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MCC Quick Tips Newsletter – January 2019

Each month McMeekan College Consulting publishes a “Quick Tips” newsletter. In it are links to articles, blogs, podcasts or other items of interest to parents, high school and college students.  Click HERE for January 2019 newsletter. To subscribe to the … Continue reading

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MCC Quick Tips Newsletter – December 2019

Each month McMeekan College Consulting publishes a “Quick Tips” newsletter. In it are links to articles, blogs, podcasts or other items of interest to parents, high school and college students.  Click HERE for December 2018 newsletter. To subscribe to the … Continue reading

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MCC Quick Tips Newsletter – November 2018

Each month McMeekan College Consulting publishes a “Quick Tips” newsletter. In it are links to articles, blogs, podcasts or other items of interest to parents, high school and college students.  Click HERE for November 2018 newsletter. To subscribe to the … Continue reading

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MCC Quick Tips Newsletter – October 2018

Each month McMeekan College Consulting publishes a “Quick Tips” newsletter. In it are links to articles, blogs, podcasts or other items of interest to parents, high school and college students.  Click HERE for October 2018 newsletter. To subscribe to the … Continue reading

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MCC Quick Tips Newsletter – September 2018

Each month McMeekan College Consulting publishes a “Quick Tips” newsletter. In it are links to articles, blogs, podcasts or other items of interest to parents, high school and college students.  Click HERE for September 2018 newsletter. To subscribe to the … Continue reading

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Podcast on the College Process

Cathy McMeekan (hey, that’s me!) was interviewed for a podcast by Financial Planner Angie Furubotten-LaRosee on the college search process. You an listen to it for free on iTunes. It is a two-part interview. Enjoy!

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Updated: Packing for College

Packing for college – a few important items to add to the list Your student has applied to school, been admitted and is now ready to head off for orientation. This time of year retail stores are filled with back-to-school … Continue reading

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Updated: Practical tips for sending your student off to college

This is an updated version of an article I wrote for the Examiner.com on sending students off to college. High school seniors are celebrating college admission acceptances. Many of these young adults will be leaving home to attend college in the fall. … Continue reading

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October is FAFSA time!

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now available! For the first time, families do not need to wait until January to fill out the FAFSA, nor do they have to estimate their tax information. Besides being available … Continue reading

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I’m going to college…now what?

Here are some articles I wrote around various issues when students are making the transition to college. They were originally posted on Examiner.com, which is no longer online. The articles on this post are Making a Successful Transition to College, Considering … Continue reading

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