Paul's Journey to College: The College Decision

High school student Paul shares how he made his final college decision, what role financial aid played in the process, and what he is most looking forward to in college.

May 04, 2020

Yireliz's Journey to College: The College Decision

High school student Yireliz shares how she made her final college decision, what role financial aid played in the process, and her advice for current high school students.

May 05, 2020

Brianne's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Brianne about her journey to college.

Nov 19, 2019

Maggie's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Maggie about her journey to college.

Nov 19, 2019

Nick's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Nick about his journey to college.

Nov 19, 2019

Paul's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Paul about his journey to college.

Nov 19, 2019

Yireliz's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Yireliz about her journey to college.

Nov 19, 2019

Yousef's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Yousef about his journey to college.

Nov 19, 2019

How Elvianna Built Her College List

How do students select a college? Lawrence HS student Elvianna shares what she’s looking for
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Apr 18, 2019

Alison's Summer Preparation for College

Alison talks summer prep for college – filling out the common app, answering the questions, and adding schools to her college list

Apr 18, 2019

Why Sam Decided to Apply to College

We speak with Sam from New Bedford HS about how her family’s encouragement made her want to attend college at an early age

Apr 18, 2019

The importance of College Tours

Sam discusses how she decided which schools she wanted to apply to by going on campus tours.

Apr 18, 2019

Managing the College Application Process

Sam discusses the application process and why it’s important to make sure a school is both a financial and academic fit.

Apr 18, 2019

College Application Preparation

Sam goes over her college prep process: taking the SAT, writing the college essay, and applying for scholarships

Apr 18, 2019

Criteria for Building a College List

Sam discusses the qualities she is looking for in a college: diversity, large campus, and many activities to join!

Apr 18, 2019

Sam's College List and Admissions Deadlines

Sam discusses her college list and the college application deadlines.

Apr 18, 2019

Elvianna's Experience in the Early College Program

Elvianna discusses her high school’s early college program, where she takes classes at a community college for college credit

Apr 18, 2019

Searching for Outside Scholarships

Elvianna shares which outside scholarships she’s applying to so far

Apr 18, 2019

Elvianna's Financial Aid Application

Elvianna talks financial aid – completing the CSS Profile and why it’s good to have your school counselor check your FAFSA

Apr 18, 2019

Kelly's Experience with College Tours

Kelly tells us which colleges she’s taken tours of, and how a campus visit helped solidify her first choice school

Apr 18, 2019

Kelly's College Plan for Academics and Athletics

Kelly from Lawrence High School discusses how she’ll find a balance between both soccer and academics at her future college

Apr 18, 2019

Applying to College Early Action vs. Regular Decision

Elvianna shares why she chose to apply early action to two schools and early decision to the remaining six

Apr 18, 2019

Finalizing the College List and Next Steps for College Admissions

Alison discusses the next steps in her college process – applying early action or early decision and continuing to take campus tours

Apr 18, 2019

Tips for Letters of Recommendation

Alison shares her tips for letters of recommendations – asking a current teacher and getting extra letters just in case

Apr 18, 2019

Tracking Deadlines with the CommonApp

Kelly shares how she’s using the Common App to keep track of her early action deadlines

Apr 18, 2019

Kelly's Christian A Herter Scholarship

Kelly discusses receiving the Christian A Herter Scholarship, which pays for half of all college expenses at any school in the U.S.

Apr 18, 2019

College Essay and Letters of Recommendation

Kelly talks about her college essays and letters of recommendation

Apr 18, 2019

Alison's Experience with College Interviews

Alison lets us in on a secret – college interviews are not as scary you think!

Apr 18, 2019

College Tours and the Questions to Ask

Alison discusses how her love of theater influenced the schools she applied to and questions she asked on campus tours

Apr 18, 2019

Allison's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Allison about her journey to college.

Apr 18, 2019

Megan's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Megan about her journey to college.

Apr 18, 2019

Tori's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Tori about her journey to college.

Apr 18, 2019

Victor's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Victor about his journey to college.

Apr 18, 2019

Sam's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Sam about her journey to college.

May 21, 2019

Mya's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Mya about her journey to college.

May 21, 2019

Elvianna's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Elvianna about her journey to college.

May 21, 2019

Alison's Journey to College

We interview Massachusetts high school student Alison about her journey to college.

May 21, 2019

Brianne's Journey to College: The College Decision

High school student Brianne shares how she made her final college decision, what role financial aid played in the process, and what she is most looking forward to in college.

Apr 30, 2020