Free College MatchPoint Resources

The team at College MatchPoint has developed a set of tools and resources to help students
and families successfully navigate the college admissions process.

 

Guide To Campus Tours - click to download

Touring colleges can be a great way to get a feel for what a specific school is like. When the time comes, a college tour can be invaluable in helping you decide if a specific college is right for you.

Guide To Summer Opportunities -click to download

For many of today’s college-bound high school students, the summer is no longer nine weeks of total relaxation, but rather an opportunity to spend time actively working, learning new skills, or diving deeper into an area (or areas) of interest.

Guide to College Lists - click to download

A well-rounded college list is one based on the criteria that are most meaningful to the student. There are thousands of factors to consider when choosing which colleges to put on a final college application list, and hundreds of schools that might fit the bill.

Guide To Selective Colleges - click to download

Dreaming of Ivy? Have your heart set on days spent coding at MIT or business projects at Stanford? Have you imagined yourself starring in a production at Juilliard or marching at West Point? Then you are focused on the class of schools typically referred to as highly selective.

Guide to Demonstrated Interest - click to download

Demonstrated interest is the degree to which you show a college that you are sincerely interested in coming to their school. It has become an important, subtle tool that colleges use to efficiently and accurately enroll a specific target number of students each year.

Resources for Parents and Students - click to download

From researching colleges to prepping for freshman dorms, a summary of some of our favorite reads on the college admissions process. 

Test Prep Providers - click to download

Every year, students spend hours prepping for standardized tests like the SAT and ACT.  A list of providers our families have worked with.