Fiske What to Do When by Edward B. Fiske, Bruce G. Hammond
Don't Miss Those Deadlines!
Fiske What to Do When is the only guide with all of the dates and deadlines college applicants and their frazzled parents need to know are in one place. Written by the authors of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, hailed by USA Today as "the best college guide you can buy," this planner will guide you through the SAT and ACT, make sure your applications are in on time and help you save money at Dream U.
Completely hands-on and chronologically arranged over the course of 16 months, from January 2007 to May 2008, Fiske What to Do When for College includes:
• Monthly overviews • Weekly planners featuring all of that week's major deadlines • Extensive appendices and a complete glossary
Plus, readers will find narrative essays, written by two of the top college experts in the country, addressing what to do each week and what to think about in the coming weeks. Advice on essay writing, college visits, standardized testing, prep courses and more is also included.
Exact dates of major deadlines include: • Early and regular admissions at every selective college • Major scholarship deadlines • Financial aid deadlines • Housing deadlines • SAT and ACT deadlines • ROTC and service academy deadlines
Edward B. Fiske served for 17 years as Education Editor of the New York Times, during which time he realized that college-bound students and their families needed better information on which to base their educational choices. He is also the author, with Bruce G. Hammond, of the Fiske Guide to Colleges and the Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College.
Bruce G. Hammond coauthored the Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College and was editor in chief of The Insider's Guide to the Colleges. He is the author of Discounts and Deals at the Nation's 360 Best Colleges and is the school and college expert at Parent Soup, a division of iVillage. He lives near Albuquerque, New Mexico.