Northwood Senior College Checklist: Second Semester Edition

January Send handwritten thank you notes to teachers who wrote recommendations. Financial Aid Forms mailed by parents. These forms are available through the College Financial Aid Office and online (http://www.fafsa.ed.gov or http://profileonline.collegeboard.com). Be sure to also send school-specific financial aid forms. Last chance for the SAT or SAT Subject tests. Midyear reports, including first semester … Continue reading Northwood Senior College Checklist: Second Semester Edition

Northwood School Senior College Checklist: October Edition

Complete the items on your task list that you haven't completed yet. Attend some of the many sessions with college admissions representatives who visit campus. See a list here. Register for the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE (financial aid form required by some colleges) (https://profileonline.collegeboard.com). Get started on the FAFSA. Read up on Financial Aid. Meet with your … Continue reading Northwood School Senior College Checklist: October Edition

Northwood School Senior College Checklist: September Edition

There is a lot to do in September for seniors preparing to submit college applications. Here's a checklist to help you stay on track. Most Northwood School students take five classes. I tell them that college applications is like a sixth class, at least for the first three months. Give your applications and the college … Continue reading Northwood School Senior College Checklist: September Edition

Northwood Senior College Checklist: December Edition

Make sure your "Colleges I'm Applying To" list on Family Connection is up-to-date and accurate. Arrange to have standarized test scores (that's ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests and TOEFL, as necessary) sent to colleges/universities you've applied to. Here's how. Complete Transcript Request Forms for all colleges with January deadlines and turn them in to the … Continue reading Northwood Senior College Checklist: December Edition