Based on ten years of experience and one-on-one meetings with thousands of first-year college students, two campus advisors offer students and parents practical, behind-the-scenes advice on how to choose, and be a success at the perfect college for you.
LEARN: How to choose the college that’s a perfect fit for you ; What to look for on your college campus tours ; How to complete admissions paperwork—including applications and college essays ; How to look in all the right places to get financial aid ; The best ways to approach your very first days at college ; How to deal with problem roommates ; How to deal with problem classes, class work and professors.
WHO IS THIS BOOK FOR? All college-bound students and their parents; High School juniors and seniors who are choosing their college right now; Families who are sending their very first student to college; Families who want a better result with their second and third students ; College freshman and sophomores who want to get a head start at college success.
WHAT’S IN THE BOOK? Two complete books are included—one for students, one for parents ; More than 10 decision-making guides and planning worksheets ; Five chapters devoted to getting into a great college ; Four chapters devoted to surviving college once you get there ; One chapter with Q&As from today’s student ; One All Access Pass to “Ask the Authors” at onthequadcollege.com.
On the Quad: How To Arrive, Survive and Thrive at College is a no-nonsense approach to making good decisions and achieving real success in your college career. With just a little help, you can make your college experience fun, exciting and successful. You’ll gain the confidence to ask the right questions and get the right answers from day-one of your college search, right through the first semesters of your new college life.
On the Quad is available as a Kindle book at Amazon.com.