Making the most of college visits

Making the most of college visits

​It’s no secret that college is expensive today. According to The College Board’s latest annual survey, the average cost of a public, four-year college in state was $10,560 for 2020-2021. For a private, nonprofit college, the number was $37,650. With those costs, it’s...
Tips For Writing a Great College Essay

Tips For Writing a Great College Essay

The essay is an important part of the college admission application. It provides students with the opportunity to connect on a more personal level with the admissions office while showcasing their creative writing skills. Check out my conversation with Clairissa...
College Readiness

College Readiness

What are some factors students and parents should consider when planning out their high school career to support college readiness? Check out my conversation with Curtis Ferguson, Associate Director of Admission at University of Southern California and Orlando...
College Search Tools

College Search Tools

Spring of the junior year is when many high school students and families begin their college search.  Everyone approaches the search a bit differently, and there is no shortage of tools and resources to assist your effort.  And yet, we know it can feel...