Archive for College Admissions

How to Read a College Acceptance Letter

How to Read a College Acceptance Letter Today’s the day — your child’s letter of acceptance from their favorite college has arrived. After celebrating the moment, however, it’s essential to review the details of their college acceptance letter, which will provide information on the acceptance, the student’s intended major, creating a student email address to […]

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How to Navigate the College Waitlist Process

How to Navigate the College Waitlist Process It’s a bittersweet moment for parents and children. While your child has gained acceptance to some of the colleges they’ve applied to, they may have also been placed on another school’s waitlist. For many families, this is new territory, and you might be unsure of how to navigate […]

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College Visit Checklist: What You Need to Look for When Touring a College

A college tour is a great coming-of-age experience for a child and an important part of the process of choosing the right school. If you’re at the stage of planning college visits, you want to do it the right way so that your child can get the maximum benefit. What do parents need to know […]

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January 2018 Newsletter

Keeping Track of the College Admissions & Financial Aid Process Dear Parent(s), With more colleges now offering Early Action admission, the expectation is that along with the acceptance letter financial aid will be offered at the same time. Sadly, this is not always the case. Decision dates and financial aid awards are not always in […]

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October 2017 Newsletter

“How many colleges should my student apply to?” Dear Parents, One question that parents ask every year is: “How many colleges should my student apply to?” If you need financial aid, the more colleges the better. The Magic Number You won’t know in advance how much aid your student will be offered, and you need […]

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