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 …


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. …


The New Digital SAT

The Dunbar Team | 02/16/2022

The College Board has recently announced a major overhaul of the SAT intended to make the test both more secure and more student-friendly. These changes will be introduced in 2024 …


Trends in Early Admissions

The Dunbar Team | 03/21/2022

The early results are in and Regular Decision results are on their way! While not every college publishes its early results, we do have some trends from this year’s early …


Crew Recruiting Panel Discussion

The Dunbar Team | 03/05/2022

College Recruiting for Crew Panel Discussion  JOIN US FOR A WEBINAR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 6th 2:00 PM ET   The Maritime Rowing Club and New Canaan Crew present a webinar discussion …


College Admissions 101 Webinar

The Dunbar Team | 02/01/2022

Please join Caroline Brokaw Tucker and Allison Slater Tate for our Upcoming College Admissions 101 WEBINAR: THE PATH THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL Sunday, February 6th at 7:00 PM ET We will be …


Making the Most of College Visits

The Dunbar Team | 12/01/2021

There are many ways to assess whether a college or university may be a good fit for you, but we believe, when possible, the best way for students to get …


Thinking of Transferring?

The Dunbar Team | 01/26/2022

Every year at this time, we hear from students who, for a variety of reasons, express an interest in transferring to another college or university. Perhaps the student desires a …


College Planning is a 4 Year Process!

The Dunbar Team | 11/01/2021

Dunbar’s Tips Year by Year: Freshmen: · Find your footing: For most freshmen, the first few weeks of high school can be daunting. We recommend that freshman students try new …


Congratulations to the Dunbar Class of 2021!

The Dunbar Team | 06/25/2021

Dunbar students were busy this year, submitting applications to 143 unique colleges and universities, from Amherst to Yale, and from the Georgia Institute of Technology to the Pratt Institute (and …