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I am the creator and visionary behind this site. I want to do everything I can to help students consider college as an option, even when they may be the first in their family to go or may not have the funds at hand. Don't let anyone tell you that you don't have the right or the ability to go to college.

Fall 2023 Diversity Fly In Programs We are busy updating our extension listing of diversity fly-in programs. We just added three new ones: Caltech, Olin, and Wesleyan College. Please check our site as many deadlines are this fall. We have highlighted in bright blue the ones that are updated for […]

Fall 2023 Diversity Fly In Programs

Calm Covid-19 College Readiness Tips For Juniors Take a deep breath. With all the Covid-19 quarantines, we all have to pause, adjust, and go on. We are here to help. Contact us at getmetocollege@gmail.com for any individual advice. Academics. School-based. Do your best with remote teaching. Follow your teacher’s directions. […]

Calm College Readiness Tips For Juniors

Plan student and family college readiness workshops. In California, the new school accountability index looks at academic, college, and career readiness. https://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/ac/cm/index.asp. Many states are now embedding college and career readiness. Please let communities know as early as middle school about these requirements Dr. Joseph has many powerpoints you can […]

Summer 2019 College Readiness Tips

March is a busy time for high school juniors and their families. Here are our tips to guide juniors into powerful springtime college readiness. Senior year schedules: Many schools have kids pick classes for their senior years during March. Kids need a full schedule that is as hard and challenging […]

March Into Our College Readiness Tips

Mid December Is Deferral Time For Many College Applicants. Here are some  tips to keep your holidays positive and powerful. Tips to Handle Being Deferred Reality Check:While you are still in the running for your deferred college(s), you need to have a two–part game plan. You need to finish your other […]

December Deferral Tips

November College Readiness Tips for Teachers and Lay College Advocates 1.     End of senior year testing reminders. November 19 is the late deadline to register for the December 8ACT. http://www.actstudent.org/regist/dates.html). November 20 is the late deadline for the December 1 SAT. http://sat.collegeboard.org/register Remember kids can take each test twice for […]

November College Readiness Tips