Insider Tips for the week of April 8, 2023

Finding meaningful summer activities – Summer is a golden opportunity for students to contribute to the story of who they are, what they value, and how they are engaging their passions, interests & dedication in meaningful ways. CIT Consultant Paige Feldman proposes thinking about what values a student wants to bring forward with the choices they make in how they spend those precious summer days.

Making the most of your college tour – Spring and summer can be great times for in-person and virtual college tours. Check out some helpful suggestions for both pre-trip planning and while you are there.

Considering a Gap Year?Check out the terrific tips for parents and students from CIT”s Lessa Scherrer.

Focus on admission – Georgia Tech’s Rick Clark encourages students to focus on the schools they have been accepted to and not the negative of the schools where they didn’t. A worthy read for both parents and students feeling the disappointment of the college process.