December 10, 2019

The process of applying for scholarships should not be taken lightly. Every year, I see students put so much effort in their college applications, only to burn out and decide not to go for scholarship opportunities. Looking for scholarships can be tricky business. They...

November 26, 2019

Students around the country and preparing for the upcoming ACT exam. ACT tutoring, memorization, and test prep planning is in full force. As a Nashville educational consultant, I know how busy summers can be for Williamson and Davidson county students. A question that...

November 12, 2019

College admissions has become a complicated process over the years. Visiting a campus is a great way to show ‘demonstrated interest’ and get a feel for a campus environment. More families are seeking out college admissions help, college essay help, ACT and SAT test pre...

November 5, 2019

As a private college admissions advisor serving Brentwood, TN, Franklin, TN, and Nashville, TN, I meet students every year who have high hopes for attending a top tier ivy league university. That is wonderful to have such ambitious goals! That being said, it’s very imp...

September 3, 2019

If you have a student in middle school or high school, it’s likely that you have started to receive an abundance of postcards, brochures, and mailings from different college admission offices around the country. Colleges can “purchase” names and addresses of prospectiv...

August 6, 2019

When students apply for college admission, they are competing with thousands of other candidates throughout the United States and abroad. In addition to strong course rigor and standardized exams, one of the most profound way a student can differentiate their candidacy...

July 30, 2019

Standardized exams are a very objective method that college admission officers use to measure a student’s predicted ability to succeed in college. Although not every student considers them a “good test taker”, the reality is that this factor is and will most likely be...

June 25, 2019

Summer has arrived and it’s time to sit back, relax, and lounge the months away. Right? Wrong.

If you are a high school student, then you should plan on having productive and enriching summers. This not only helps build character and maturity, but it also demonstrates a...

February 19, 2019

College admissions decisions are in full force. For those of you who have been admitted into your top-choice schools, congratulations! All that hard work, planning, and strategizing paid off!

Before you sign on the dotted line and pay your enrollment deposit (typically...

February 12, 2019

By now, many students are starting to receive their admission letters and, if applicable, financial aid award letters. It’s always a good idea to sit down with all admission letters, merit scholarship awards, and financial aid award letters and calculate the cost of at...

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