As critical as the hows
of the college application and admissions process are -- how
to write a compelling essay; how
to prepare, complete and submit a winning application; how
to get your hands on money to pay for college -- high school students
and their parents should not lose sight of the equally important whens -- as in, when
to take the ACTs and SATs; when
to visit prospective colleges, both virtually and in person; when
to decide which colleges to apply to; when
to complete and submit your college applications, and so on.
Indeed, you'll never even get to the how
if you don't know the when
So, let's start by saying the first when is now
, and the first how is to click HERE
for College Connection's College Planning Calendar
. All the important dates -- from Freshman year until high school Graduation Day -- at a glance, in one convenient place.
course, when crucial information counts -- as it most certainly does in
the college application and admissions process -- the where
may be just as meaningful as the how
and the when
That's why we're going to provide you with even more of the when
right here in this post, so you'll always be in the know and up to the minute.
Are we sure? And how
you begin to plan for college (and plan you should), take a look at one
or more of these college planning calendars (why, for the price -- FREE
-- you could look at them all) and start charting your course to
college admissions success. [As the respective calendars demonstrate,
it's never too early to start planning for college.]www.offtocollege.com/content-home-calendars.htmlwww.education.com/magazine/article/year-college-planning-calendar/https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/make-a-plan
And keep in mind, knowing the whens of applying for college scholarships (as in, "you should have started your search yesterday!") is as critical as pinning down the timing for those college apps.
Have a fav college planning calendar of your own? Share it with us, and we'll post it on The College Whisperer
Remember, there's no time like the present, so when you're ready to hit the ground running, we'll be there right with you to show you the hows
, not to mention the wherefores
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