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 …


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 …