Useful Books & Websites
Books: the titles below are available in the study room of the Fulbright Educational Advising Center in Bucharest:
• Admissions, Financial Aid, and Essays Read more...
Presenting Yourself Successfully to Colleges: How to Market Your Strengths and Make Your Application Stand Out by Howard T. Greene and Matthew W. Greene, published by Cliff Street Books
Do-It Write: How to Prepare a Great College Application by G. Gary Ripple, published by Octameron Associates
Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps: Crafting a Winning Personal Statement by Alan Gelb, published by Ten Speed Press
Making It Into a Top College: 10 Steps to Gaining Admission to Selective Colleges and Universities by Howard T. Greene and Matthew W. Greene, published by Quill
What You Don’t Know Can Keep You Out of College by Don Dunbar with G. F. Lichtenberg, published by Gotham Books
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College by Jacques Steinberg, published by Penguin Books
The College Admissions Mystique by Bill Mayher, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
The Public Ivies by Howard T. Greene and Matthew W. Greene, published by Harper Resource
The Hidden Ivies by Howard T. Greene and Matthew W. Greene, published by Harper Resource
• Sports Scholarships Read more...
The Student Athlete’s Handbook: The Complete Guide for Success by Perry Bromwell and Howard Gensler, published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
How to Win a Sports Scholarship by Penny Hastings and Todd D. Caven, published by First Base Sports, Inc.
• General information on U.S. undergraduate study: Read more...
“If You Want to Study in the USA: Undergraduate Study”
http://www.fulbright.ro/media/media/If You Want to Study in the US_UG_2010.pdf
• College search and guidance for the application process: Read more...
• Essay writing: Read more...
• Letters of recommendation: Read more...
• TOEFL : Read more...
• SAT : Read more...
• Funding opportunities: Read more...
• Book order: Read more...
ROMSTUDYABROAD: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/romstudyabroad/ (Yahoo group of the Romanian students who are studying or planning to study abroad)
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