Here is the latest from one of my favorite blogs, Georgia Tech Admissions. Focus on what you can control during the college admissions process and decide what matters to you. Check out the entire article here:
A terrific article from the New York Times, relevant to incoming college freshmen as well as current high school students.
Sending kids away to college is sometimes difficult for parents. Many colleges are now hosting orientation programs for parents while their students attend their own orientation.
This is a fairly long article, but I find it fascinating. Thank you to the guidance and college counselors out there who step up when they see something amiss.
ProPublica Illinois was the first to report on this new scheme to increase financial aid. Here is a follow-up article about the US Department of Education and state officials investigating this practice and closing a loophole in the financial aid process. www.propublica.org/article/college-student-financial-aid-guardianship-loophole-us-department-of-education