College Applications (Part 2) – Navigating College Admissions

The conversation with Grace Chapin James continues.

Source: UChicago College Admissions

  • How to Clear CAIVRS With Defaulted Student Loans to Get an FHA/VA Loan
    Every week someone contacts me because they’re about to lose a home they’re trying to buy due to a federal student loan that’s in default. Over the years, they forgot all about the loan. It doesn’t appear on their credit report. No one is sending bills to them. The only […]
  • Q: How to stop a student loan garnishment after it starts?
    In this video, you’ll learn how to stop a student loan wage garnishment after it starts. *************************************** The first step in stopping a student loan wage garnishment is identifying whether you’re being garnished for a private student loan or federal student loan. If […]
  • Basics of Negotiating Student Loan Settlements
    Looking to negotiate a payoff for your student loans? Here’s what you need to know. Read more: https://www.tateesq.com/learn/can-you-negotiate-student-loan-settlement *** 👉 Work with me: http://tateesq.com/free-talk Source: #1 Student Loan Lawyer | Tate Law […]
  • Blinn College Board of Trustees – Board Meeting – December 08, 2020
    Blinn College Board of Trustees Source: Blinn College […]
  • Beware of Taking a Forbearance for Coronavirus
    Pull close and pay attention. Make sure you don’t mistakenly place your federal student loans on forbearance. If you do, you might miss out on getting your payments covered. Let me explain. My friend Ebony hit me up this morning after FedLoan emailed her about taking a forbearance. Being a […]
  • Why did you choose Haverford?
    Source: Haverford College […]
  • What is a Contact Period?
    Learn what a contact period is in NCAA recruiting and what to expect during it. SUMMARY • Get more information about the NCAA Quiet Period https://www.ncsasports.org/ncaa-eligibility-center/recruiting-rules/quiet-period • Get more information about the NCAA Dead Period: […]
  • 2020: A Year in Review
    Despite this year’s difficulties, the Blinn College District has had plenty of reasons to celebrate during 2020. As we look forward to the year 2021, here’s a quick look back on what we accomplished last year. Happy holidays, Buccaneers! Source: Blinn College […]
  • Christmas with Mozart
    The Blinn College Wind Symphony performs Julie Giroux’s Christmas with Mozart under the direction of Dr. Sarah Burke, Director of Bands. Recorded and distributed with rights secured from Musica Propria Inc. Source: Blinn College […]
  • What It Means To Be A Ford
    Narrated by Daniel Dae Kim ’90 Source: Haverford College […]
  • Mac & Cheese | Kitchen Covered
    Student dining often gets a bad rap. Between the hefty cafeteria fare and the limited cooking options (microwave pizza again?), it can be hard work dodging the dreaded freshman 15. We’ve got you covered with Kitchen Covered: your quick fix to creating fresh, home cooked meals — all from the comfort […]
  • President Trump’s Executive Order & Student Loan Payments
    Federal student loan payments for student loans owned by the Department of Education are suspended through 2020. This suspension covers most but not all borrowers. You see the Dept. of Education doesn’t directly own all federal student loans. Some federal student loans are owned by your […]
  • Payday Loans: Why They Suck And The Alternatives
    Payday loans are expensive short-term loans for small loan amounts. Learn why they’re so dangerous and the best alternatives: https://theci.co/paydayloansyoutube Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ What is a payday loan? ▶︎ Why are payday loans so dangerous? ▶︎ Best […]
  • The Perfect Weapon with David Sanger – October 28th, 2020
    Source: Bennington College […]
  • What to Do if Your Winter High School Sports Season is Canceled
    When will winter high schools sports start amid the coronavirus pandemic and what should you do if your winter sports season is canceled? Our experts discuss this and key steps you can take. SUMMARY While high school sports play an important role in the college recruiting process, there are ways […]
  • It’s Totally Okay if You Never Pay Off Your Loans
    I recorded this after talking with a client who was embarrassed and in tears because she’s 50 and owes over $200 thousand in student loans. I had to stop during out talk and let her know she’s not a failure because she has student loan debt. That it’s totally okay if she never […]
  • Portland Community College President Mark Mitsui’s Election Day Message (ASL version)
    ASL interpretation of PCC President Mark Mitsui’s address to the college community about the importance of this moment and underscores the significance in an inclusive democracy of the right to vote. Source: Portland Community College […]
  • ESCAMAS II. Navegando
    Source: Blinn College […]
  • De Anza College 2020 Commencement: Savita Vaidhyanathan
    #deanzagrad2020 #deanzacollege De Anza College is • Tops in Transfer: Always at or near the top statewide in community college transfers to the University of California, California State University and private universities • Tops in Career Training: Award-winning programs designed by industry […]
  • Take the stage at Gordon: Theatre Department
    At Gordon, finding your light is more than a stage direction. Welcome to Gordon’s Theatre Department! Source: Gordon College […]
  • Booking a Tutoring Appointment
    Experienced faculty, alumni, professional, and students from all campuses are available for free tutoring. For more information: pcc.edu/tutoring Source: Portland Community College […]
  • Down Longford Way
    Down Longford Way: Composed by Percy Grainger. Performed by the Blinn College District Symphonic Band under the director of Dr. Kendall Prinz. Recorded with permission from J.W. Pepper & Son, Inc. Source: Blinn College […]
  • Why Aren’t My Student Loans Covered by Pres. Biden’s Freeze?
