College On a Budget

Written By Erin Avery Certified Educational Planner Oh yes, the days of Ramen noodle and left overs…we have all been there, dreaming of the days when ‘money was no object,’ and when our parents took care of all of our expenses. Well, we want to help make the most of your college experience  by providing … Continue reading

Legacy=A Leg Up?

Written By Erin Avery Certified Educational Planner   When I discuss the higher education admission process with my clients, in an attempt to manage expectations, I often invoke the analogy of a single file line.  I say, “Guess who’s already in front of you?” Those students that represent geographic and ethnic diversity certainly are.  Those … Continue reading

Summer Lovin’

Written By Erin Avery Certified Educational Planner Many high school students have picked out their J.Crew swim wear long before they have given any thought to their summer plans. While it’s important to look good poolside or beachside, isn’t it more important to think about how desirable you will look to college admissions counselors? When … Continue reading

Looking for summer programs in communications?

Written By Erin Avery Certified Educational Planner Many students reported that their students had good experiences in programs at American and Boston U. While no one reported sending a student to the communications program at Syracuse, there’s agreement that it’s worth serious consideration, given the general strength of Syracuse’s summer program and its undergrad communications … Continue reading