On this page you will find useful tools, relevant information, and answers to question that may arise in the college prep and application process.
Dr. Seth Hurwitz | College Guidance Counselor
Dr. Seth Hurwitz was born and raised in Hartford, Connecticut, and attended a Yeshiva day school from first through ninth grades. He graduated Bennington College with a major in Literature and Languages, and holds a master's degree and a PhD in English and American Literature from Washington University. Aside from teaching for over a decade at the college level, he has taught high-school kids at Visitation Academy and The Fulton School--and now at Kadimah. He has worked for seven years as the college counselor at The Fulton School, and is now happily serving in that capacity for Kadimah.
| College Guide
Click on one of the links below for general guidance on colleges and the application process
Offers over 650,000 college reviews, information on tuition rates, school-based questions and answers, and so much more.
Allows users to set up parameters (location, major, size, type, etc.) for a search of over 3,000 colleges.
A robust platform that includes information on colleges, financial aid, and other valuable tools and resources.
A free tool created by the US Department of Education so that people can evaluate US colleges that receive Title IV funds.
| Helpful Resources
Click on one of the links below for valuable resources utilized in the application process
Home of one of the two principal standardized tests taken by high-school students planning to apply to US and international colleges.
Not-for-profit organization connecting students to college success & opportunity. Develops & administers SAT and all AP tests.
Free practice recommendations for the skills you'll need for the SAT, plus eight official practice exams from College Board.
| Scholarship Assistance
Click on one of the links below for valuable resources on scholarships and financial aid
Washington University's Scholarship Resource Center - helpful even for those not applying to Wash. U.
Scholarship search service, information on writing a scholarship essay, and other resources.
A free scholarship search platform that connects students to scholarships and financial aid tools.