Tag Archives: information session

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

Posted in college, College Admissions, College Visits, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Hitting the Road for College Tours

My son, a college freshman, recently revealed he missed going on college tours, which started me thinking. by Anne Vaccaro Brady Neither of my kids ever seemed overly excited about looking at colleges. They had the same glum look on … Continue reading

Posted in college, College Visits | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Applying to College “Undeclared” or “Undecided,” Part 2

Some advice if your teen chooses this path. by Anne Vaccaro Brady If you and your student have determined that applying “undeclared” is the most reasonable option (see previous post for considerations), here’s some guidance on how best to approach college admissions. … Continue reading

Posted in College Admissions, College Options | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Creating the High School Resume

Putting your child’s high school career on paper. by Anne Vaccaro Brady In my summer planning guide I mentioned creating the high school resume, also called the activity sheet. By putting it together now, your student can see their strengths … Continue reading

Posted in College Admissions, Getting Started, High School Activity Sheet, High School Resume, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

School Vacations are the Perfect Time to Take College Tours

Take that list of colleges your student’s been working on and pull out your calendar.  by Anne Vaccaro Brady Before your student fills out their first application, they should have a few college visits under their belt. So the sooner you can … Continue reading

Posted in College Visits, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment