Applying For College A Year-By-Year Guide For Teens

KC Parent Magazine has just released this helpful article in their October, 2013 issue.

The article discusses and gives tips on preparing in advance for a college enrollment. I recommend that any parent or student who anticipates a college enrollment should read this article as it has many useful tips from an expert.

Topics Covered Are:

Freshman Year:

  • Thoughtfully enroll in college preparatory classes
  • Study hard!
  • Get involved
  • Use discretion in your social media life

Sophomore Year:

  • Explore local colleges and universities
  • Take the PSAT
  • Get a job
  • Explore career options

Junior Year:

  • Prepare for and take the ACT and/or SAT
  • Move into leadership roles
  • Go on campus visits

Senior Year:

  • Narrow down your choices
  • Start applying
  • Be yourself
  • Select a school

Publication: KC Parent Magazine
Article Title: Applying for college year by year
Article URL:
Author: Sara Keenan
Category: College Preparation
Date Published: October, 2013