Synopses & Reviews
The Insiders Guide to the Colleges has been, for 39 years, the most relied-upon resource for high school students looking for honest reports on colleges from their fellow students. Having interviewed hundreds of their peers on more than 330 campuses and by getting the inside scoop on everything from the nightlife and professors to the newest dorms and wildest student organizations, the reporters at the Yale Daily News have created the most candid college guide available. In addition to the wellrounded profiles, this edition has been updated to include:
• Essential statistics for every school, from acceptance rates to popular majors
• A "College Finder" to help students zero in on the perfect school
• All new FYI sections with student opinions and outrageous off-the-cuff advice
The Insiders Guide to the Colleges cuts through the glossy brochures to uncover the things that matter most to students, and by staying on top of trends, it gives both students and parents the straightforward information they need to choose the school thats right for them.
Praise for The Insider's Guide to the Colleges
“Savvy parents and students hold this book to be a must-read.”
—New York Daily News
“As intimate as a late-night chat in a dorm room.”
—The Atlantic Monthly
“Invaluable in choosing and getting into a college.”
“Student-written profiles in The Insiders Guide...are lively and informative and strike the tone of a college pal offering advice.”
“Who better to tell prospective students about life at college than current students?”
About the Author
The Yale Daily News is produced by the undergraduates at Yale University. It has been serving the university and New Haven, CT since 1878.