Is there an advantage for students at high schools with weighted GPAs?
Can a student with a C-average or lower be admitted to a college?
Preparing for the College Transition
How important is it for your student to enroll in AP courses?
Do colleges prefer the common application over their own application?
College Transition – Help Your Child Thrive in High School
What is the first step in the college search process?
Is it better to earn a low grade in a difficult class or a high grade in an easy one?
Should you submit a picture of yourself with your application?
College Transition – Examining Your Expectations
When should families begin talking to their student about college?
Should parents contact colleges to push for their students’ admittance?
Should you apply to college online or with a hard-copy application?
College Transition – Educating Yourself
Should you hire an independent college counselor to assist you and your student?
When applying to college, how should you highlight your non-academic interests?
How many colleges should a student apply to?
College Transition – Realistic Assessment
How can your school’s college counselor support you with selecting a college?
Do colleges care about potential students’ race, geography or ethnicity?
What is the deadline for applying to college?
College Transition – Division of Labor
How do you incorporate the internet with your college search?
What options does a student have when they are wait-listed by a college?
What is the difference between early decision & early action for colleges?
College Transition – Emotional Ups and Downs
Can you recommend any good websites for college planning?
What options does a student have if they are rejected by a college?
What are the advantages to applying early to college?
Need To Know ACT & SAT Information
How important is the name or reputation of your high school to colleges?
Describe “senioritis” and why should students and parents beware?
When is the national deadline for committing to a college?
Endangered Species Act Turns 40
What should students do to keep them on track throughout the application process?
What is a legacy and does it help students to apply to their parent’s alma mater?
Do colleges waive the application fee for needy families?
How do you identify colleges that have resources to support students with learning challenges?
What can students do to get into the most selective colleges & universities?
How to Prepare for Finals
What is financial aid?
What should every student know about his high school transcripts?
What can I do throughout the school year to ace my finals?
What is the FAFSA?