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Apr 29
2017

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‘Twas the Night Before May 1

Dear Seniors: Finally the day that we’ve been waiting for—for 4 years, or actually for 12 years—the day you make your final decision about where to go to college—“ the place you spend the next four years of your life, … Continue reading

Apr 19
2017

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Senior Reminders

Dear Seniors: SENIOR T-SHIRTS:  REMINDER!!! The Tradition Lives On!  “Give a Quote, Get a Shirt” As a gift to the seniors this year, the College Counseling Office would like to present seniors with a Gratitude Shirt.  This shirt will have … Continue reading

Apr 18
2017

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Juniors: College By the Numbers

Dear Juniors: By now you probably have heard from your senior friends, or at least in the news, how competitive college admissions is increasingly becoming. I can tell you, even with my many years of experience I still experience a … Continue reading

Apr 12
2017

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Seniors: Decision Time is Coming!

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 31
2017

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Juniors: Break Time!

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 31
2017

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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
2017

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College Fair 2017

Dear Juniors: The best way to approach the College Fair (March 26 and 27, see the blog for March 15)  is to think about what you want to know about each college once the Fair is over—Does the college feel … Continue reading

Mar 15
2017

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Juniors: Upcoming Events

Dear Juniors: As the Junior college planning process is well underway, we want to remind everyone about the NACAC* Metro Detroit 2017 College Fair that is coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace.  This two day event will take place Sunday March 26 … Continue reading

Mar 14
2017

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March Madness

Dear Seniors: One final reminder about the Maggie Miller MACAC scholarship  for students attending State of Michigan and regional colleges which is due to College Counseling this Wednesday. (Check the February 10 Roeper Record for more Scholarship information).  While for … Continue reading

Mar 10
2017

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AP Registration

Sometimes students wonder if taking AP exams is worth the expense.  Generally, students with 4’s or 5’s will get college credit, m many colleges also give credit for 3’s.  Some colleges will grant credit that may allow a student to … Continue reading