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Writing Your Best Essay; Gap Years; Student Loan Servicers

Writing Your Best Essay; Gap Years; Student Loan Servicers | College Coach Blog

Posted on November 24th, 2021 by College Coach Guest Author,
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

Post of Gratitude: We Love Our Community Partnerships!

Bright Horizons College Coach® gives thanks for our wonderful community partners at Big Brothers Big Sisters and ZUMIX, and the students they allow us to serve.

Posted on November 23rd, 2021 by Alex Gonzalez, College Finance Consultant
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COLLEGE APPLICATIONS

Tips for Seniors Just Getting Started

Any seniors out there just getting started on the college process? We have advice on what to do now in terms of applying to college and paying for it. We’re also walking you through the supplemental essays required by the University of Southern California as part of the application.

Posted on November 17th, 2021 by College Coach Guest Author,
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APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

[Video] What Can You Do After Submitting Your Financial Aid Applications

Watch this brief video to learn about steps you can take after submitting the FAFSA.

Posted on November 16th, 2021 by Alex Bickford, College Finance Consultant
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COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

PSLF Limited Waiver: Steps to Take

The Department of Education announced temporary changes to the requirements of Public Student Loan Forgiveness. Learn the steps to take now.

Posted on November 15th, 2021 by Michelle Clifton, College Finance Consultant
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Villanova Supplemental Essay Prompts; Listener Q&A

Tune into this episode of Getting In: A College Coach Conversation for advice on approaching the Villanova supplemental essay prompts.

Posted on November 10th, 2021 by College Coach Guest Author,
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FINDING SCHOLARSHIPS

How do Test Optional Schools Award Merit Scholarships?

Wondering how test optional colleges award merit scholarships? Read on to learn about other important factors admission offices consider.

Posted on November 9th, 2021 by Jennifer Willcox, College Finance Consultant
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What Juniors Can Do Now to Make Next Year Less Stressful

Don’t panic, high school juniors: it’s neither too late nor too early to start thinking about college admissions.

Posted on November 8th, 2021 by Jennifer Simons, College Admissions Consultant
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FINDING SCHOLARSHIPS

Identity-Based Scholarship Series: Scholarships for Students from Military Families

In the continuation of our identity-based scholarship series, we’re looking at scholarship resources for students from military families.

Posted on November 7th, 2021 by Robyn Stewart, College Finance Consultant
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Value and ROI of a Liberal Arts College; Early Round Results

Tune into this episode of Getting In: A College Coach Conversation for our thoughts on the value and return on investment of attending a liberal arts college.

Posted on November 3rd, 2021 by College Coach Guest Author,
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