College Adjustment Tips for Parents

College Adjustment Tips for Parents

Sending your child off to college is a big adjustment for any parent. Here are some tips to ease the transition for both them and you.  Read More…

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Introduction: Step-by-Step College Search

Walking around campus on your own is as important as taking a guided tour

The college search and admission process can be overwhelming. Follow the steps here to help your students transition to college smoothly.  Read More…


Finding the Right Fit: Your College-Bound Teen and College

Helping your student find the perfect college

Help Your College-Bound Teen Find the Perfect College

The quest to find the perfect college can be a daunting task. offers free advice, a free college locator and other great tools and resources for college-bound teens.  Read More…

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Making the Most of a College Tour

Gather as much information as possible while on campus

One of the first major decisions for a young person is selecting a college, and it shouldn’t be made solely on information such as the school’s reputation, a guidebook, or a Web site. A campus tour should be part of college research, so it’s important to gather as much information as possible.  Read More…


What Colleges Want

Parents and students alike want to know what colleges are looking for in their prospective student enrollment to see how they can improve their chances of being accepted.   Read More…


Help Your Student Survive the First Year of College

Encouraging them through the toughest of times

There are several things you can do to help your student make a successful transition to college.  Read More…

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Stay in the Game

Ways to continue athletic participation in college

While your student may be the star of his or her high school sports scene, in college, it could be a different story.   Read More…


Federal PLUS Loan

Loans designed for the parents

The Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) is designed for parents of dependent, undergraduate students  Read More…

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How am I Going to Pay for a College Education?

College Financial Aid, Grant & Scholarship Information from

Wondering about how to pay for college? Find great financial aid, grant, and scholarship information to help ease your fears at  Read More…


Finding the Right Fit: Your Teen and College

Find a college that meets the academic, social, and career goals of your student

Finding a college that’s the “right fit” isn’t always easy. This articles outlines some ways you can help your teen find their way to the right school.  Read More…