Resources

Apr 10
2018

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Seniors: Decisions, Decisions!

Dear Seniors: Welcome back from Spring Break! Most seniors have heard from their colleges, and we welcome hearing your news (in other words, please let us know!!)  As predicted, record numbers of applicants have been raising the stakes for everyone … Continue reading

Mar 29
2018

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Juniors: Take a break!

Dear Juniors: With Spring Break coming up, many of you are planning to visit colleges.  If you haven’t made plans to visit out of state schools, it is a great opportunity to visit colleges in Michigan or in nearby states:  … Continue reading

Mar 29
2018

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The Waiting Game

Dear Seniors: By now most of you have heard from the colleges that have regular decision notifications and those that have deferred you. Hopefully, your financial aid applications have been completed, and you will begin hearing about possible need based … Continue reading

Mar 22
2018

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College Fair 2018

Dear Juniors: As the Junior college planning process is well underway, we want to remind everyone about the NACAC* Metro Detroit 2018 College Fair that is coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace.  This two day event will take place Wednesday March 28 … Continue reading

Mar 14
2018

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Junior Update March 2018

Dear Juniors: With the long weekend coming up, here are some possible assignments for you: –Apply for Scholarships or Summer Programs –Visit Colleges Scholarships: There aren’t a lot of scholarships for Juniors, but here is one specifically for the Class … Continue reading

Mar 14
2018

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Scholarship Update! March 2018

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI CLUB OF OAKLAND COUNTY offers a $1500 non-renewable scholarship to seniors that live in Oakland County and intend to attend Michigan State next year. Your parents don’t need to be alumni!   It is NOT based on financial need, but on … Continue reading

Mar 14
2018

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March Madness

Dear Seniors: While for the most part, there isn’t much going on, college-wise this week, a couple of students stopped by  to let me know of college decisions they just received. We’re down to the last few weeks before almost … Continue reading

Mar 02
2018

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Testing, testing…(and a meeting)

Dear Juniors: COLLEGE CONFERENCES Nearly half of the Juniors have had their initial interviews and received their PSAT scores—It is a great way for us to get to know each other and begin the college planning process in earnest.  Once … Continue reading

Feb 16
2018

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Summer Program Update

Here is an updated (from the December Roeper Record) list of potential summer programs that have come into the College Counseling Office.  Note that some of the deadlines may have passed, some are upcoming shortly. Think summer! Summer opportunities   A … Continue reading