Category: Parenting

How to Get Your Student On Board With the College Application Process
Applications

How to Get Your Student On Board With the College Application Process

Road2College Road2College- October 11, 2019 0

It’s time to apply for colleges, scholarships, financing and more…why does it seem like you’re the only one who cares? Your senior is facing their ... Read More

What’s It Like Attending a Party School?
College Life

What’s It Like Attending a Party School?

Road2College Road2College- October 4, 2019 0

Should your student attend a “party school?" There comes a time during the college search process when a high school student and their parent must ... Read More

Are Private Colleges Worth It?
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Are Private Colleges Worth It?

Meagan McGovern Meagan McGovern- September 6, 2019 0

Many high school students automatically assume they can’t afford a private college and don’t even consider applying to one. They then mirror some of their ... Read More

Parents: Do You Feel Obligated To Pay For College?
Finance

Parents: Do You Feel Obligated To Pay For College?

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- September 2, 2019 0

Angela Hunter’s nine-year-old twin girls are several years away from attending college, but that doesn’t mean Hunter doesn’t think about it. She definitely does. Hunter, ... Read More

Frank Bruni and Surviving College Admissions Madness
Parenting

Frank Bruni and Surviving College Admissions Madness

Road2College Road2College- August 13, 2019 0

  It was one week away from having my youngest graduate from college; one week away from no longer having to deal with the memory ... Read More

Advice For College Freshmen, Adjusting Takes Time
High school to college

Advice For College Freshmen, Adjusting Takes Time

Road2College Road2College- August 5, 2019 0

Thinking back to a time when I had  just returned from a fabulous mother/daughter sorority weekend with my daughter at her college.    I was ... Read More

10 Talks To Have With Your Child As They Transition To College
High school to college

10 Talks To Have With Your Child As They Transition To College

Road2College Road2College- August 4, 2019 0

Self-doubt and insecurity are normal experiences but newly minted high school graduates seem to lack confidence in both themselves and their ability to succeed.  I ... Read More

Where To Get Cheap Textbooks For College
College Life

Where To Get Cheap Textbooks For College

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 2, 2019 0

  The price tags on college textbooks are rising just as fast as tuition costs.   For a single course, a student may spend over ... Read More

A Parent’s Guide to College 102: Move-In Day & Beyond
College Life

A Parent’s Guide to College 102: Move-In Day & Beyond

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

    Two years ago my oldest graduated college, but I can still picture her walking back to her dorm after we said our goodbyes ... Read More

How To Apply To College: A Mother’s Advice
High school to college

How To Apply To College: A Mother’s Advice

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

Being a mother with a child going through the college process is a little like childbirth — while it’s happening it’s soo painful, but when it’s over ... Read More