Pointer College Discovery 4+

College Admission Democratized

Get On Pointer, Inc

Designed for iPhone

    • 4.7 • 27 Ratings
    • Free

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Your smart, personal, mobile college counselor. 

Pointer - the smart, personal, mobile college counselor, empowering you to discover yourself and define what colleges are right for YOU.

Come answer Pointer’s dating-app-like quiz questions and we’ll generate a personalized list of colleges where you can thrive academically, socially, and ultimately feel encouraged to be your best self. The college search and application process is a marathon, not a sprint. With Pointer’s action calendar and reminder notifications you’ll stay on track and handle the complicated process with ease. 

Together, we got this! 

What’s New

Version 2.3.6

Ak! we found a bug that was preventing tasks from showing up right. This fixes that.

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Alex Kissin ,

Has provided great guidance

This app has made college discovery engaging for the kids I work with and has been a useful tool to supplement the work we’re doing.

The schools suggested by Pointer were spot on and the action plan keeps the kids coming back! So thrilled this resource exists.

JennaG88 ,

Very useful app

Pointer is great if you are applying to colleges. It is really helpful for keeping up with what you need to do, and it helps with seeing all your college options.

sarah h w-s ,


Wonderful app! And completely effective!!! Download this and get help with college prep!

App Privacy

The developer, Get On Pointer, Inc, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Contact Info
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Sensitive Info
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

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