January 2018

Monthly Archives

  • Road Map for January: Seniors

    With many college application deadlines in January and February, you may be wrapping up the last of your submissions or may even be done.  As you finish this phase of the process, make sure that all your admission and financial aid files are complete. Note that third-party portals like the Common Application and Coalition Application […]

  • Road Map for January: Juniors

    As colleges start back up after winter break, this is a good time to plan your campus visits for the new semester; check out these tips for campus tours and these spring semester open house events. If you like college sports, you might be able to attend a basketball game during a winter trip, which can […]

  • Road Map for January: Sophomores

    Did you get some R & R over winter break? I hope you had an opportunity to reflect on 2017 and think about what you want out of 2018.  There are things you can do this year to lay the groundwork for a successful and less stressful college search and application process down the road.  […]

  • Road Map for January: Freshmen

    I hope your 2018 is off to a great start!  What are your planning for the new year?  The cold days and long nights can make it hard to stay motivated at this time of year, so try giving yourself a monthly challenge to focus on.  It can be something that’s directly academic, like raising […]