Christie Barnes (author of What Every Parent Needs to Know About College Admissions) instructs you on what to do if you miss a deposit deadline.
You missed the deposit deadline. Call the college right now and tomorrow. They usually will let you pay late. You can ask for more time–you will probably get it.
How to Prepare Your Child to Succeed in College and Life─With a Step-by-Step
College planning re-examined. All economic levels are getting vastly incorrect information for college and career planning, leading to anxiety-ridden youth and crippling student debt. Less affluent students are being led to more expensive options and high achievers feel compelled to apply for college at the most prestigious institutions. But, whether it’s a state school, safety school, or public school―there are other options beside an overpriced private school. It could be, but it might not be.
A guidance counselor for parents. Learn that it’s not just about the “right” college, it’s about the “right fit” college. Using statistics, experts, and multi-factor analysis to clarify what should and should not be a worry in college planning, Barnes helps parents identify better, and often overlooked, options. In this guide, she dissects the top ten parental worries about how to get into college, including college applications, college admissions, college requirements, and college acceptance.