Getting into college is a national obsession among high school students and their parents, and it's only getting worse. Each year, there are more applications and tougher admissions standards at competitive schools. In a tight job market, the stakes are higher than ever. Businesses, books, and programs exist to help students win acceptance to top schools, but why not go to the real source recent high school graduates who survived the college admissions process. InHow to Survive Getting Into College,hundreds of students share their hard-won wisdom, thoughts, strategies, struggles, and even failures. Filled with tips, tricks, humor, and horror stories, as well as practical advice on applications, interviews, and financial aid, the book is a lifeline for high school juniors and seniors.Korn, Rachel is the author of 'How to Survive Getting into College By Hundreds of Students Who Did', published 2006 under ISBN 9781933512051 and ISBN 1933512059.