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Get Your High School Junior Involved with College Planning Now

It’s time to create a list of schools, schedule college visits, pick an SAT/ACT prep program and talk about money. By Anne Vaccaro Brady View image | gettyimages.com As your junior plows through the most demanding year of high school, … Continue reading

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College News for the Summer

Info on college searches, financial aid forecasting, essay writing and more. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Whether you’re the parent of a high school senior or a college freshman, I’ve found some recent articles and posts that will help as you … Continue reading

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When Your Son or Daughter is Rejected by Every College

This happens more than you think, but here’s how to handle the disappointment and devise Plan B. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Note: This information has been updated for 2017. Admissions officers say that a college rejection is not personal. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Transferring Colleges

Here are the details on how it works and issues you may have to address. by Anne Vaccaro Brady Now that you and your student have agreed that transferring colleges is the right move (see my previous post on reasons to … Continue reading

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More Ways to Refine the College List

Some other considerations as you help your student finalize the list. by Anne Vaccaro Brady As I said in the last post, with application season around the corner, it’s time to make some choices. Take into account the additional factors below to help … Continue reading

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Creating the List of Prospective Colleges

Resources to help your high school student search for colleges.  By Anne Vaccaro Brady One of the first steps in the college admissions process is compiling the list of schools. You might have some ideas, like your alma mater or … Continue reading

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