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What Should I Be Doing to Prepare for College?

What Should I Be Doing to Prepare for College?
It’s never too early to start preparing for college. In fact, high school students should start thinking about college as early as their freshman year. The earlier you start preparing for college, the easier the application process will be your senior year.  Here are 10 ways you can start preparing for college now: Participate in extracurri [...]

What Do Colleges Look For In Students, & How Can Students WOW Their Top ...

What Do Colleges Look For In Students, & How Can Students WOW Their Top College Picks
College admissions can be a seemingly daunting task for both students and families. Not only is the process long and confusing, it’s also riddled with thoughts of doubt. Do I know enough? Am I good enough to get into the schools I want to?  College admissions can be a long, intense, and stressful time for students full of questions without an [...]

Financial Aid 101: What Students & Families Need To Know

Financial Aid 101: What Students & Families Need To Know
Financial aid is available for students who are planning to enter college or who are currently in college (it’s not just available once for college students, it’s available every year for those in college). Financial aid is awarded to students to help cover the cost of college. But if this is your first time (or even second or third time) app [...]