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College Acceptances

Articles of Interest


You don’t have to look very far to find books and articles giving advice regarding the college planning process. Here are a few of our favorites:


For Parents:


Parents, Read This if Your Child Is Applying to College. US News & World Report, 1/4/10


The Gentle Art of Separation 
by Tommy Thomas, Director of College Counseling, The Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, NJ


Who needs Harvard? 
The Brooking Institute, Gregg Easterbrook, Visiting Fellow (2000-08), The Atlantic Monthly


For Everyone:


Ten Secrets For Success As A College Freshman, from the President of Fairleigh Dickinson University


The Five Facebook Dangers, Perils That Have Nothing to Do With Internet Predators by Jackie Burrell, Guide


Top Five Ways to Impress An Admissions Officer, by Liluye Jhala, ApplyWise counselor


What an SAT score doesn’t say by Michael C. McFarland, President of Holy Cross College, Boston Globe


Tip Sheet: Determining College Fit and Value by Gloria Cordes Larson, The Choice, The New York Times, June 12, 2013


28 Summer Reading Suggestions from College Admissions Experts by Brennan Barnard, The Choice, The New York Times, June 14, 2013


Admission Matters: What Students and Parents Need to Know About Getting into College by Sally Springer, Jon Reider and Marion R. Franck


The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price by Lynn O’Shaughnessy

Over the past five years graduates of The Marin School have been accepted to the following colleges and universities:

Academy of Art University

Adelphi University

Allegheny College

The American International University in London (Richmond)

The American Musical & Dramatic Academy

American University

The American University of Paris

Arizona State University

The Art Institute of California –Los Angeles

The Art Institute of California - San Francisco

Babson College

Bard College

Barton College

Bennington College

Bentley University

Boise State University

Bradley University

Brandeis University

Brooks Institute of Photography

Byrant University

California Lutheran University

California State University campuses at: 

Cal Maritime Academy, Channel Islands, Chico, Fullerton, Humboldt, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Monterey Bay, Northridge, Cal Poly-Pomona, Sacramento, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Cal- Poly, San Luis Obispo and Sonoma

Case Western Reserve University

Centre College

Chapman University

Claremont McKenna College

Clark University

Clarkson University

Colby College

The College of Wooster

Colorado State University

Columbia College, Chicago

Concordia University, Montreal

Connecticut College

Cornish College of the Arts

Dalhousie University, Canada

Dartmouth College

Denison University

Dickinson College

Dominican University of CA

Drew University

Drexel University

Earlham College

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Endicott College

Eugene Lang College

The Evergreen State College

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Florida Inst. of Technology

Fordham University

Franklin & Marshall College

Goucher College

Guilford College

Hampshire College

Haskell Indian Nations University

Hendrix College

Hiram College

Hofstra University

Holy Names University

Knox College

Lawrence University

Lewis & Clark College

Linfield College

Loyola Marymount University

Lynn University

Macalester College

Manhattanville College

Marist College

Marymount College

Marymount Manhattan College

McDaniel College

McGill University

Menlo College

Middlebury College

Mills College

Montana State University, Bozeman

Mount Holyoke College

National University of Ireland, Galway

New College of Florida

New Jersey Institute of Technology

New York University

Northeastern University

Northern Arizona University

Northwestern University

Occidental College

Ohio Wesleyan University

Oregon College of Arts & Crafts

Oregon Inst. of Technology

Oregon State University

Oxford College of Emory University

Pacific University

Parsons, The New School for Design

Pitzer College

Portland State University

Prescott College

Regis University

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rochester Inst. of Technology

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Saint Mary’s College of California

Sarah Lawrence College

Savannah College of Art & Design

School of Visual Arts

Seattle University

Skidmore College

Smith College

Southern Oregon University

St. Olaf College

Stony Brook University

Suffolk University

Susquehanna University

Syracuse University

Trinity College

University of Arizona

University of Calgary

University of California campuses at 

Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara and Santa Cruz

University of Colorado, Boulder

University of Colorado, Denver

University of Denver

University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Iowa

University of Kansas

University of Massachusetts

University of Montana

University of New Haven

University of North Dakota

University of Northern Colorado

University of Oregon

University of Pittsburgh

University of Portland

University of Puget Sound

University of Redlands

University of Rochester

University of San Diego

University of San Francisco

University of Southern California

University of the Pacific

University of Vermont

University of Victoria

Wagner College

Washington State University

Wentworth Institute of Technology

Western Washington University

Whitman College

Whittier College

Willamette University

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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