(I’m taking a break from regular blogging and newsletters during the holidays. Hope you enjoy the DIY College Rankings version of the 12 Days of Christmas. The following contains affiliate links.)
On the third day of Christmas, DIY College Rankings wrote to me:
For the majority of families, the EFC is going to be much higher than they anticipated.
Yes, your teen may have great grades and test scores. But are they substantially better than everyone else’s that attends the colleges she’s applying to?
Players with low grades and poor test scores who are counting on their athletic accomplishments getting them into college are likely to be very disappointed.
Suggestion to help take control of the college admissions process
Creating College Lists: Your Guide to Using College Websites to Pay Less for a Better Education
Yup, this is my own book. I think college websites are one of the most underutilized resources in the college search process. In the book, I tell you how to narrow down your list so that you target the right colleges.