ACADEMIC ADVISING ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Under our Academic Advising program, our students are prepared for and positioned to excel in the fiercely competitive college admission and scholarship application process.  From high hopes to final enrollment, our students gain the confidence, life skills and maturity for the next step chapter...college.

How We Help Your Student: 

Review Academic History


Identify Unique Gifting, Talents and Skills

 

Uncover Fields of Interest, Strengths and Opportunities

 

Determine Areas of Demonstrated Interest and Potential Major
     -Job-Shadowing and Internships
     -Summer Recommendations
     -Extra-Curricular Activities and Community Service

 

Social Media Impact


Personal Student Profile
     -Academic Resume
     -Online Portfolio
     -Personalized Showcase Strategies


Impact of GPA (unweighted and weighted)
     -Standardized Testing

     -Test Prep, Tutors, Online Tools & Strategies
     -Naviance/Family Connection


Determine Best Fit, Wi$eBuy© and Smart Choice Colleges
     -Impact of Early Action and Early Decision

     -Test Optional Universities

     -Gap Year

     -Select Opportunities: BS to MD, 3+3 Pre-Law, 3/2

College Application Assistance
     -Essay Brainstorming

     -Writing Critique
     -Strategies for Common App & Private Applications

     -Application Evaluations


Custom Scholarship Search:

     -Academic & Merit-Based

     -Private, Organizational and Community

     -Religious

Preparation for Campus Visits
     -Admission and Virtual Tours
     -Mock Interviews:

           Admissions Officers

           Scholarship Committees

           Financial Aid Office

           Professors and/or Deans

           Alumni Screening

Financial Awards, Offers and Comparisons

 

Student Accountability
     -Personal Responsibility
     -Time Management
     -Professional Etiquette