Going to College

College means more responsibility, more freedom, and more choices for your child than he or she may have ever had before. Making the transition can be tricky for students and parents alike.

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    Great Gifts for the College-Bound Kid

    If you're sending a friend or family member to college this fall, celebrate with gifts designed to pamper, inspire, and...

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    College Study Habits and Time Management

    Developing good time management skills and effective study habits is critical to your success in college - not to...

    Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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    Packing for College

    Want the 411 on how to pack for college? From conferring with your roommate to buying the right sheets, this set of...

    Source: National Association for College Admission Counseling
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    Tips for Parents: Countdown to College

    The transition from high school to college can be as challenging for parents as it is for their college-bound children....

    Source: National Association for College Admission Counseling
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    The Importance of Parental Support During the First Year of College

    Adjusting to college is a major transition in a young adult’s life. For many, the transition includes moving out of...

    Source: Diversity in Education Special Edition Contributor

Guest Editor

Kevin F. Gaw, Ph.D.

The current President of the American College Counseling Association.

Executive Editor:
College Parents of America


Jennifer Kirshman, M.Ed., Shannon Schnuck, M.Ed. & Denise Daniels, Ph.D.