Author: Hallie Underwood

Hallie Underwood is a writer, editor and reporter. She is a recent graduate of Upper Arlington High School in Columbus, Ohio and now is a first-year at Kenyon College majoring in English. She has written for organizations such as Balance the Ballot, a student newsource. She has been recognized by the Ohio Scholastic Media Association and the National Council of Teachers of English for her achievements. You can contact her on LinkedIn.

Best Side Gigs for Parents to Pay for College
College Savings

Best Side Gigs for Parents to Pay for College

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- June 22, 2021 0

Paying for college can be daunting. Ron Lieber, the author of The Price You Pay for College and a parent himself, tells Road2College: “As a ... Read More

How CLEP Testing Can Earn Students College Credit
College prep

How CLEP Testing Can Earn Students College Credit

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- May 25, 2021 0

Your child may be wondering how to get a head start on earning college credit. They may want to spend less time and money earning ... Read More

Discounts for College Students
College Life

Discounts for College Students

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- April 16, 2021 0

College isn’t cheap. College students know that, parents know that, and thankfully, so do many businesses. There are many discounts for college students that your ... Read More

Finding Summer Jobs for College Students During a Pandemic
College Life

Finding Summer Jobs for College Students During a Pandemic

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- April 9, 2021 0

For many students, the sunny months of summer break are an important time to work between semesters. Some extra money from a summer job can ... Read More

Beating the Sophomore Slump: A Guide to Getting Through the Second Year of College
College Life

Beating the Sophomore Slump: A Guide to Getting Through the Second Year of College

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- March 30, 2021 0

How can you ensure your child has a successful and fulfilling second year of college? One aspect you and your child might note is the ... Read More

Ways to Show a College Demonstrated Interest
College Search

Ways to Show a College Demonstrated Interest

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- March 19, 2021 0

To some colleges and universities, applicants’ demonstrated interest is not considered. To others, however, networking with college admissions representatives can help your child stand out ... Read More

When Should Your Child Take the PSAT?
High school to college

When Should Your Child Take the PSAT?

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- March 12, 2021 0

The Preliminary SAT/National Merit State Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a multiple-choice test offered by the College Board that is taken by millions of high school ... Read More

What Is a Good PSAT Score?
College prep

What Is a Good PSAT Score?

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- February 16, 2021 0

For many students, the Preliminary SAT (PSAT) is taken at least once in high school to prepare for the SAT. However, those who take the ... Read More

Understanding College Tuition and Fees
Costs

Understanding College Tuition and Fees

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- February 9, 2021 0

 The price of attending a college found in Google searches and on college and university websites can often be deceiving. Understanding the total cost of ... Read More

This Is How Long it Takes FAFSA to Process
Finance

This Is How Long it Takes FAFSA to Process

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- December 18, 2020 0

Your child has submitted their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), but what’s next?  It would help to have an estimate of when you ... Read More