Athletes who are interested in playing volleyball in college should sign up for UA, College Board and NCAA.

University Athlete
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College Board
Sign up for notices on SAT testing dates and other important college news

NCAA Eligibility Center
College-bound athletes interested in playing for Division 1 or Division 2 programs need to register with the NCAA.

Campus Explorer: Find Colleges and Universities by degree program and area of study.

NCAA Guide for the College-Bound Student Athlete: A useful guide on NCAA recruiting eligibility and other information (Download for free)

NCAA Div 1 Recruiting Calendar: Find out when Division 1 coaches are allowed to talk to you and when they are in a “dead” or “quiet” period.


U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges
Look for some of these useful lists:

National University Rankings
Liberal Arts College Rankings
Best Regional Universities in PA and North
Best Regional Colleges in PA and the North
A+ Schools for B Students
Best Business Schools

America’s Top Colleges

Money Magazine
The Best Colleges for Your Money


The Choice: The college admissions blog of the New York Times

The Learning Network: Another NYT site dedicate to education and learning issues

Education Page of the New York Times: Lots of interesting news and worth adding a bookmark to your browser

What You Don’t Know About Financial Aid But Should: College financial aid is complicated. Read all about it.

Taming the Testing Monster: All about SAT and other testing

Why It’s So Hard to Calculate College Costs: Another interesting NYTimes piece.