Juniors

A community for juniors on CollegeVine to connect as you all get ready for college applications.
29
PINNED POST
5 months ago
Discussion

Welcome to the Juniors community 🎉

This is a place to learn how other juniors are talking about college admissions.

There are a few easy ways to participate:

1. Get started by checking out our guidance page for juniors. Here you will

29
5
0
3 days ago
Poll

Self-Studying AP Calc BC and AP Physics E&M

This year, I am planning on self studying AP Calc BC, AP Stats and one AP Physics course. After taking a look at all of the AP Physics exams, AP Physics Electricity & Magnetism appealed the most to me

 
 
 
6 hours left
0
1
0
8 days ago
Discussion

moving school in junior year(or senior year)?

Hii so this is probably really late and prob not a good idea to move schools in my junior year for college admission but I really cannot at this school (rich people private schools) and considering mo

0
2
0
8 days ago
Discussion

"We are spending billions of dollars trying to send students to college and maintain them there when, on average, they

54 hours lecture per term. This course is designed to help students with limited academic backgrounds experience college success by overcoming college anxiety and by taking responsibility for their co

0
0
9 days ago
Question

jrotc

what extracurricular category does njrotc fall under?

0
1
0
🎉 First post
10 days ago
Question

I need extracurriculars :(

I am a junior i’m high school and I feel so behind compared to my classmates.My only extracurriculars were Hosa which I quit because I didn’t want to be in the medical field and Soccer which I quit th

0
1
0
🎉 First post
10 days ago
Discussion

SAT

Hey,

I’m aiming for Ivy+ schools, and my SAT score is a 700 R+W, and an 800 Math, for a combined score of 1500. Should I improve my R+W score, or should this be okay. I’m class of 2023, Asian male, fr

0
3
0
🎉 First post
15 days ago
Poll

IB Biology or AP Chem?

Hi! I am trying to decide if I should stick with taking AP Chem or switch to IB Biology. I am planning on majoring in Psychology in college and because of this I think that IB Bio might be more helpfu

 
IB Biology
85%
 
AP Chem
14%
Poll closed14 votes
0
2
0
🎉 First post
15 days ago
Question

Do one have to pay the international fees if you get converted from H4 Visa to F1 Visa after first year of college?

Hello there, I'm asking this question for one of my friend...I know that being an H4 Visa student, you are eligible to pay the in-state tuition fees, but with H4 Visa, you can't get campus jobs nor an

0
1
2
🎉 First post
16 days ago
Poll

Suggestions for a junior's schedule changes?

Hi everyone, I am new here.

I am a junior and here are the AP classes I am planning on taking:

AP Calc BC (I took AB last year, with a 5)

AP Chemistry (Very nice teacher)

AP US History (seems like a l

 
Take honors US history instead of AP
45%
 
Take honors english 11 instead of AP
9%
 
Take both honors english and honors US history
0%
 
Take both AP Lang and US history (keep current schedule)
45%
Poll closed11 votes
2
5
0
17 days ago
Discussion

Common App activities section

Do I have to fill out the Activities section on Common App if I attach a Resume?

P/S any tips to up my resume as an average student with no work experience?

0
2
1
18 days ago
Question

Honor Societies

Hello all! I have a question, do colleges care about honor societies?

1
2
0
21 days ago
Question

APs

I joined a new high school and due to this I wasn't able to take many AP/honors courses during my sophomore year. Here are the courses I am planning to take this year:

- Physics (I asked for honors bu

0
3
1
🎉 First post
24 days ago
Question

I'm graduating a year early through the TN-move on when ready act

I'm the first person to do so at my school, so the administration is about as confused as I am. Any advice is helpful :)

1
1
1
29 days ago
Discussion

AP Class Tips

Hi! Does anyone have any tips on studying for AP Physics 1 (self-study), AP US Gov, and AP Biology? Anything is appreciated! :)

2
29 days ago
Discussion

self study aps?

Hi, so I wanted to self-study two APs this year Environmental Science and Psychology. First off would you recommend studying these two? I know College Vine recommends these two but if anyone has perso

2
5
4
🎉 First post
a month ago
Discussion

Volunteering

Hello everyone! anyone know any good volunteering activities that are not basic and make you stand out to colleges? I would really appreciated!

4
3
1
a month ago
Discussion

what APs should I take if I want to go into business?

So far I've taken AP CSP, I am currently a sophomore. What kind of APs should I take? Would AP World History be beneficial to me?

1
1
1
a month ago
Question

AP French or AP Com Sci for Self-study

This year, I'm going to be taking the following classes: AP Bio, AP Lang, AP World, AP Stats, Honors Pre-calc, and CIS (Honors, but if I get an A I get credit at my local college) French 4. I want to

1
1
0
a month ago
Discussion

french 4 or ap french?

I had a question. So I am a bit behind in my language in the sense that I will be taking French 2 my sophomore year, and usually people taking french 2 their freshman year at my school. First, would i

0
2
3
a month ago
Question

How to study for the SAT?

I know it's a loaded question but hear me out:

I am a rising junior, and absolutely scared straight for the SAT. I don't know how to study for it. Every time I look up study tips, the same things p

3
5
Displaying questions 1-20 of 109 total
 

Join the conversation

Ask a question
Guarantee an expert answer with 20 karma.
Start a discussion
See how your peers are thinking about college admissions.
Reply to a post
Help other students and share your experiences.

How karma works

Ask the experts

These experts are available to help for free! You can guarantee an expert answer to any question with 20 karma.

jcdenton
ShaquilleOatmeal
mzilla
carlsaganrocks
alyssa33
maplecreamcookies
YeshDatar
EliasMiller
zpx3
GiebienNa
MoriahKofsky
HaleJaeger
CollegeVineSupport
matt.kaye
AmandaMay
CV-Tim
PriyaDesai
ShaneNiesen
ShravyaKakulamarri
bijalluhar
Vinay_CV
moriah.adeghe
tabula-rasta-12

Community Guidelines

To keep this community safe and supportive:

  1. Be kind and respectful!
  2. Keep posts relevant to college admissions and high school.
  3. Don’t ask “chance-me” questions. Use CollegeVine’s chancing instead!