Category Archives: College Admissions Test

The Appeal of Test-Optional Colleges

Over 850 colleges don’t require the SAT/ACT as part of the admissions process. By Anne Vaccaro Brady With just the thought of the SAT or ACT sending a rush of anxiety through the average teenager, the opportunity to apply to … Continue reading

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College Admissions News for the Middle of Winter

Time to be talking with your student about financial aid, college planning, campus safety and more.  By Anne Vaccaro Brady This week’s review of college-related news covers everything from how early to start college planning to what parents need to … Continue reading

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SAT Anxiety is Upon Us

With October scores in, high school seniors are either smiling or sweating. By Anne Vaccaro Brady If your high school senior took the SAT this month, your family is reviewing those scores that came in this week and taking another … Continue reading

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College News on Financial Aid, Deferrals and More

Advice and tips to get you through the next steps.  By Anne Vaccaro Brady With applications complete and admissions responses floating in, there’s much to do for high school seniors and their parents over the next few months. Read on … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy Impacts the College Admissions Process

SAT exams were cancelled on November 3 & 4, 2012 in affected areas, and colleges have extended application deadlines. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the East Coast and forced the cancellation of SAT exams at some locations … Continue reading

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More Thoughts on SAT and ACT Test Prep

When to start prepping and what results to expect. by Anne Vaccaro Brady In my last post, I discussed the importance of prepping for the SAT and ACT tests and the different ways to study for them. This post looks … Continue reading

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Finding the Right College Test Prep Program

by Anne Vaccaro Brady There’s a program to fit every child and every budget. When it comes to college test prep, this is the time to follow the crowd, because the truth is everyone is doing it. SAT and ACT test … Continue reading

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