College Admissions

College Decision Day: It May Not Be What You Think

College Decision Day: It May Not Be What You Think

In the past, College Decision Day signified the deadline for seniors to choose the college or university they wanted to

Dear High School Students: Plan Early and Other Things This College Advisor Wants You to Know

Dear High School Students: Plan Early and Other Things This College Advisor Wants You to Know

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Mom Offers “Public Service Announcement” to Stressed Out College Admissions Parents

Mom Offers “Public Service Announcement” to Stressed Out College Admissions Parents

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Pay It Forward: Our Road2College Community Members Share What They’ve Learned From Each Other

Pay It Forward: Our Road2College Community Members Share What They’ve Learned From Each Other

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What Is a Good GPA? How High School Grades Affect College Applications

What Is a Good GPA? How High School Grades Affect College Applications

High school GPA is one of the most important parts of a student’s college application packet. Schools view this number

Are Ivy League Schools Worth It? A Father Shares His Advice

Are Ivy League Schools Worth It? A Father Shares His Advice

This story was first published in our Paying for College 101 Facebook community. It’s been edited for clarity and flow.