Blog: Why a dedicated week to college applications is necessary
The kick-off of another successful Michigan College Application Week (CAW) has me thinking back to 2008, when I was a high school senior and a soon-to-be first generation college student who had no idea how to begin researching and applying to college. What if my high school would have dedicated an entire week to helping me and my fellow seniors fill out college applications, learn about financial aid and scholarships, and really dive into the ins and outs of applying to college? And what if they would have spent that week celebrating the entire college-going process, like they celebrate homecoming or prom? Click here to continue reading.