University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and the Air Force Academy

University of Colorado, Colorado SpringsĀ  Located up on the hill, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS) is home to about 12,400 undergraduate students with 46 bachelor programs, and rankings in Business, Engineering and Nursing. Top programs include Exercise Science, Athletic Training, Engineering Education, Professional Golf Management, Sports Management, Nursing, Homeland Security and Criminal Justice. With… Read More University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and the Air Force Academy

University of Denver and University of Colorado, Boulder

Colorado College Tour Day 1 included the University of Denver and University of Colorado, Boulder. Denver, Colorado was a quick hour and 45 minute flight from Los Angeles. With all seasons and no humidity, mountains and its proximity to California, I can see why Colorado becomes an easy choice for California students. Plus, it has… Read More University of Denver and University of Colorado, Boulder

How to not only find but LOVE your likely school. More options, less stress.

Likely school, otherwise known as your safety school. The school that you know you should get admitted to. The school that balances your college list so that at the end of the admission cycle you have options. Options are good, right? Of course! But when a likely school means applying to a college just to… Read More How to not only find but LOVE your likely school. More options, less stress.

Prioritize and tackle your apps with these simple steps

The season is upon us. No not the pumpkin spice latte Fall kind of season…College app season. And it’s not all warm and fuzzy. Why? Well for starters we have more students applying, with higher overall rigor and scores, and with applications streamlined online, on average students are applying to more schools. Think about it.… Read More Prioritize and tackle your apps with these simple steps

FAFSA Now Open! Easy accessible resources to walk you through

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid for the 2018-2019 school year is now open! I encourage Senior families to apply and apply early! Please find helpful resources below to make it a little less painful šŸ™‚ FAFSA On the Web Worksheet: A downloadable guide with a description of each code and section. This really… Read More FAFSA Now Open! Easy accessible resources to walk you through

Why You Should Take Advantage of Your College Center

Kudos to my Highlights Journalism students for reminding students of the incredible opportunities! Regardless of where your high school is remember to take advantage of the resources on your campus. Connect with a college representative Attend a workshop Ask for help Just walk in and say hi…the posters, banners and decor can be fun to… Read More Why You Should Take Advantage of Your College Center