Three questions high school juniors should ask themselves


Posted by Ryan DeVito on 13 March 2018

This is the time of year that high school juniors start thinking about college. Don't go into college applications blind, though. Instead, use the spring as a time for self-reflection.

Scott Anderson suggests that all juniors ask themselves three self-reflective questions before getting too deep into the details of college planning. As important as planning your next college road trip may seem, it pales in comparison to getting to know yourself. After all, a little bit of self-reflection now could make the difference between happiness and discontent over four years of college. Anderson suggests, among other things, considering what makes you happy and how willing you are to take risks. Are you interested in getting your college search process off to a great start? Check out Anderson's article to see his three questions that all juniors should be asking themselves.

How has knowing yourself helped you decide on schools to apply to? We would love to hear your stories in the comments below.