Tips For Making Good Curricular Choices

The Dunbar Team | 01/23/2023

February and March mark the time of year when high school students begin to plan their academic programs for the following year. These decisions are particularly significant because the single …


The SAT is Going Digital!

The Dunbar Team | 01/20/2023

Put DOWN your #2 pencils…the SAT is going digital! Like most assessment measures, the SAT has changed over the years. The newest—and some might argue—most noteworthy change is that the …


Deferred? Don’t be discouraged!

The Dunbar Team | 12/14/2022

In the world of college admissions, there is one decision that always — and understandably — causes a lot of confusion: the deferral. A deferral is neither an acceptance nor …


Dunbar Welcomes Nicole Busby, College Consultant

The Dunbar Team | 09/15/2022

Over the past several months, Nicole has become a valued member of our team. Nicole advises families throughout the United States with students seeking admission to college. She graduated with …


Making the Most Out of College

The Dunbar Team | 08/15/2022

Getting into college is not the end; it’s the next step in educating yourself and preparing for a productive and successful career. Make the most of your college experience and …


Hats off to the Dunbar Class of 2022!

The Dunbar Team | 06/10/2022

Dunbar seniors were busy this year, submitting applications to 191 different colleges and universities, from Amherst to NYU on the East Coast to UC Berkeley and Oregon out West (and …


Learning More About Colleges Virtually

The Dunbar Team | 07/01/2022

When COVID closed campuses and travel restrictions prevented high school students from visiting campuses in person, colleges quickly adapted, increasing the number and quality of online admissions events and campus …


Class of 2022: Making the Most of College

The Dunbar Team | 06/01/2022

Getting into college is not the end; it’s the next step in educating yourself and preparing for a productive and successful career. Make the most of your college experience and …


Dunbar Welcomes College Consultant Sarah White

The Dunbar Team | 05/01/2022

We are delighted to announce that Sarah White has joined the Dunbar team as a college consultant! Sarah helps students and families make sense of—and ideally enjoy–the college admissions journey. …


Waitlisted. Now What?

The Dunbar Team | 04/01/2022

As more students apply to more colleges, it becomes increasingly difficult for colleges to predict their yield. In recent years, many colleges have placed more students on their waitlist, in …