Let's make it easier to find the school that's perfect for you.
The college search is already challenging for students and families. This year it's even more difficult. So Amherst, Bowdoin, Carleton, Pomona, Swarthmore, and Williams put our own rivalries aside, and hosted a series of virtual events for students, families, and counselors.
Students: browse the recordings below, or fill out one easy form to get admission information about each school.
Normally, our six schools compete against each other—on the playing field, and in the college application process. What's different now? How does it affect you?
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 7:00 p.m. EDT
Faculty, Classes, and Undergraduate Research
What does that faculty-to-student ratio really mean? What are classes like? We'll talk about the academic experience, from choosing a major to research and beyond.
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 6:00 p.m. EDT
Special Session for QuestBridge Applicants
QuestBridge National Scholarship Match Program
The National College Match is a college admission and scholarship process through which high-achieving, low-income students can be admitted early with full scholarships to QuestBridge college partners.
Monday, September 21, 2020 7:00 p.m. EDT
Financial Aid and Affording College
Is there a difference between a grant and a scholarship? What's need-based aid? We'll cover the basics, untangle the jargon, and talk about supporting students—through pandemics, and whatever else comes up.
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020 4:00 p.m. EDT
Special Session for International Applicants
International Students: Session 1
Meet with international admissions staff from Amherst, Bowdoin, Carleton, Pomona, Swarthmore, and Williams.
Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:00 p.m. EDT
Campus Life and Building a Community
Leadership and belonging. New friends uniting around shared causes. Find your place and explore new interests. Let's get into the details of your life outside the classroom.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 7:00 p.m. EDT
Applying in the Time of COVID
Worried about how disruptions to extracurriculars, athletics, and exams will affect your college application? What's the one thing you shouldn't write in your application essay this year?
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 7:00 p.m. EDT
Outcomes and Opportunity
What do our graduates go on to do? We'll talk about careers, graduate schools, fellowships, and life after college.