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Description

Breeze through your college research with an interactive guide to more than 1,000 four-year colleges. Easy to use, but packed with features, CollegeHunch® empowers you to make informed college choices.

Build a detailed spreadsheet in minutes comparing up to 15 schools in-app or by export to a format that's ready to print. Make the most of advanced filters to narrow down your search or just sort and browse colleges any way you wish. Here are some of the other features at your fingertips:

• Review SAT, ACT and GPA averages, percentiles and ranges as well as admissions requirements and statistics with intuitive graphics.

• Get to know the freshman class thanks to detailed demographics and information on majors.

• Assess tuition, room and board and other fees, financial aid and net price data, and scholarship information. Even compare the cost of education to post-graduate salary histories.

• View priority deadlines for applications, scholarships and financial aid so that you don’t miss the opportunity to qualify. Just tap on a date to add it to your calendar!

• Save slices of information on your favorite colleges in one place for quick and easy viewing later so you can skip taking notes.

• Take advantage of quick links and fast facts to enhance your search without having to power up the desktop. Or book a campus tour through the app.

• Consider similar schools that have been curated by hand based upon a variety of factors because location isn’t the only thing that matters.

• Explore intercollegiate sports by division so that you can decide whether to participate.

• Check out the neighborhood and even get directions to campus, with maps for POI’s and nearby colleges.

• Track current, forecast or historical weather data so that you know what to pack.

• Discover notable alumni of each school, many of whom will surprise and delight you.

Feel empowered, rather than overwhelmed, as you conduct your college search with a swipe and a tap, instead of a sweat.

NOTE: This app is designed and intended for students attending U.S. high schools who are applying to be first-time college freshmen. Policies, requirements, deadlines and other data that appear in the App may not apply to transfer students, home-schooled students, and other students who are not applying to college directly from high school.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Sep 01, 2015 (almost 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Apr 29
2019
(Current)
Version 3.7

We've made some tweaks under the hood to provide an even better user experience. We encourage you to update to this version since some data and features may not be available in previous versions. Thanks for using CollegeHunch.

Apr 28
2019
Version 3.6

We've made some tweaks under the hood to provide an even better user experience. We encourage you to update to this version since some data and features may not be available in previous versions. Thanks for using CollegeHunch!

Jan 28
2019
Version 3.5

We've created placeholders for some new stats that we think you'll really like. This data will automatically appear in the app as we add it. We also changed the weather feed to ensure that you receive current weather and five-day forecasts for the college campuses. And, we fine-tuned the filter engine to turbocharge your college research.

Dec 05
2018
Version 3.4

We've added a new filter that enables you to search for specific majors or browse and choose those that interest you. And, we now offer more detail on fields of study for each college. More powerful than ever, but still easy to use, CollegeHunch helps you broaden or narrow your college search exactly as you wish. We also fixed a bug that intermittently caused the screen to jump when tapping on certain titles.

Dec 03
2018
Version 3.3

We've added a new filter that enables you to search for specific majors or browse and choose those that interest you. And, we now offer more detail on fields of study for each college. More powerful than ever, but still easy to use, it's no wonder that CollegeHunch is The Source for College Search®.

Aug 12
2018
Version 3.2

We've added data on net price by household income and filters for test-optional schools and religious affiliation: With 24 (!) criteria to choose from, and 8 ways to sort the colleges, it's never been easier to explore new schools or narrow down your search.

Jun 18
2018
Version 3.1

We bring you the latest SAT statistics based on the "new" 1600 scale. For colleges that have not yet updated their scores, we've done "old-to-new" conversions for you. As more colleges publish "new" SAT statistics, we will replace the converted values, and these updates will automatically appear. We also fixed a bug that affected some users when accessing test-score percentage-range pie charts.

May 29
2018
Version 3.0

We now display the latest SAT statistics based on the "new" 1600 scale. For colleges that have not yet updated their scores, we've done "old-to-new" conversions for you. As more colleges publish the "new" SAT scores, we will replace converted values with real stats, and these updates will automatically appear. We've also refreshed the calendar for the school year commencing Fall 2019: If you chose (prior to May 22) to tap on a date to add it to your own calendar, be sure to do so again so that your calendar reflects the correct school year. P.S. SAT percentage range pie charts will not appear until (and unless) the college has published "new" SAT score ranges.

