Elizabeth Simms

Colleges Still Accepting Applications

By on May 6, 2020 in Colleges

NACAC has just released a list of over 700 colleges that are still accepting applications for the fall of 2020. If you are just getting around to thinking about applying to college or you want more college options, take a look at this terrific resource. The site lists the name of the colleges accepting applications, […]

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Virtual College Fairs

By on May 1, 2020 in Announce
Virtual College Fairs

Strive Virtual College Fairs April 20 -May 8, 2020 Presentations for juniors and underclassmen, about  450 colleges. Free for students.

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Understanding WUE Scholarships

Understanding WUE Scholarships

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is a great option for many students.  However, it is critical that  parents and students become well informed about both the benefits and drawbacks of the WUE scholarship program.  In an effort to assist you in evaluating the Western Undergraduate Exchange option,  I have put together a few questions based […]

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Colleges Going Test-Optional

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of the standardized tests have been canceled. or moved online.  Consequently, some colleges have decided in order to keep the admission process as equitable as possible they will be test-optional through the fall of 2021. FairTest lists colleges that are currently offering some form of test-optional admission.  […]

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RN Programs – Understand Your Options

By on June 28, 2015 in All Things Nursing
RN Programs – Understand Your Options

There are many different types of RN pre-licensure programs.  Taking the time to understand the options will help you narrow your nursing program research. Associate Degree in Nursing Programs Students who earn an Associate Degree in Nursing may sit for the NCLEX –RN (National Council Licensure Examination for registered nurses). Advantages-Assuming students can go straight through the […]

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CTCL College Fair Comes to Bay Area

By on June 25, 2015 in College Fairs, News Blast
CTCL College Fair Comes to Bay Area

The Colleges That Change Lives College  Fair is coming to  Santa Clara and Marin  at  7:00 PM on  July 27 and 28, respectively.  Forty liberal arts colleges, from all over the United States, belong to the CTCL. Most of them will have admission representatives present to talk to students and parents about the opportunities their colleges offer I  encourage  students […]

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