Tag Archives: choices

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

Posted in Bound To Organize, Paying the Bills, The Home Stretch | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

News Is On The Way

The moment you’ve been waiting for is almost here. Over the next few weeks, college acceptance letters will be released and you’ll be bringing to a close your many months of hard work. If you put together a balanced list … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, The Home Stretch | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Plan Your Campus Visit

See what what’s happening on a college campus by visiting. This is the best way to learn about different types of schools and to get an up close look at what really goes on at a college. If your schedule … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, Researching Schools | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Beginning Your College Research

Juniors, the big question now may be where to begin your college research.  While this process may feel a bit overwhelming, here are some helpful  resources to use to start you off: College guide books including Fiske Guide to Colleges, … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, Researching Schools | Tagged , | Leave a comment

How Many Campus Visits Do You Need To Make?

You may be in the midst of campus visits as you attempt to finalize your list of schools.  It’s helpful to visit a mix of schools, if possible, to identify the type of college thats a good fit for you. … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, Fact Finding, Researching Schools | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Another Option

Community college offers an alternative track to earning a bachelor’s degree.  For students who are not ready to commit to a four year program, are looking to stay close to home or would benefit from the reduced tuition, community college … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, Define Your Choices | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Consider This

Honors colleges and honors programs are another path to consider for college bound students. These programs function as schools-within-schools, offering the chance to study in a smaller program within a large, often public, university. Typically, selective and academically challenging, this … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, Define Your Choices | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Attend A College Fair

Attend a college fair— what a great way to get acquainted with many colleges and universities under one roof!  You can learn more about schools you’re interested in, get introduced to schools you may not be familiar with and connect … Continue reading

Posted in Bound To Organize, Fact Finding, Researching Schools | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Bound To Organize, Define Your Choices, The Home Stretch | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Bound To Organize, The Home Stretch | Tagged , , | Leave a comment