Seniors! You Have a Big Decision to Make
Advice on evaluating offers of admission, financial aid packages, and waitlist options to arrive at a final enrollment decision.
During this event, you and your student will learn about:
How to weigh the pros and cons of various college options with attention to academic opportunities, student life, career aspirations, and college finances.
How to interpret and compare financial aid awards.
Whether to consider and where to go for guidance with financial aid appeal letters.
How waitlists are managed by colleges and next steps for waitlisted students.
Speakers: Ashley Bennett, High School Counselor; Robert Kelchen, Professor; Caroline Broadfoot, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, University of Richmond; Eva Blanco Masias, VP for Enrollment Management, Santa Clara University; Carine Kolb, Senior Counseling Specialist, American Student Assistance; Dhruv, BU College Freshman; Keith Pentlan, Parent of a College Freshman
This episode originally aired on March 24, 2021.