Category Archives: The Home Stretch

The Game Of Life

Parents, before you know it, your child will be starting their first day of college classes. Now is the time to share some practical knowledge with them. Help them to understand how to establish and live by a budget, make … Continue reading

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May 1 is National College Decision Day

Tomorrow is NATIONAL COLLEGE DECISION DAY! Still deciding? Think about what criteria were important to you when you originally made your list and what left an impression on you when/if you visited and after you completed your research for the … Continue reading

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College Warm Up

Seniors, it’s one week away from National College Decision Day! Once you’ve notified the school of your choice that you’ll be attending and have sent in your deposit, take care of this to-do list: Decline any other offers of admission … Continue reading

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Your Big Decision

National College Decision Day is almost here.  Seniors, you have a big decision to make by May 1st.  The schools you’ve been admitted to have been and will continue to send you many important announcements, so check your email and … Continue reading

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Understanding Your Options

Seniors, you’re probably sorting through acceptances, maybe rejections and perhaps even some waitlist or delayed acceptances. Here’s what these options mean for you: Admitted Good news— you’re in! If you’ve received more than one acceptance, you have an important decision … Continue reading

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How to Choose

Within the next few weeks college acceptance letters will be released. This is a nail biting time for students and their parents as it’s the culmination of your many months of hard work. Remember that if you put together a … Continue reading

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While You’re Waiting

Seniors,  While you’re waiting for responses to your applications, please take care of the following: Make sure your financial aid documents complete. If you’ve completed and submitted your FAFSA, you should have received your Student Aid Report (SAR). Look it over … Continue reading

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