    👀Q1: Are Parent Plus Loans covered by Pres. Biden’s student loan suspension? A: It depends. If your Parent Plus Loans are owned by the Department of Education, then, yes, your loans are covered. But if they’re owned by a guaranty agency, then, no, your loans aren’t covered. Call […]
  • Happy Holidays
    Students, faculty and staff working together to wish you a safe and happy holiday season. Source: Ursinus College […]
  • Vision in Action: Next Frontier Session 3
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • 2020 CCC Holiday Video – Let it Snow
    Staff, students and faculty at Clackamas Community College decide it might as well snow since we are all working from home anyway. Happy holidays to you, from all of us here at CCC. Go, Cougars! Source: Clackamas Community College […]
  • Topping out the Welcome Center
    Clackamas Community College staff, faculty and partners celebrated the "topping out" of its new Welcome Center. “Topping out” is a builders’ rite traditionally held when the last beam is placed atop a structure during its construction. CCC is changing the way we serve students and […]
  • Client Review of Working With Me On A Student Loan Settlement
    Courtney had been struggling with her private student loans for years. She tried to handle it herself but didn’t get anywhere. She spoke with another attorney, but his communication sucked and she didn’t feel good about his process. Then she found me. We spoke. I explained the student […]
  • Mia Rogers Admit Video
    Source: UChicago College Admissions […]
  • What Will Happen to Student Loans After the Election?
    For this milestone 100th episode, I’m joined by all four consultants. Because we’re just one week away from the election, I’m talking with them about the election and what we expect could happen to your student loans regardless of who wins the 2020 presidential election. In this episode, […]
  • Bankruptcy & Student Loans: Breaking Down the Process
    You can file bankruptcy on your student loans. It’s just hard to do. Plus it takes an extra step. First, you file bankruptcy. Either a chapter 7 or chapter 13 will do. Next, you have to file an adversary proceeding. The adversary proceeding is a lawsuit where you argue to the court that you […]
  • Get Rich When You Can’t Predict 2021
    2020 was a strange and unprecedented year for the entire world. But especially for the United States, it seemed like everything that could go wrong went wrong in 2020. And though we have been thoroughly tested, we remain hopeful for a better future. So how can we invest wisely and create wealth […]
  • Should I Consolidate My Federal Student Loans to Get a Lower Interest Rate? [3 Minute Mondays]
    Source: #1 Student Loan Lawyer | Tate Law […]
  • H&R Block Review 2021 | Robust Options & Free Tax Filing
    H&R Block is again our top choice for tax software in 2021 due to robust free file and great prices. Here’s our full H&R Block Online review: https://theci.co/hrblock Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ What’s new with H&R Block Online in 2020-2021 […]
  • Calbright College Board of Trustees Meeting | September 21, 2020
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • Morelia Cortes- The Timothy Award
    Source: Everett Community College […]
  • Vision in Action: Next Frontier Session 2
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • Mike chats with WITCC Vice President of Learning Dr. Juline Albert
    Mike chats with Dr. Juline Albert on goals and going after that degree! Source: Western Iowa Tech Community College […]
  • Fulfilling the Greatest Commandment with All Your Mind
    Dr. John Harris – Distinguished Visiting Scholar in the Natural Sciences – Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology and Director of the Vitiligo Clinic and Research Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School Source: Gordon College […]
  • 4 Tips for Student Loan Repayment
    There are a lot of choices when it comes to student loans, especially repayment. Here are 4 key steps to help you get started when repaying your student loans. Learn more about how to repay your student loans at: https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/blog/how-to-repay-student-loans/ For […]
  • How Maggie Solved her 300k Student Loan Problem
    Join Maggie Mesa’s testimonial livestream with Student Loan Tutor’s Operations Officer Michael Cundick – to learn how they solved her 300K+ student loan crisis. Reduce your payments and permanently eliminate the burden of federal student debt. It’s real & it’s […]
  • Making a Football Kicker, Punter Skills Video During COVID-19
    Learn how to make a football kicker or punter skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our football kicker and punter expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. NCSA […]
  • College Ave | How to Pay for College (2020 Commercial)
    When it’s time for college, College Ave helps you answer the most stressful question, "How?" As in, "How are you going to pay for it?" With a student loan from College Ave that can cover up to 100% of your college costs. Want to learn more? Visit us today: […]
  • How to Pay for Grad School Q&A
    Paying for graduate school has a lot of similarities as undergrad, but comes with its own unique options and challenges. We answer some frequently asked questions about scholarships, grants and graduate student loans. Learn more about how to pay for graduate school: […]
  • Vision in Acton: Next Frontier Session 1
    Source: California Community Colleges […]
  • Devising: Moving Through Time and Space
    Devising: Moving through Time and Space Bennington College and Beyond, Spring 2020 When the pandemic forced us to scatter, the students in Devising: Moving through Time and Space continued to create work wherever they landed. And their partners became light, time, nature, sound, space, and each […]
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    Your student loan balance at the end of your program can balloon more than you thought you’d end up with. Find out how that happens, why I think America’s first $700,000 dental degree is worth it and why your student loan debt doesn’t matter as much as you think. In today’s episode, you’ll […]
  • Naked Financial Minute: Dream School or Future Financial Nightmare?
