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MEET A COLLEGE FINANCE EXPERT

Meet a College Finance Expert: Zachery Gries

Meet college finance expert Zachery Gries, who loves Survivor almost as much as he loves explaining the complexities of financial aid to students and families.

Posted on February 19th, 2024 by Zachery Gries, College Finance Consultant
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

All about Transferring; Day in the Life of Financial Aid Officers

Tune into this episode of Getting In: A College Coach Conversation to learn all about the college transfer process, plus a day in the life of a financial aid officer.

Posted on February 15th, 2024 by Shannon Vasconcelos, College Finance Consultant
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

Career Pathways: Teaching K-12

Whether you decide to be a teacher before college, during college, or after, there is a pathway to certification and employment.

Posted on February 14th, 2024 by Lisa Albro, College Admissions Consultant
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MEET A COLLEGE FINANCE EXPERT

Meet a College Finance Expert: Alex Bickford

Next up in our series introducing our college finance experts is Alex Bickford, whose top priority is ensuring students find colleges that are a great financial fit.

Posted on February 8th, 2024 by Alex Bickford, College Finance Consultant
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

Parent Support; Engineering Nuts & Bolts; Financial Aid Awareness

Tune into this episode of Getting In: A College Coach Conversation to hear the inside scoop on engineering majors.

Posted on February 7th, 2024 by Ian Brook Fisher, College Admissions Consultant
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COLLEGE LOAN ADVICE

Is the SAVE Student Loan Repayment Plan Right for Me?

The SAVE Plan may result in lower payments for many student loan borrowers; are you one of them?

Posted on February 6th, 2024 by Michelle Clifton, College Finance Consultant
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The Athletic Recruitment Process; College Research

Tune into Getting In: A College Coach Conversation to learn the ins and outs of the college athletic recruitment process, plus how to research colleges.

Posted on January 31st, 2024 by Elizabeth Heaton, College Admissions Consultant
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MEET AN ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR

Meet an Admissions Counselor: Marjorie Southworth

College counselor Marjorie Southworth brings a wealth of experience in admission counseling, and an international perspective thanks to her years working abroad.

Posted on January 30th, 2024 by Marjorie Southworth, College Admissions Consultant
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

5 Reasons to Consider Community College

More and more students are considering community college, whether to save tuition dollars before transferring to a four-year university, or to get training to enter the workforce.

Posted on January 29th, 2024 by Jeanne Mahan, College Finance Consultant
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College List Building; Campus Visit Tips; FAFSA Rollout

Tune into Getting In: A College Coach Conversation to learn how to build a college list from start to finish, plus college visits tips and FAFSA updates.

Posted on January 24th, 2024 by Shannon Vasconcelos, College Finance Consultant

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