NACAC Spring 2021 College Fairs

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|02/18/2021|1 MinutesLike everything else, the Covid-19 pandemic has changed the way colleges are participating in college fairs. And…


Essential Info About College Financial Aid Forms

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|09/21/2020|8 MinutesWith the sticker price of many private colleges exceeding $60,000 a year and the cost of public universities…


A Message to High School Students During This Covid-19 Summer

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|07/02/2020|3 Minutes2020 has been a year of upheaval thus far! There have been many things that are out of your control: remote…


Protecting Your Family Against Digital and Identity Theft

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|07/23/2019|5 MinutesMy 24-year-old graduate-student son recently had a terrible experience that offers many lessons to college-aged…


Sophomores: PSAT, Pre-ACT and Subject Tests

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|11/08/2018|3 MinutesSophomores — Fall is time for you to test the waters of standardized testing. Many of you have just taken…


Going Off to College

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|06/19/2017|6 MinutesWith no test preparation, college applications or school schedules to worry about, the summer after senior year is…


Planning Your Summer with College in Mind

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|01/24/2017|8 MinutesAre you a high school student (or the parent of one) who is wondering how best to spend your summer? What do…


Is Early Decision Right For You?

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|10/02/2016|4 MinutesEarly applications were initially intended to help students signal their commitment to their top choice school.…


Summer Reading Suggestions

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|07/15/2016|12 MinutesEvery year, College Goals suggests interesting books for you – both students and parents – to consider for…


Campus Visits

Carolyn StewartBy Carolyn Stewart|7 Minutes How to prepare for your visit? Timing: Search every school’s website, sooner rather than later, to see whether you…