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As a homeschooled student, your trek to college has taken you off the beaten path. But even if you don't have the "typical" credentials colleges are looking for, you can still ...
You envision a college degree as part of your child's future. So choosing a college where they're comfortable, happy and can be successful is important. But you're also curious if that ...
Now is the time to evaluate what you can do this month to continue your focus on the college planning process.
This year, take the time at the beginning of each month to evaluate what you can do to continue your focus on the college admissions process.
November is a pivotal time of year for high school seniors - and we’re not just talking turkey.
You need to focus more than ever before on your studies, which classes you choose to take and how much you devote to preparing for standardized testing and college research outside the classroom.
Why should you prepare for the PSAT? The primary reasons are simple – to potentially gain scholarships and to definitely gain practice for your college entrance exams.
January is the start of a New Year and a new semester. Which means, you have the unique advantage of a fresh start in more than one way! How cool is that?
Your grad is off to college - give them something that they can use during their journey.
While you can’t take the exams for them (yes, we know you’ve thought about it) you can help ease their exam anxieties in other ways.
The changes will take effect in 2016 – a year that many students will undoubtedly consider their lucky break.
Spring is the perfect time for students to visit prospective colleges and universities.
Instead of going into debt, perhaps you should consider a work college.
As a parent, you likely want to encourage your student to get the most out of their time, experiences and, of course, work towards success.
Could YOU be next?
Help calm down any anxiety your parents may be experiencing about you being in college.
Go beyond the typical campus tour! Arrange to do these things to get a better idea of campus life.
Why pay to apply? There are plenty of great colleges that have free applications!
Applying to college is a stressful experience, and one with a wealth of conflicting information.
Great news! There’s admissions space, financial aid and housing still available at more than 300 public and private colleges.