Your Stress-Free Guide for Applying to College

Making plans and applying for college doesn't have to be stressful.  You can reduce the anxiety through organization and planning, having realistic expectations, and taking the time to focus and do your homework.  Click the button above"Stress-Free Guide for Applying to College" for a step-by-step guide and timeline that may help make your college application process more effective.





Freshman and Sophomore Year of High School
It's is a great time to meet with your high school academic counselor about your college plans.  Remember, colleges can view your teen's grades on their transcripts so now is the time to get focused.

Junior Year of High School
It's time for a serious college talk with your parents.  Take the PSAT, ACT/SAT and consider what college(s) you might want to attend.  If you'll need financial assitance, start looking at scholarships and options on how to pay for college.

Senior Year of High School
It's time to make those big decisions about college.  Start essays, secure letters of recommendation, apply for financial aid or scholarships, and get those applications in for college admission.