Category Archives: The Home Stretch

You Did It!

  Seniors—Before graduation and all of your final celebrations, take care of this list of to-dos as you get ready to go off to college! Take the time now to thank the people who have helped you throughout your college … Continue reading

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Financial Aid: Read The Fine Print

You have your decisions and financial aid packages in hand, so now is the time to focus on the details.  It’s vital that you understand the terms of your aid, the requirements a school may have in order for you … 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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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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Double Check Your Applications Are Complete

Everything will be fine, really. You’ve submitted your applications (or you are about to) and you’re almost done. Now is the time to confirm that your applications are complete. As you know, each school’s application requirements are different and deadlines … Continue reading

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Your Child’s Going To College: Top Tips For Parents

Your child’s going to college. Like all of us, you want to help, but you’re not sure how.  Here are some suggestions on how to be supportive as they prepare to be a college freshman:     Help your child … Continue reading

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Your Final Senior To-Do List

Seniors, you did it! You’re about to graduate and before you know it, you’ll be a first year college student! But, please ensure you’ve taken care of the following so no stumbling blocks land in your way: Have your high … Continue reading

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