Build Your College List

Tips on Finding the Best Schools You Can Get Into and Afford

On this episode we explain how to create a balanced list of schools to which you can gain admission and also afford.  We reveal common myths and mistakes in list making. Students have a lot of choice when it comes to what kind of school they wish to attend. We showcase how varied the college landscape is by covering some of the common types of institutions out there:  large public universities, liberal arts colleges, STEM, minority serving institutions.

Speakers: Lauren Sefton, Senior Associate Director of Admission, Rhodes College; Dr. Kristin R. Tichenor, Vice President for Enrollment, Wentworth Institute of Technology; Anthony E. Jones, Associate Provost & Assistant Vice-President of Enrollment Management, Howard University; Mike Drish, Director of First-Year Admissions, UMass Amherst; Darryl Tiggle, School Counselor, Baltimore Friends School

This episode originally aired on February 24, 2021.