Waitlisted, What To Do Now?

By Julie Gross Many of you have heard back from the schools your student has applied to and the response is that have been waitlisted because of a record number of applications.  What do you do now? Your student can email the admissions office and let them know that this school is still their top […]

Financial Aid and Early Decision

By Julie Gross Early Decision is an application process which involves a binding contract.  Early decision is not to be confused with early action which is a non-binding application process. The term “binding” means that if the student is accepted through an early decision application, that student must attend that school as per the early decision contract and withdraw all other […]

Ringing in 2018 with the top 18 tips for success!

By Julie Gross   1. Know how stressful the college process is for your student.  It starts early in 11th grade.  Be their support.  They really do not need more pressure from parents.   2. Use tools like Naviance to understand where your students might fall in a pool of applicants. This can help you […]