Northeast, Southeast, West, and Midwest. Princeton Review. Random House: 2007.

Harvard Schmarvard: Getting Beyond the Ivy League to the College that is Best for You. Jay Mathews. Three River Press: 2003.

Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That’s Right for You. Loren Pope. Penguin: 2007.

Peterson’s Four-Year Colleges. Published annually.

Peterson’s Two-Year Colleges. Published annually.

Students’ Guide to Colleges: The definitive Guide to America’s Top 100 Schools Written by the Real Experts—The Students Who Attended Them. Jordan Goldman & Colleen Buyers. Penguin: 2005.

The College Finder. Steven Antonoff. Wintergreen Orchard House: 2008.

The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College. Jacque Steinberg. Penguin: 2003.

The Gay and Lesbian Guide to College Life: A Comprehensive Resource for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Students and Their Allies. John Buez, Jennifer Howd, Rachel Pepper, and The Princeton Review. Random House: 2007.

The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges. Yale Daily News Staff. Macmillan: Published annually.

Winning the College Admission Games: Strategies for Parents & Students. Peter Van Buskirk. Peterson’s: 2007.