Fiske what to Do when for College, 2005-2006: A Student and Parent's Guide to Deadlines, Planning, and the Last Two Years of High School

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Sourcebooks, Jan 1, 2005 - Study Aids - 247 pages
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Don?t Miss Those Deadlines!
Fiske What to Do When is the only guide with all of the dates and deadlines college applicants and their frazzled parents need to know are in one place. Written by the authors of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, hailed by USA Today as "the best college guide you can buy," this planner will guide you through the SAT and ACT, make sure your applications are in on time and help you save money at Dream U.
Completely hands-on and chronologically arranged over the course of 16 months,
the Fiske What to Do When for College includes:
--Monthly overviews
--Weekly planners featuring all of that week's major deadlines
--Extensive appendices and a complete glossary
Plus, readers will find narrative essays, written by two of the top college experts in the country, addressing what to do each week and what to think about in the coming weeks. Advice on essay writing, college visits, standardized testing, prep courses and more is also included.
Exact dates of major deadlines include:
--Early and regular admissions at every selective college
--Major scholarship deadlines
--Financial aid deadlines
--Housing deadlines
--SAT and ACT deadlines
--ROTC and service academy deadlines

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January 2005
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February 2005
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April 2005
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About the author (2005)

Fiske is a Visiting Scholar at the School of Education, Stanford University, and Consultant to the Pew Forum on Education/Reform.

Bruce G. Hammond counsels thousands of parents of college-bound students each year as the school and college expert at Parent Soup, part of the online community of iVillage.com, which attracts more than five million different visitors per month. He has been the editor-in-chief of The Insider's Guide to the Colleges, managing editor of "The Fiske Guide to Colleges," and co-author of "The Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College," He is currently a college counselor at an independent school in Alburquerque, New Mexico, where he lives.

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