Posts by Kiley Thompson

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University of California… Dreaming? or Arizona or Florida? 5 Warm College Campuses to Beat the Cold Weather

Are the words “polar vortex” scarier than “financial aid” and “SAT scores”? Are you looking to ditch your parka, and...

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When the FAFSA Isn’t Enough: What Is the CSS Profile?

You hear us talk about the FAFSA a lot on SCV. Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid...

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Winter College Visits: Why You Should Hit the Road Over Winter and Spring Breaks

Brrrr. It’s cold out there. Just want to hunker down under some blankets and… wait. Nope. It might be winter,...

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‘But You Just Got Home!’: Living With Your Returning College Student

It’s mid-December. All over the country, masses of returning college students are pouring back home, with full laundry bags, and dark...

8 Test Prep Books To Help Improve Your SAT and ACT Scores

Here’s a secret a lot of people seem to have forgotten: Books work. And SAT and ACT test prep books...