The College Process

[Webinar] The College Process: Schools, Applications and Money

  Sign up for our FREE webinar on Monday, February 9th at 9pm EST.   The College Process: Schools, Applications and Money. Join us as we discuss the college process. Also…

Is Your Son a High School Sophomore-

Is Your Son a High School Sophomore?

Let’s have some fun……. Every week, some parent asks me if it’s normal that their kid doesn’t want to talk about college.  I hear it all the time: “I’m not…

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College Is Coming…(Junior Checklist)

JUNIORS….you’re on the clock….college is coming! In as few as nine short months, some of you will be admitted to college. This year Strategic Admissions Advice had many students admitted to…

5 Financial Aid Tips for Juniors

5 Financial Aid Tips for Juniors

JUNIORS….NOW IS THE TIME TO START YOUR COLLEGE PROCESS!   Last week, the financial aid information was all about seniors. This week, it’s all about YOU…juniors.  In less than 10…

Fafsa Help Strategic Admissions Advice

Filling Out the FAFSA Doesn’t Have To Hurt

It’s January (and that means FAFSA). Your kid is a senior and going to college in eight or nine months. Or your kid is junior and going to college in…

Will I Be Admitted Today? or NOT?!

As seniors all over the world anxiously await for a decision from arguably the most popular school in the U.S. all are left to wonder… “Will I hear today?” Indeed…

Yay or Nay

Early Decision: Yay or Nay?

Early Decision: Yay or Nay? Within the next 72 hours, every senior who applied to an elite college Early Decision this fall will know their fate. Many already know and…

Five Things to know about the PSAT

5 Things to Know About the PSAT Juniors and some ambitious sophomores just got their PSAT scores back last week. While it is the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (hence PSAT),…

December = Decisions, Deadlines and MORE DECISIONS!

December is an anxiety-filled time. Despite our love for the holidays and hopefully some time off with family, in the world of college admissions we know that three things are…

What NOT to Write About in Your College Essay

With Thanksgiving here and December looming, seniors know that their January 1st deadlines are unavoidable. The next few weeks are often anxiety-filled, and the only way to thwart this is…