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How to Make the Final College Decision for the Undecided
How to Make the Final College Decision for the Undecided

ATTENTION PARENTS OF HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS! The May 1st Deadline is Looming: How to Help Your College-Bound Teen Make His or Her Final College Decision!   It is spring break, and my son, Connor, and I are now nine hours into our spring break trip to Ohio. Why, Ohio? Well, Connor is a high school senior and two weeks away…

Important Questions to Ask on Your College Campus Visit
Important Questions to Ask on Your College Campus Visit

  It is a traditional rite of passage for high school teens to use their spring break to visit colleges as their first important step in their college journey.   In order to make this process as effective as possible, however, it is not enough to simply take a campus tour and sit in on an information session: it is…

Five Weeks Countdown Till the March 9th SAT Exam
Five Weeks Countdown Till the March 9th SAT Exam

Five Week Countdown to the March 9th SAT Exam   Whether or not the Groundhog sees his shadow tomorrow, the SAT will administer a national exam on March 9th — just five weeks from now. The registration deadline is February 8th. Late registration closes February 27th.   WHO SHOULD TAKE THE MARCH 9th NATIONAL EXAM? Every college bound junior.  …

How to Understand Your Financial Award Letter
How to Understand Your Financial Award Letter

ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS: Congratulations on early acceptances. You should be proud. Having said that, every senior should proceed with caution. Even though this is not my first college rodeo, I am still learning a lot about the process as a parent and a professional. My son, a high school senior, has received eleven college acceptances over the last two…

2018 How to Build a College List
2018 How to Build a College List

Attention College-Bound Teens: Here are the Top Ten College Research Tools To Help You Build a Strong College List   Interested in our FREE, Customized College Planning Tool Kit that includes our Financial, Social, and Academic “Best Fit” Organizers? Just fill out our email contact information and receive these valuable resources for a more informed college decision-making process! * indicates…

Rising High School Seniors: Prepare Your College Applications and Personal Essays this Summer and Avoid the Stress of Looming Deadlines this Fall!
Rising High School Seniors: Prepare Your College Applications and Personal Essays this Summer and Avoid the Stress of Looming Deadlines this Fall!

PSST! Subscribe to Our Email Newsletter at the end of this blog To Receive Your FREE Custom-Designed College Planning Organizer! Top Five Action Items Seniors Should Do This Summer To Be College-Ready this Fall 1. Create a Student Resume A student resume will help you when you fill out the activities section of your Common Application. It is also an excellent way…