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College Application Success featuring certified education planner & attorney Barbara Connolly
July 29, 2020 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
An event every week that begins at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, repeating until July 29, 2020
College Choice Counseling is a private college admissions advising business located in Birmingham, Michigan with team members throughout the United States and Montreal, Canada. Founder Barbara Connolly is a certified educational planner, attorney and Oakland Press columnist who has been advising students and their families in the college admissions process for 18 years. For more information about College Choice Counseling, visit www.collegechoicecounseling.com.
Barbara is offering a live, virtual three-session program, College Application Success, on Zoom with time for questions and answers to help successfully guide you through the college application process. The first two sessions are 90 minutes each and the final session is 60 minutes.
Once registered, an email will be sent prior to the start of class with Zoom instructions and a class link. Parent participation is highly encouraged but not required.
SESSION I – GET ORGANIZED: How to get organized; making college lists; student activities; Testing: ACT or SAT and the meaning of “test-optional”
SESSION II – COMPLETE THE COMMON APP: Completing the Common App and other applications; when to apply; Essays; and Teacher Recommendations and the School Report
SESSION III – THE ESSAYS: The Personal Statement and supplemental essays; what colleges expect from the essays; strategies for developing essays; and finishing your essays.