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Congratulations Graduates

This 2020 graduation season is unlike any that has come before. Graduates, you may find yourselves holding a mask and maybe a protest sign along with  your diploma.  You are all unique and accomplished in so many different ways and … Continue reading

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SAT Drops At Home Test

College Board is postponing plans to offer an at home digital version of the SAT.  AP exams, despite initial problems in May, will be offered digitally in June. ACT, as of now, is still planning to offer a digital remote … Continue reading

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Colleges Still Accepting Applications

If you have not yet completed your application process, are not happy with your outcome or if you are reconsidering your options, given changed circumstances due to the pandemic, check out National Association of College Admissions Counseling’s College Openings Update. … Continue reading

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Thoughts For Rising Juniors

The college admissions process is undergoing significant changes amidst the coronavirus pandemic. The most significant change in the application evaluation process is the elimination of the standardized test score requirement. Following the announcement by many small private colleges, the University … Continue reading

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AP Exam Schedule

AP test takers, be sure to check College Board’s revised AP exam schedule to confirm your test times and instructions. As all students worldwide will be taking tests at the same time, look for your time zone in the table … Continue reading

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Class of 2021: Your Application Process

Colleges and universities are making ongoing changes to their admissions requirements in response to the corona virus pandemic. Juniors, your college process is going to look significantly different than you had anticipated. Testing requirements and schedules have and continue to … Continue reading

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How To Make Your Decision In These Uncertain Times

Seniors, we understand you’re facing a big decision.The world of college admissions is undergoing lots of changes which will impact how you evaluate your options. There could be many changes in your world including financial, family or personal, causing you … Continue reading

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Decision Time

In the midst of this unusual time, your college decisions process is going to be very different than you had expected. Instead of college visits, you’ll be relying on virtual tours, notes your may have taken previously and conversations with … Continue reading

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Change in Test Dates

In response to the situation surrounding the coronavirus, College Board and ACT have announced test cancellations and plans for future test dates. The May 2nd SAT has been cancelled. Check College Board’s website for updates on future test dates. ACT … Continue reading

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Helpful Tips On How To Choose A College Now

Although college campuses are currently closed due to the coronavirus crisis, you have many resources available to help you make your decision. Take virtual campus tours that are available on college websites. Schedule calls with your guidance counselor and admissions … Continue reading

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