Monthly Archives: August 2010

Our Boot Camp!!

The Boot Camp is officially over and it was a HUGE success!  The staff of College Planning Advisors had a fabulous time with the students while explaining the seven steps to the College Application Process!     The Boot Camp lasted just under 4 … Continue reading

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US News & World Report: Best Schools in the Nation

College Application season is just around the corner and US News & World Reports revealed the new list for the top ranked National Universities and Liberal Arts Colleges in the country!  Schools in the National Universities category offer a full range of undergraduate … Continue reading

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Get Help with your College Applications!

Announcing our “College Application Boot Camp” Saturday, August 28th, 2010 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM  Instead of agonizing over applications for the next three months, register for the College Application Boot Camp where we will cover everything you need to know … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Times’ Ask Ed Q&A

My daughter wants to go to an expensive private university, which we just can’t afford.  I feel that sending her to a Community College first and then having her transfer would be smarter and more affordable.  What do you think? … Continue reading

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Dorm Life 101

One of the most monumental things about going off to college is living on your own for the first time. Besides the question of “who is going to do my laundry?” this is a time of great excitement! You can … Continue reading

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Part 2: Should I take the SAT or the ACT?

You may be asking yourself “Should I take the SAT or the ACT?” The answer used to depend on where you lived. Up until recent years, the SAT and ACT each dominated geographical regions: the SAT was prominent in the … Continue reading

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School Spotlight: UCLA

If you ever plan on taking a trip to the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) campus make sure you come prepared with your walking shoes and a map in hand. For a school with over 40,000 undergraduate and graduate … Continue reading

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