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 Demystifying the daunting college admissions and financial aid process at Mamakating Library

April 26, 2018

A message from the Mamakating Library:

Demystify the daunting college admissions and financial aid process and gain insight to this complex and stressful experience. It is NEVER too early to understand.

On Tuesday, May 8 join Elizabeth Levine from Signature College Counseling at 6:30 p.m. at the Mamakating Library for "Demystifying the daunting college admissions and financial aid process." The event is free, but you must register by calling 845-888-8004 or by visiting: http://www.signaturecollegecounseling.com/college-presentations/ and submitting the registration form by May 1.

Learn about:

• College Search – The importance of finding the right fit
• The Application Process – It’s more than just completing the application
• The College Essay – Selecting the right topic
• The SAT vs. the ACT – Which one to choose
• How college choice will affect your bottom line
• College sticker prices and what they really mean
• What is Expected Family Contribution and how it will impact your bank account
• