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A Free Guide to College Admission

Track Daily Admission To-Dos!

Dozens of Comprehensive Guides!

Proven Financial Aid Strategies!

Find your College with

Admission Calendar!

Easy to follow Calendar for students and parents to get through the college admission experience successfully.

How-To Guides!

Follow our recommended getting started guides on every aspect of the college admission process.

Pay for College!

The recommended step-by-step tasks for completing the financial aid process using our graphical Flow Chart!

TYPES OF ADMISSION

APPLICATION PROCESS

FINANCIAL AID PROCESS

SENIOR ADMISSION PLANNING

PARENT INVOLVEMENT

FIND COLLEGES

Upcoming Admission Events

College Freshman – Visit

December 27

Reminder: Visit with college freshmen home on winter break. What are some do’s and don’ts about college life? Try to get an overall picture of what to expect from living and studying at college.

Visit College Students

December 27

Reminder: Visit with graduates from your high school who are home on winter break. Try to get an overall picture of what to expect from college life and ask for advice regarding the college admission process.

Avoid Scholar. Pitfalls

December 29

Money held in the student’s name will reduce their eligibility for need-based scholarships and grants; money in student’s accounts should be minimize if you’re applying for need-based financial aid. Take appropriate actions.

College Majors

December 29

Reminder: Continue to think about college majors. Conduct research on possible careers that may spark interest in a specific major.

Junior Year Planning

January 2, 2015

Planning is an essential part of the college admission process. The MyCollegeCalendar recommended tasks and timelines for juniors provide the foundation to make next year’s college applications outstanding and to maximize the potential to receive scholarships and grants.

Parents – Plan to Help

January 2, 2015

PARENTS: Help your student with this semester’s college admission tasks and preparing for next year’s college application and financial aid steps. Plan on attending college campus visits, college information nights, and financial aid presentations with your student. Get informed to help with the important decisions that lie ahead.

FAFSA – Submit Online

January 3, 2015

Work with your parents to finish the online FAFSA as soon as possible. The paper FAFSA Worksheet should already be completed by hand using estimates of your family’s 2014 income and financial assets. All you should have to do at this point is to go online and type answers into the spaces provided in the […]

Leadership Roles

January 3, 2015

Sign up for leadership roles in clubs, organizations, committees, and other activities you are involved with this spring semester.

Junior Year Strategy

January 3, 2015

The junior year admission strategy includes 14 basic steps to help students build their qualifications and prepare for next year’s college application and financial aid processes.

FAFSA – Submit Online

January 3, 2015

Work with your parents to finish the online FAFSA as soon as possible.  The paper FAFSA Worksheet should already be completed by hand using estimates of your family’s 2014 income and financial assets.  All you should have to do at this point is to go online and type answers into the spaces provided in the […]

About Us

MyCollegeCalendar (MCC) is a calendar based college admissions counseling program that helps high school students and parents successfully navigate the college search and admissions process.

Our time tested methods, processes and strategies have been used by thousands of students, parents and educators for more than a decade.

MyCollegeCalendar is also used by high school guidance counselors, certified college planners, certified financial planners and independent counselors to supplement their own efforts.

  • No Missed Deadlines!

    You know how they say “timing is everything”? Well MyCollegeCalendar is designed so you meet early, regular or critical application deadlines.

  • Monitor Progress

    Allows Parents to monitor a student’s progress because YOU know what needs to be done and when it needs to be completed.

  • Maximizes students’ potential

    for admission to their college of choice with the most financial aid.

  • Sample Documents

    Resumes, essays, application forms… We give you wonderfully written sample documents to use throughout the year.

What others say about us

“Graphically snappy calendar-format to-do lists, packed with tips as they count down a high-school student’s junior or senior year.”

The Seattle Times

“. . . offers daily, detailed reminders for students . . . “and”. . . detailed explanation of what students should be doing . . .”

The National Education Association’s NEA Today magazine

“This free Web site provides a useful planning tool for young people navigating the very stressful and often disconcerting world of college admissions.”

Forbes

“… very helpful in organizing everything a senior should know and do for this year. I would recommend it to all seniors who re going through the college admissions process.”

The Boston Herald