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College admissions and finance advice from the experts. The Insider blog is where College Coach experts weigh in on the latest college admissions topics. We cover everything from application timelines and strategies to tips on financing your child's education.
                       

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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

The Common App & Coalition App are Live!; Credit Reports

Tune into Getting In: A College Coach Conversation as we walk you through this year’s Common App and Coalition Application.

Posted on August 17th, 2022 by Elizabeth Heaton, College Admissions Consultant
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APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

When Should You Apply for Financial Aid?

Watch this brief video to learn when you should apply for financial aid. Hint: don’t wait until you’ve been accepted to college!

Posted on August 16th, 2022 by Shannon Vasconcelos, College Finance Consultant
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APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

A Closer Look at the Federal Work Study Program

Learn more about work-study financial aid from Harvard’s own resident expert, Jaron Tucker.

Posted on August 11th, 2022 by College Coach Guest Author, Guest Author
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

Learning a Foreign Language; Working in College

Tune into Getting In: A College Coach Conversation to hear from two guests from Duolingo about the benefits of studying a foreign language.

Posted on August 10th, 2022 by Elizabeth Heaton, College Admissions Consultant
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

Five Steps to Help Your College Student Build a Credit History

Before your student sets off to college, it’s wise to help them build their financial health and credit history. Here are some tips from an expert!

Posted on August 9th, 2022 by Michelle Richardson, College Finance Consultant
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CHOOSING THE RIGHT COLLEGE

5 Tips for Getting into Your Dream School

You think you’ve found “the one”—the one college, that is. Now what? Read on for 5 tips to improve your chances of getting into your dream school.

Posted on August 4th, 2022 by Karen Spencer, College Admissions Consultant
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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONSULTING

Becoming a Sportscaster; Athlete To Do Lists; Sharing Financial Aid Details

Tune into Getting In: A College Coach Conversation for a list of things prospective college athletes should do now to prepare for college admissions.

Posted on August 3rd, 2022 by Ian Brook Fisher, College Admissions Consultant
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MEET AN ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR

Meet an Admissions Counselor: DJ Meehan

Next in our series introducing our top college admissions consultants, meet DJ Meehan who brings a deep knowledge of liberal arts college admission to our team.

Posted on July 28th, 2022 by Djiara Meehan, College Admissions Consultant
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Sending Your Student Off to College; Listener Q&A

Tune into Getting In: A College Coach Conversation to hear tips from a parent and College Coach finance expert on preparing to send your student to college this fall.

Posted on July 27th, 2022 by Elizabeth Heaton, College Admissions Consultant
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MEET AN ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR

Meet an Admissions Counselor: Nial Rele

Meet Nial Rele who joined College Coach after working many years in admissions at Middlebury, Lewis & Clark, and Colorado Colleges.

Posted on July 21st, 2022 by Nial Rele, College Admissions Consultant

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