You’re In! Now what?

girl graduating high school and headed to college

by Stacey Milton

Did you hear a collective sigh of relief on May 1st? The National Decision Day has passed, and high school seniors have chosen their college and submitted enrollment deposits, marking the official end of the 2015-2016 admissions cycle.

Over the next few months, students will be notified about housing, orientation, and other important steps they will need to complete before they arrive on campus in the fall. It’s quite likely that this information will be communicated via email, so students must get into the habit of checking email regularly, or they could miss out on … more

Stacey MiltonYou’re In! Now what?

The College Specific Podcast: An Interview with Cody Hartley from Uncollege.org

College Specific Podcast: study skillsIn this episode, Cassie interviews Cody Hartley, Director of Admissions at UnCollege, an organization that offers students a gap year plan that incorporates travel and internship opportunities. If you or your child is considering an alternative to going straight to college after graduation, this interview will present a range of intriguing possibilities, insights and examples of how to get the most out of gap year.

 

Note: we recorded this episode in our office instead of our usual sound studio, so the sound quality is a bit more “organic” than usual.

As always, we hope you enjoy the College … more

Cassie NicholsThe College Specific Podcast: An Interview with Cody Hartley from Uncollege.org

The College Specific Podcast: An Interview with Princeton Coach Luis Nicolao

College Specific Podcast: study skillsIn this episode, Cassie interviews Princeton water polo coach Luis Nicolao about Princeton’s recruiting process, what it takes stand out as an athlete hoping to play for the Ivy League, and why, as Luis puts it, “90% of our recruiting is based on the individual’s interest.”

Luis was Cassie’s water polo coach when she played for Princeton over a decade ago, and he has years of experience recruiting student athletes. Check out this episode to hear all about athletic recruiting from the standpoint of an Ivy League coach.

As always, we hope you enjoy the College Specific Podcast, and we … more

Cassie NicholsThe College Specific Podcast: An Interview with Princeton Coach Luis Nicolao