SENIOR RUSH COLLEGE APPLICATION PACKAGE:
GRADE 12

 

The Senior Rush Application Package is a comprehensive package designed for students late to the application phase of the college process. FaceTime or Zoom meetings begin in July with a review of the academic profile and refinement of the college list.  Recommendations may be made for additional testing or utilizing test-optional policies if applicable. Assistance organizing, prioritizing and completing application components and meeting deadlines. Bi-weekly virtual meetings and ongoing support included throughout the application and decision process. 

 

A 15-hour package also available for a targeted need such as essay only, transfer process, college list only

o Review records- transcript/standardized testing/senior schedule

o Assess need for further or additional standardized testing (July/Aug./Sept./Oct. test dates) 

o Review and refine college list

o Review specific admission requirements​​​

o Utilize BCC “Senior Checklist” to keep you organized & on task

o Utilize BCC “College Application Deadline Chart” to prioritize the process

o Essay, supplemental essays, short answer questions and resume: organization, brainstorm, and edit 

o Resume & Activity section of Common Application review

o Common Application and Coalition Application assistance and review

o College admissions interview prep and assistance

o Test score submission advising (when to apply test-optional)

o Understanding the NCAA Eligibility Center process

o Identifying colleges with learning support programs

o Showcasing a special talent in your application

o Highlighting what makes you unique in your application

o Understanding admission decisions and next steps (deferrals, waitlists, appeals)

o Financial Aid advising- FAFSA, CSS Profile, Net Price Calculators, need and merit based scholarships

 

Laura has simplified and demystified the college application process for seniors through the creation of her Senior Checklist and College Application Deadline Chart. Through collaboration with Laura, seniors can be assured that they will have all components of their applications completed accurately and timely through an individualized plan developed at your first meeting in alignment with your high school’s college application policies.  I look forward to working with you and your student to achieve their future academic goals.