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2017 NACAC NATIONAL CONFERENCE (BOSTON)

Last week, Ms. Haines, Mr. Coulombe, and Mr. Cross attended the 2017 NACAC (National Association for College Admission Counseling) National Conference in Boston. This annual conference brings together all the players in the college admissions process including college and school counselors, college admissions representatives, independent educational consultants, community-based organizations, and educational vendors and exhibitors. We… Continue reading 2017 NACAC NATIONAL CONFERENCE (BOSTON)

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SCENES FROM THE 2017 PCW / RECORDING OF THE 2016 PCW

Thank you to all the families that attended last weekend’s 5th Form Parents’ College Workshop! It was great to meet you all, and we hope the program was demystifying and illuminating. Also, a very big thanks to our four admissions representatives, who traveled from all over the country, to run the program! (Thank you, Grace, Nate,… Continue reading SCENES FROM THE 2017 PCW / RECORDING OF THE 2016 PCW

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“HOW YOUR INCOME AND ASSETS IMPACT HOW MUCH FINANCIAL AID YOU GET”

If you have or are currently filling out financial aid paperwork, it sure can be confusing trying to understand how your financial data is considered to calculate your Estimated Family Contribution (EFC). Check out the Forbes article below for a detailed look at how different savings and asset values are viewed: How Your Income And Assets… Continue reading “HOW YOUR INCOME AND ASSETS IMPACT HOW MUCH FINANCIAL AID YOU GET”

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5TH FORM PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP – FEBRUARY 10-11

On the evening of Friday, February 10th, and morning/afternoon of Saturday, February 11th, the College Counseling Office will hold our annual 5th Form Parents’ College Workshop. This year we are welcoming four highly accomplished admissions representatives: Grace Chapin, Associate Director of Admissions, University of Chicago Nate Crozier, Director of Admission, University of Richmond Bill Jack,… Continue reading 5TH FORM PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP – FEBRUARY 10-11

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SAVE THE DATES: 5TH FORM PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP – FEBRUARY 10-11, 2017

SAVE THE DATES: FEBRUARY 10-11, 2017 5TH FORM PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP On the evening of Friday, February 10th, and morning of Saturday, February 11th, the College Counseling Office will hold our annual 5th Form Parents’ College Workshop. This year we are welcoming four highly accomplished admissions representatives: Grace Chapin, Associate Director of Admissions, University of… Continue reading SAVE THE DATES: 5TH FORM PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP – FEBRUARY 10-11, 2017

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“COLLEGES THAT CLAIM TO MEET FULL FINANCIAL NEED”

For students applying for financial aid, receiving a package that actually meets your financial need to attend college is extremely important. Below is a U.S. News & World Report article that documents the 66 institutions which reported that they meet the full financial need of their admitted students. This means that after a student submits required… Continue reading “COLLEGES THAT CLAIM TO MEET FULL FINANCIAL NEED”