Scholarship Mom Tip #183: Demonstrate Interest in a College
Jun30

Scholarship Mom Tip #183: Demonstrate Interest in a College

Showing a college that you care is a smart way to increase a student’s chances of being awarded a scholarship by that school. More commonly known as “demonstrated interest”, this is a method of connecting with the colleges that a student is interested in and showing them how much the student would like to be accepted and attend.

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#CampusChat Tonight: College Fit with guest Jessica Velasco
May27

#CampusChat Tonight: College Fit with guest Jessica Velasco

Do you know what “college fit” is? Are you looking for the perfect fit for your son or daughter? Do you wonder how on earth you will sift through all the choices and come up with a list of good fits for your student?

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Parent College Coach Tip #55: The Truth About Rejections
Feb27

Parent College Coach Tip #55: The Truth About Rejections

College rejections. They are coming. What’s the real truth behind college rejections? I’ve found some very wise words from some very wise experts.

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Parent College Coach Tip #50: How Do You Impress a College?
Jan23

Parent College Coach Tip #50: How Do You Impress a College?

With spring comes college visits and college interviews. The impression a college gets of your student will affect their admission decision. Dressing for success is so much more than the clothes your student wears.

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College Essay – Be Original
Jun23

College Essay – Be Original

When writing a college essay, you need to be original and stand out — but in a good way. Try these tips.

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CampusChat Welcomes Alan Katzman, founder of Social Assurity
May28

CampusChat Welcomes Alan Katzman, founder of Social Assurity

Ever wonder how admissions committee members look at your social media profile during the college application review? What are they looking for and which sites do they explore? Will your profile make the cut? Our guest on #CampusChat, Wednesday, May 28, 2014 is Alan Katzman, founder of Social Assurity (@SocialAssurity) a consultancy focused on  how to help students build & manage a responsible online presence. Alan, former General...

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