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College Admissions: Early Planning Essential to Discovery, Joy and College Application Success

College Admissions: Early Planning Essential to Discovery, Joy and College Application Success

Greetings Students and Families As we head into the holiday season- our students may be uncertain about how this year will unfold- classes moving in and out of virtual learning, extracurriculars that have been reshaped and confusion about in-person college campus...
College Planning:  “Mistakes” to Avoid – Part II of III

College Planning: “Mistakes” to Avoid – Part II of III

Greetings Students and Families In this note, I continue to discuss the Top Mistakes to Avoid in College Admissions. Keep in mind, students need to have set college planning and educational goals- there are no mistakes nor success if unique yardsticks of...
Colleges Accepting Applications After January 1 — Seniors ’21 — Re-evaluate your College List!

Colleges Accepting Applications After January 1 — Seniors ’21 — Re-evaluate your College List!

colGreetings Seniors and Families (Also -Information for Juniors about Rolling Admissions) There are several reasons why students/parents may still be Googling or searching the Common App database for colleges that are still allowing students to submit college...
College Planning-  Discover and Embrace Your Interests! Student Centered College Admissions Advising

College Planning- Discover and Embrace Your Interests! Student Centered College Admissions Advising

Greetings Students and Families,Having worked with thousands of families providing college counseling to high school and undergraduates over thirty years- I invite you to leverage my experience and appreciate MY PHILOSOPHY – STUDENT CENTERED COLLEGE ADMISSIONS...
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS – EARLY DECISION (ED) COLLEGE APPLICATIONS – YOU’VE BEEN DEFERRED– NOW WHAT?

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS – EARLY DECISION (ED) COLLEGE APPLICATIONS – YOU’VE BEEN DEFERRED– NOW WHAT?

Greetings Seniors – Especially Early Decision Applicants., In COLLEGE APPLICATIONS- EARLY DECISION (ED) & EARLY ACTION (ED) – IS EARLY DECISION RIGHT FOR YOU?, I focused on understanding these college admissions options when submitting your college application and...
College Admissions Planning– Stay the Course– 2nd Quarter Recharge!

College Admissions Planning– Stay the Course– 2nd Quarter Recharge!

College Admissions Planning – Sustaining Direction & Recharging! Regular readers of my newsletters know how often I stress the importance of students developing personal learning strategies that lead to intrinsically motivated young adults prepared for their...