Summer is an ideal time to prepare for standardized tests (both the ACT and SAT). If you are looking for prep options over the summer, Kent’s association with Kaplan Test Prep lets you prepare for the ACT or SAT at home in a local Kaplan center or online. Students who receive financial aid at Kent will… Continue reading SUMMER 2017 TEST PREP OPTIONS THROUGH KAPLAN
There are many colleges and universities that offer tailored day and overnight visit programs to their campuses. These programs target under-represented or diverse students and are great opportunities to experience schools that students want to attend before submitting college applications. Many of these programs are free or cover the cost of travel, but, to attend, you must… Continue reading 2017 COLLEGE FLY-IN PROGRAMS FOR UNDER-REPRESENTED AND DIVERSE STUDENTS
Recently, Kent’s college counselors were invited to attend Yale’s first ever Connecticut Counselor Program. Today Mr. Cross, along with dozens of college and guidance counselors from high schools all over the state, traveled to New Haven to meet with members of the undergraduate admissions office to learn more about Yale and its admissions process. Along with a discussion… Continue reading YALE CONNECTICUT COUNSELOR PROGRAM
Thank you to all our college representatives for coming to Kent for our spring college fair. Thank you also to all the students and families who attended to learn more from our guests and what their institutions have to offer.
Check out some scenes from the fair:
This Sunday (April 23rd), from 4:00-5:30 pm, Kent will host our annual College Fair with 80+ (and counting) colleges and universities setting up information tables in Nadal Hockey Rink. Admissions reps from these institutions are ready to speak with anyone who comes to their tables, regardless to whether you are a 3rd former or PG or… Continue reading COLLEGE FAIR TIPS
Check out the list of college acceptances for the class of 2017! Congrats, #Kent2017!
Written by Rebecca Sabky, former Director of International Admissions at Dartmouth College, this opinion piece in the New York Times shows that true kindness does not go unnoticed in the college admissions process. Check This Box if You’re a Good Person “On college applications, every so often, the kindness of a student can’t help shining… Continue reading “CHECK THIS BOX IF YOU’RE A GOOD PERSON”