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Ten Tips for College Visits

on September 29, 2015 in Application Process
Ten Tips for College Visits

As you start to plan for college visits, take time to prepare and get the most out of your time on campus. Here are some excellent campus visit tips provided by IECA. Make sure to take pictures and notes as you explore each campus as it is easy to forget the specifics, particularly if you […]

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Washington Scholarships

on September 29, 2015 in Paying for College
Washington Scholarships

Start building your profile on the Washboard.org website and get updates on scholarship opportunities for Washington students. Many opportunities are posted on the site, including events to help students complete financial aid forms.

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“Off to College: A Guide for Parents”

on August 18, 2015 in Heading to College
“Off to College: A Guide for Parents”

This interview with author and former college president, Roger H. Martin, highlights some excellent topics covered in his new book, Off to College: A Guide for Parents.

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Common Application 2015-2016 Update

on August 12, 2015 in Application Process
Common Application 2015-2016 Update

The Common Application for 2015-2016 is now live. This is a great time to get a start getting familiar with the many aspects of the application. The Common Application is a working document, so add some colleges that you are considering and see if there are supplemental essays to write. Try writing some activities in […]

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