Mar 26
2018
Version 2.9

We've added data on graduation and retention rates and made the college filter and sort function better than ever. You can now choose among 22 criteria to narrow down your college search and sort the colleges 8 different ways. With such powerful tools at your command, finding the right college fit has never been easier! We also fixed a bug in v 2.8 that prevented some filters from working properly.

Mar 26
2018
Version 2.8

We've added data on graduation and retention rates and made the college filter and sort function better than ever. You can now choose among 22 criteria to narrow down your college search and sort the colleges 8 different ways. With such powerful tools at your command, finding the right college fit has never been easier!

Jan 16
2018
Version 2.7

The college filter is more powerful than ever! Now, you can also filter colleges that accept the Common App, and those that have Early Decision and/or Early Action admission policies. With 19 criteria to choose from, you can narrow down your college search any way you wish. We also fixed a bug that affected some users when they edited their favorite college list.

Jan 14
2018
Version 2.6

The college filter is more powerful than ever! Now, you can also filter colleges that accept the Common App, and those that have Early Decision and/or Early Action admission policies. With 19 criteria to choose from, you can narrow down your college search any way you wish.

Jan 09
2018
Version 2.5

We've improved the college filter and added more data on financial aid so that it's even easier to make informed college choices. And, we optimized CollegeHunch for the iPhone X. We've also made other improvements and fixed a bug that caused a crash for some users when retrieving the weather.

Dec 06
2017
Version 2.4

Now you can export as many spreadsheets as you like for the same in-app purchase price. Also, we've improved the college filter and added more data on financial aid so that it's even easier to make informed college choices. And, CollegeHunch is now optimized for the iPhone X. We've made some other improvements and fixed two bugs in previous version.

Dec 04
2017
Version 2.3

Now you can export as many spreadsheets as you like for the same in-app purchase price. Also, we've improved the college filter and added more data on financial aid so that it's even easier to make informed college choices. And, CollegeHunch is now optimized for the iPhone X.

Jul 17
2017
Version 2.2

We've added even more admissions data and fast facts to speed your college search. And, now, we display the new SAT equivalents for the average SAT score and the 25th/75th SAT percentiles. College updates roll out daily so you don't have to wait. We also fixed a bug that affected a small number of iPad users.

Jul 06
2017
Version 2.1

We've added even more college admissions data, including High School rank. And, now, you can just tap on the 25th/75th SAT percentile bar to get the new SAT equivalents. We've also added more Fast Facts to speed your search. College updates roll out daily so you don't have to wait! And we fixed a bug that affected a small number of users who added more than 10 colleges at once to the spreadsheet.

Jun 25
2017
Version 2.0

We've added even more college admissions data, including High School rank. And, now, you can just tap on the 25th/75th SAT percentile bar to get the new SAT equivalents. We've also added more Fast Facts to speed your search. College updates roll out daily so you don't have to wait!

Mar 14
2017
Version 1.9

We’ve added the “new,” re-designed SAT score that corresponds to the “old” SAT score. So, now, whether you’ve taken the old or new SAT, you can assess your results! Also, we fixed a bug that affected colleges with no intercollegiate sports.

Mar 12
2017
Version 1.8

We’ve added the “new,” re-designed SAT score that corresponds to the “old” SAT score. So, now, whether you’ve taken the old or new SAT, you can assess your results!

Dec 22
2016
Version 1.7

CollegeHunch is more powerful than ever! You can export the spreadsheet comparing up to 15 colleges to any email address you wish with an in-app purchase. And, better yet, it is formatted so that all you need to do is click "print," sit back and relax. Or, you can just use the in-app spreadsheet as before at no cost. And, we continue to add schools regularly with the latest data available so that you can broaden your college search even further.

Jul 20
2016
Version 1.6

Now available on the iPad. We've updated the calendar for the Fall 2017 school year and added statistics on Early Decision, Wait List, graduation rates, Greek life and more! And, we roll out college updates daily -- because you should not have to wait.

Feb 10
2016
Version 1.5

CollegeHunch is now better than ever with 800 colleges and even more statistics to speed your research. Fixed minor bugs that affected some users.

Dec 01
2015
Version 1.4

Thanks for using CollegeHunch. This update fixes a bug that affected links to college websites and weather.

Nov 16
2015
Version 1.3

Enhanced filter function so that you can search by as many states as you wish. Minor bug fix.

Sep 22
2015
Version 1.2

iOS 9 updates and minor bug fix.

Sep 08
2015
Version 1.1

Bug fix for iOS 7.0. UI improvements.

Sep 01
2015
Version 1.0

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