Summer is a great time for high school students to explore colleges, academic interests, and career possibilities! We encourage students to plan ahead and make the most of their time this summer.
CSD’s Career and College Counseling Team were interviewed recently for the CSD Power of We Podcast.
Yes, No, Maybe…I Don’t Know!
As answers from college start rolling in, you might find yourself getting confused! The following is an explanation of all the possible decisions you might hear from colleges in the coming weeks and months:
Missed this fall’s meetings for freshmen through senior parents? Here are links to videos and presentations hosted by CSD’s Career & College Counseling team for parents freshmen through senior parent meetings:
Families seeking federal aid for the 2018-2019 school year will be able to begin completing the FAFSA on October 1, 2017 (rather than January 1 2018).
There are three big reasons that college visits are worth the time and effort. First, high school students really don’t know what kind of college will fit them best until they set foot on a campus and get a feel for themselves. They won’t end up applying to their best fit schools if they don’t get a chance to try them on.
Seniors seem to be in a hurry this time of year. Early deadlines approach quickly once the school year begins, and even after submitting applications, many seniors will feel rushed to make their final decisions. Students often want to have everything decided as soon as possible, so they hurry through the process. To make sure…