    College Ave Student Loans has teamed up with Harlan Cohen, America’s #1 College Life Expert and best-selling author of The Naked Roommate, to help students and their families get comfortable with the uncomfortable when it comes to college and money. In this episode of the Naked Financial Minute, […]
  • ESCAMAS III. Oraculo
    Source: Blinn College […]
  • Variable vs Fixed Rates: Whats the Difference?
    There are two types of student loan interest rates: variable and fixed. Learn about each type and how they factor into your student loan. For more information on variable vs fixed student loan rates, visit: https://www.collegeavestudentloans.com/resources/difference-variable-fixed-interest-rates/ […]
  • Making a Water Polo Skills Video During COVID-19
    Learn how to make a water polo skills video during COVID-19 and what college coaches are looking for at your position/level. Watch our water polo expert analyze skills footage and get actionable tips for showcasing the skills coaches want to see in your video. Former D2 and D3 coach Dan Allen […]
  • Make the Most of Your Winter – Online! De Anza College Winter Quarter 2021 | De Anza College
    Enroll now and make the most of your time – online! Classes will be held online in winter quarter 2021 at De Anza College, the college that’s always Tops in Transfer – and more! deanza.edu/apply-and-register De Anza College is always • Tops in Transfer: Always at or near the top statewide in […]
  • Tudor Truth and Jacobean Justice mailer commercial
    Commercial for EvCC’s exciting fall production. Visit Everettcc.edu/drama to sign up for your free audience mailer and for information on the show. Source: Everett Community College […]
  • Congratulations to Class of 2020!
    In advance of Bennington College’s 85th Commencement and first-ever virtual ceremony, faculty and staff offer their congratulations to the bold, brilliant, and resilient Class of 2020. All Commencement exercises will be posted on: […]
  • Credit Karma Tax Review 2021 | Best Free Tax Software
    Credit Karma Tax is again our pick for the best free tax software in 2021 due to it’s free price and all-inclusive tax filing. Here’s our full Credit Karma Tax review: https://theci.co/creditkarmataxyoutube Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: ▶︎ What’s new […]
  • Scary Student Loan Stories
    Is there anything scarier than student loans? With Halloween just around the corner, student loan experts Lauryn Williams and Meagan Landress share scary updates from 2020 and terrifying student loan stories. In today’s episode, you’ll find out: An update on student loan changes so far this […]
  • Getting Started at CCC
    Getting started at CCC takes six simple steps. To learn more about the steps, or get some extra help, please visit https://www.clackamas.edu/admissions-financial-aid/getting-started Source: Clackamas Community College […]
  • TurboTax 2021 Review | The Easiest Tax Software To Use
    TurboTax once again is our choice for the easiest tax software to use in 2021. But… it’s expensive. Here’s our full TurboTax review: https://theci.co/turbotax Here’s what we’re talking about in this video: 0:45 Is TurboTax Really Free? 1:43 What’s New With […]
  • Teaching During COVID-19 and the Power of Giving
    Don’t miss the chance to hear from two of our faculty members: Monica Chu, ’98 UC alumna and Chemistry Lecturer, and Nicholas Scoville, Joseph Beardwood III, Chair of Mathematics and Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science.  We would like to thank our faculty, staff and students for […]
  • California Community Colleges and Foundation for California Community Colleges First Response Fund
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