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College Application Counselor

Bracing for the Common Application: 10 Tips for Staying Sane While Applying to College and Writing App Essays

Elizabeth Benedict | Posted 10.04.2014 | College
Elizabeth Benedict

Many schools have a calculator on their websites you can plug your numbers into and learn how much aid you might qualify for. Remember: Aid includes outright scholarships as well as loans and work-study opportunities.

5 Pieces of Good News From a College Admissions Application Essay Counselor

Elizabeth Benedict | Posted 08.30.2014 | College
Elizabeth Benedict

If you're not going to tackle any of the essays, make a chart of the schools you plan to apply to and the essay prompts required at each, with the number of words and the due dates.