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By John Raftrey And Lori McCormick

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About this blog: We are writing this blog to give practical advice to students and parents, to reflect on issues affecting college admissions, and to provide a platform for a robust community discussion on post-secondary choices. We occasionally f...  (More)

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New York College Tours - Part One
Nov 24, 2015 6:04 pm
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(written by Lori McCormick)

I recently toured four colleges in New York City. Here are my first two college tour reviews. Check back soon to read part two.

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Fee Waivers
Oct 1, 2015 5:19 pm
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(Written by Lori McCormick)

If you qualified for fee waivers to take the SAT or ACT, or are a participant in the free or reduced lunch program, then you should... More
Changes are coming to the SAT in 2016!
Sep 22, 2015 10:16 pm
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(written by guest blogger Patrick Hennes of AJ Tutoring, www.

The redesigned SAT will debut in March 2016 and will affect the class of 2017 and... More
Building a college list
Sep 9, 2015 8:02 am
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(written by Lori McCormick)

Students thoughtfully research colleges, attend college representative visits on their high school campuses, and gather information... More
Aug 26, 2015 7:24 am
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(written by Lori McCormick)

Transitioning to college, while certainly exciting, can also feel a bit overwhelming. Here are some tips to help make your transition... More
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