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

Lee Carol Cook Lee Carol Cook- October 21, 2019 0

I’m a former Director of Admission with college-aged kids of my own. Everyone needs to put aside what they think they know about how to ... Read More

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

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

What’s It Like Attending Top Party Schools?
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What’s It Like Attending Top Party Schools?

Charlene Adhiambo Charlene Adhiambo- 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

Creating a Realistic List of Colleges We Could Afford
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Creating a Realistic List of Colleges We Could Afford

Jessica DeGasparis Jessica DeGasparis- August 17, 2019 0

The college process started for us the beginning of junior year. My son had taken the PSAT and a practice ACT and did pretty well. ... Read More

Which Hurts Your Chances More: Low Grades or Low Test Scores?
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Which Hurts Your Chances More: Low Grades or Low Test Scores?

Regina H Paul Regina H Paul- August 1, 2019 0

Who is in the tougher situation when it comes to getting into college: the student whose high school GPA is lower than ideal or the ... Read More

A Family’s Journey To Find An Affordable College
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A Family’s Journey To Find An Affordable College

Road2College Road2College- June 29, 2018 0

We are so fortunate that Anna Velazco has agreed to share her daughter's journey to find an affordable college with us! This will give you ... 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 ... Read More

Researching Colleges? Download Our College Lists
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Researching Colleges? Download Our College Lists

Road2College Road2College- December 22, 2015 0

Creating a potential list of colleges a student may be interested in, is an important step in the college planning process. To help jumpstart the research, ... Read More

Should You Use The College Board Search Tool To Research Colleges?
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Should You Use The College Board Search Tool To Research Colleges?

Road2College Road2College- July 26, 2015 0

In the spirit of a new college admissions cycle and for the benefit of both rising juniors and seniors this is the third review in our ... Read More