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 …


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 …