Last night's session in the ongoing series of workshops on the college search and application process for Northwood juniors was about the college application. Before we went through the Common Application I reviewed the things juniors should be doing right now: Meet with your college counselor Add to your “colleges I’m thinking about” list In … Continue reading Session 7 – The College Application
If you plan to apply to at least one Common Application college, you must follow the instructions in this tutorial. Common App Account Matching Tutorial for Students from Naviance on Vimeo.
Did you attend the seminar and want a copy of the slides? Here they are. Area high school students and their parents are invited to this 90-minute seminar about the college search and application process. This affordable (just $25) and fast-paced seminar will be led by two Northwood School college guidance professionals and will answer … Continue reading August 8: Demystifying the College Admission Process
A resume is most known as a tool prospective employees use to market themselves to potential employers. It's a list of experiences, accomplishments that qualify you for the job or for admission to college or the scholarship program. Why does a high school student need a resume? First, many colleges and universities require applicants to … Continue reading Resumes for High School Students (including templates)
Yesterday was college t-shirt day. Throughout the day I asked the seniors what advice they would give to students worried about the college search and application process. Here is what they had to say: A special thanks to the seniors who share their wisdom and to Ms. Ashe for the video camera.