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Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?
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Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?

Anna Seltz Anna Seltz- May 16, 2020 0

Sit in on any college information session and you will invariably hear the admissions representative say they are looking for students with passion. Not only ... Read More

What I Would Have Done Differently When I Was Applying To College
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What I Would Have Done Differently When I Was Applying To College

Allison Schwartz Allison Schwartz- April 20, 2020 0

Almost all my friends have decided where they will be going to college next year. So it’s time to pass on my bits of advice ... Read More

Eat, Drink, & Be Frugal – Advice from Parents on Paying the Tuition Bill
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Eat, Drink, & Be Frugal – Advice from Parents on Paying the Tuition Bill

Road2College Road2College- January 11, 2020 0

   If you live with a high school senior and you're going through the college admissions process, you know that each new month brings with ... Read More

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes
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Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 15, 2019 0

One of the most exciting times in a teenager’s life is when they decide to start applying for college. It also can be one of ... Read More

When Should the College Process Begin?
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When Should the College Process Begin?

Road2College Road2College- August 13, 2019 0

When should the college process begin? Most of us would like to live in the fantasy that it doesn't have to begin until your child ... Read More

Is Your Student Angular Enough For College Admissions?
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Is Your Student Angular Enough For College Admissions?

Lisa Bleich Lisa Bleich- August 11, 2019 0

In the early eighties, when I applied, the buzzword for college acceptance was “well-rounded,” which referred to a student who participated in many different activities. ... Read More

How To Apply To College: A Mother’s Advice
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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

The Theory Of Supply and Demand in College Admissions
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The Theory Of Supply and Demand in College Admissions

Road2College Road2College- July 30, 2019 0

Why do you need to understand the basics of supply and demand in higher education? Because paying for college is like paying for any other ... Read More

Explaining Blemishes On A College Application
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Explaining Blemishes On A College Application

Road2College Road2College- July 2, 2019 0

From time to time, we hear from parents whose students have a mar on their high school transcripts and want to know how to address ... Read More

What is the Academic Common Market?
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What is the Academic Common Market?

Road2College Road2College- February 13, 2018 0

Is your student planning to study in a specialized field, but you’re concerned about the cost? In some cases, in-state schools don’t offer the specialty ... Read More

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