Inside College Admissions

We work with thousands of students each year as they go through the college search process. We know it can be a stressful time, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Luther’s Inside College Admissions blog covers many topics. Campus visits, applying for college, getting financial aid, and preparing to arrive at college—to name a few. Browse for tips, ideas, and reassurance. We’re here to help!

College will introduce new perspectives, languages, and activities. Read this post to discover ways you can make a smooth transition into a diverse learning community.

December 9, 2021

In addition to academics, there are a lot of valuable opportunities in college to expand your skills and knowledge for your resume. Read this post to learn how.

November 19, 2021

Read this post to find out what they are, how to set them, and why they are crucial to maintaining relationships with your friends.

November 2, 2021

What are the key attributes of a high quality college essay? Read this post to learn about some tips that can take your essay from good to great!

October 26, 2021

Heard of the Freshman 15?  It's a phrase often used to describe the weight some incoming students gain during their first year. Read this post to learn about some fun and easy ways to build more movement into your daily schedule to help you stay fit.

October 19, 2021

Burnout is a real issue that many students and adults face. Prioritizing what’s important can make the entire college experience more enjoyable and rewarding.

September 29, 2021

College is a time for maturing both academically and in life. Knowing how to manage your self care is important to being successful.

September 16, 2021

What will your college living space look like? From lofting your bed, creating a comfortable desk space, to deciding how to store your laundry, this post will provide you with lots of great tips on how you can create an efficient and inviting space.

August 19, 2021

Is working for free worth your time and energy? In this post, Matias Parada ’22 shares what he’s learned this summer and how it’s impacted his major, career, and relationships in the community.

August 4, 2021

Are you planning for college and wondering how you're going to manage it all? Get some handy tips and read about the many benefits of keeping a calendar.

July 20, 2021