Monthly Archives: March 2014

HESC Introduces College Financial Aid Award Letter Comparison Tool

From NYS Higher Education Services Corporation: With college applications behind them, the students you assisted during New York’s inaugural College Application Week are beginning to receive their college acceptance letters. The next step in the process is for students and … Continue reading

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Report Documents Success of Small Private Colleges in STEM

From Inside Higher Ed: A report being released today by the Council of Independent Colleges, “Strengthening the STEM Pipeline: The Contributions of Small and Mid-Sized Independent Colleges,” argues that such colleges make a disproportionate contribution to efforts to build up … Continue reading

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Syracuse Spring Counselor Cocktail Reception NYC, April 4

You are invited to the SU Spring Counselor Cocktail Reception There are many premiere programs and schools at Syracuse University that can be great fits and experiences for your students. On Friday April 4th join us to learn more about … Continue reading

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Goddard Riverside April Workshops

From Goddard Riverside Options Institute: Professional Development Workshops Transition to and Success in College Tuesday, April 1 or Thursday, April 24 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (register) A variety of support systems exist to help students succeed in college, and … Continue reading

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Penn State Student Info Sessions in NYC, May 8-29

Penn State will be conducting info sessions in the NYC area this May. These will allow students to meet their regional admissions representative, as well as alumni from the local area. Students must sign up at the links below, and … Continue reading

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NY National College Fair, April 6

Encourage Your Students to Attend the New York National College Fair! Sunday, April 6, 2014 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York- Hall 1B Learn More Free Registration for Students and Parents Register Now The National Association for College Admission Counseling … Continue reading

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Study Finds Little Difference in Academic Success of Students Who Do and Don’t Submit SAT or ACT

From Inside Higher Ed: The largest study of students at colleges that do not require SAT or ACT scores has found that there is “virtually no difference” in the academic performance (measured in grades or graduation rates) of those who … Continue reading

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