Category Archives: Application Process

Supplementary Materials

You may be considering sending additional information in support of your application. Supplementary materials can enhance a strong application and may help tip the admission decision in your favor.  However, submit supplements only if you feel very strongly that this … Continue reading

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5 Things You Need To Know About Your Child’s College Applications

Jacques Steinberg of Say Yes to Education appeared on NBC’s Today Show this morning with a Back to School College Checklist. Mr. Steinberg suggested your child be on top of the following 5 to-do items. Please check the links to … Continue reading

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Seniors: Your Summer Assignment

Rising seniors, this summer is a very important time for you to get organized and focused on your college application process. Once senior year begins you’ll be busy keeping up with all your responsibilities both in and out of school. … Continue reading

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Rescinded Acceptances At Harvard

We recently published a post regarding how social media can help (or hurt) your college admissions outcome. Your privacy is not guaranteed and what you put on the internet is there for good. Admissions officers do look at  applicants’ social media pages … Continue reading

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Taking A Good Look At Your College Options

As you’re sorting through acceptances, possibly rejections and even some waitlist or delayed acceptances, make sure you understand all your college options so you can compare and ultimately decide where you are going. Admitted If you’ve been accepted, congratulations! If … Continue reading

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How Social Media Can Help (or Hurt) Your Admissions Process

The image you present of yourself on different social media sites paints a picture of who you appear to be. Think about whether this is the person you really are and consider if this is the you college admissions committees … Continue reading

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News Is On The Way

Seniors, your application process is coming to a close.  While you’re waiting to hear back about your applications, there are a few more things you take care of. Confirm your financial aid documents are complete. If you’ve completed and submitted your … Continue reading

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