Tag Archives: applying to college

How to Help Your Child Tackle the College Essay

This in no way involves you writing it. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Between the research I do for this blog and my experience working with high school seniors to fine-tune their college admissions essays, I’ve learned the keys to helping … Continue reading

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Back on the Road for College Tours

Recently I visited a couple of colleges and found some tips and trends worth sharing. By Anne Vaccaro Brady I tagged along with my nephew, a high school junior, and my sister and brother-in-law on their recent college visits over … Continue reading

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College Admissions News for Applicants & Their Parents

Check out these informative articles that you might have missed. By Anne Vaccaro Brady With college application season here, advice and tips abound for students and their families. I’ve pulled together some of these helpful posts and articles on applying … Continue reading

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Tips for Completing College Applications

A little prep work can speed up the process.  By Anne Vaccaro Brady With the holidays around the corner and deadlines looming, the pressure to finish college applications is probably building in your household. For advice on streamlining the process … Continue reading

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College Admissions News—the Numbers Edition

Don’t worry, this post is all simple math. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Whether your teen is off to college or figuring out how to get there, these articles and posts will help you help them. Read on. Get your kid organized … Continue reading

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Catching Up on the Latest College Admissions News

Advice for both graduating and rising seniors. By Anne Vaccaro Brady June college checklist for graduating seniors Nikki Magaziner Mills offers up solid advice on what incoming college freshman need to do in the next few months, including making time … Continue reading

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Bonding with Your High School Senior Over College Applications

Yes, there is an upside to stressing and arguing over applying to college. By Anne Vaccaro Brady  Before my kids were old enough to apply to college, I listened to parents of high school seniors lament about how exhausted they … Continue reading

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