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Insights for School Counselors

Spark Your Enthusiasm

The University of Dayton wants to help you make the New Year a great one. That's why we tapped content experts to share insights on topics that matter to you.

Whether you have three extra minutes or 10, you'll gain knowledge and ideas that spark your enthusiasm — and help make this year a success.

Eight Tips for Writing Recommendation Letters

Counselor recommendations can be an important source of information for the committees making admission decisions. Learn tips to help you write effective letters of recommendation and download a recommendation questionnaire to be completed by your students.

Eight Tips for Writing Recommendation Letters

Counselor recommendations can be an important source of information for the committees making admission decisions. Learn tips to help you write effective letters of recommendation and download a recommendation questionnaire to be completed by your students.

Five Considerations to Help Guide Students in the College Selection Process

From academics and affordability to campus life and outcomes, there are a lot of factors for students to consider when selecting a college. Here, an admission and financial aid counselor shares a framework you can use to help students compare their options and select a college home where they'll be successful.

Five Considerations to Help Guide Students in the College Selection Process

From academics and affordability to campus life and outcomes, there are a lot of factors for students to consider when selecting a college. Here, an admission and financial aid counselor shares a framework you can use to help students compare their options and select a college home where they'll be successful.

Five Tips for Enhancing Your Leadership Skills

As a counselor, you can play an important leadership role at your school. By exhibiting effective leadership behavior, you help your students achieve their goals — and serve as a role model. In this video, our Center for Leadership provides five tips for enhancing your leadership skills.

Five Tips for Enhancing Your Leadership Skills

As a counselor, you can play an important leadership role at your school. By exhibiting effective leadership behavior, you help your students achieve their goals — and serve as a role model. In this video, our Center for Leadership provides five tips for enhancing your leadership skills.

Additional Counselor Resources

Have questions about financial aid? Here are answers to four common questions.


Learn about apps that can supplement and enhance your work with students.


Gain insight and strategies on how to deal with difficult people.


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