Seeking scholarships

Your child has the chance to reduce the amount of debt he may have to incur if he searches aggressively and submits applications for scholarships while he waits for college decision letters to arrive.  Many scholarship deadlines fall in January and February, at which point they begin to drop off until the fall.  Check with … Continue reading Seeking scholarships

Deciding Whether to Apply Early Action, Early Decision, or Regular Decision

Every year, my schedule becomes crazed as November early admission deadlines approach.  Many students and their families find the temptation to apply early hard to resist.  I understand why:  In exchange for submitting his application a couple of months before the regular decision deadline, your child could find out in a mere six to eight … Continue reading Deciding Whether to Apply Early Action, Early Decision, or Regular Decision