It is amazing how quickly the school year goes by. Spring Break is only a few weeks away. The reality of college is now closer than ever for your student. The countdown is on. Although it is hard to think about, the earlier you begin to prepare, the smoother the process will be for you and your student. Planning and preparation are critical in positioning your student and family to find the right college at the right price. Every parent asks, “When do I begin planning?” The answer is NOW! Come learn how to get started.
The College Family Plan is a proud partner with the Cherokee County School District and Sequoyah High School. Through this partnership, The College Family Plan will be leading a college planning and preparation workshop at Sequoyah High School Wednesday evening March 13th from 6:30-7:45pm. The workshop is for families with students currently in the 10th and 11th grade. There is no cost to attend the workshop, but registration is required since space is limited to 55 families. Please register at https://shsmarch13.eventbrite.com . *When registering-ONLY ONE TICKET IS NEEDED PER FAMILY.
At The College Family Plan Workshop, you will learn;
*To navigate the admissions and college funding process.
*How to build a college resume/profile.
*Money is available no matter if your income is $40,000 or $250,000 per year.
*How to minimize your out-of-pocket costs.
*How to have schools competing over your student and with each other.
*Your EFC (Expected Family Contribution) is key and strategies to make your EFC work for you.
*To avoid common mistakes on the FAFSA.
*The importance of timelines and meeting deadlines.
College is a critical and important step for your student. Finding the right college or university, combined with a strategic approach to funding, is essential to your student earning a degree that will propel them toward success. The College Family Plan gives answers from your perspective and provides valuable tools and resources to help your student achieve their dreams.
If you have any questions, please contact us at 678-901-4167 or email Brian Ergle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The College Family Plan Team