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College Planning

HS College Planning Tips: for week of Aug 9

Tweet Write and Edit Your College Essays You need to start your college essays while you have free time in the summer. Remember that the essay is an important part

College Search

4 Factors to Consider When Choosing a College

Tweet The best investment you will ever make is an investment in yourself. Choosing which college to attend is the first step in investing in your future. There are several

College Planning

HS College Planning Guide: week of June 07

Tweet Need to Finalize Your Housing Arrangements Check with your college for your on-campus living arrangements or make arrangements to live off-campus. For on-campus: check with your college of choice.

College Planning

HS College Planning Guide: week of May 31

Tweet Quick Review June begins. Review this checklist for items that should be completed at this time in your college planning process. If you have accepted admission to your college

College Planning

HS College Planning Guide: week of May 17

Tweet Review Your Financial Award You should receive your "Financial Award Package" with information on your qualifying financial aid from each school that you have been admitted. The "Financial Award

College Planning

HS College Planning Tip: for Week of May 10

Tweet Advanced Placement Sit for the Advanced Placement Exams or the CLEP tests to test out of subject areas you had in high school. This avoids from having to take

College Planning

HS College Planning Tip: for Week of April 26

Tweet Finding that Summer Job Use the summer to raise money you will need for college. Money earned can be used for tuition, housing, transportation and for fun entertainment. If

College Planning

HS College Planning Tip: week of Dec 08

Consider taking and preparing for the Advanced Placement Exams or CLEP tests, if applicable. This allows you to test out of some college courses that can save you time and money.

College Planning

Are You College Ready?

If you ask a school student about what they look forward to in life, the answer will always be "College" with an exclamation mark. "A small step for man but a giant step for mankind" could have been said about entering college life too.

Education Tips

Get Ready For Freshman Orientation

Your shopping is done and your bags are nearly packed. In a matter of days you will take to the road and head off to college.

Academics

Five Worst Reasons To Attend College

Tweet Students may be told by teachers, parents, and guidance counselors that the only way to succeed in life is through a college degree. Though a bachelor’s degree is a

Advanced Education

Make the Most Out of Your College Career Fair

Tweet Face to face meetings help you get acquainted. Most high schools have them — these are usually one-day events where recruiting staff from local colleges and universities show up,