Preparing for College

The May 1 College Decision Looms

High school seniors: Have you made you college enrollment decision yet? If not, you've got just over a week. May 1 is the almost universal response deadline for agreeing to attend a certain college. Some of you most fortunate applicants are sitting on a pile of attractive acceptances. Your decision will likely be more difficult than your peers who have just a handful of fat envelopes. Or, maybe it's the other way around, depending on local circumstances. In any event, if you haven't already made your decision, maybe the information in this post can help you.

One of the best articles I've seen recently about the college enrollment decision-making process appeared in a recent Patch.com post by Deborah Cossey, where she discusses National College Response Day and offers five questions that you should answer before making your college-choice decision.

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