Tag: College Admissions

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

Applying to College When Mom Is a College Admissions Pro
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Applying to College When Mom Is a College Admissions Pro

Lisa Yoffee Lisa Yoffee- April 17, 2020 0

Across 16 years as a grant writer for a nonprofit that helps low-income kids apply and get into college, I kept up to date on ... Read More

Applying to College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied
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Applying to College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied

Road2College Road2College- October 21, 2019 0

From a member of our Paying For College 101 group: I’m a former Director of Admission with college-aged kids of my own. Everyone needs to ... 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

College Campus Tour Red Flags: What To Look For On A Visit
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College Campus Tour Red Flags: What To Look For On A Visit

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 8, 2019 0

A campus may appear to have it all. The best professors in a particular major. An active campus life. Beautifully, designed dorms. Championship sports.  That ... Read More

Three Established Facts About College Selection From An Expert
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Three Established Facts About College Selection From An Expert

Mindy Trotta Mindy Trotta- October 2, 2019 0

There are very few things that remain “static” about college these days: Costs seem to rise with each passing semester, interest rates on college loans ... Read More

It’s All About Grades
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It’s All About Grades

Road2College Road2College- September 14, 2019 0

It's all about grades... (And Course Selection, the Right High School, and more!) Do Grades in High School Really Matter? The decisions your 9th or ... Read More

College Admissions Myths: Pulling Back the Curtain
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College Admissions Myths: Pulling Back the Curtain

Amy Trinnaman Amy Trinnaman- September 10, 2019 0

  My father used to say, “If you are waiting for life to be fair, you are going to be waiting a long time.” Nothing ... Read More

Early Decision College Results From the Class of 2022
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Early Decision College Results From the Class of 2022

Road2College Road2College- September 1, 2019 0

Once students learn the differences between early action vs. early decision and make their final choice, all there is left to do is wait. Below ... 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

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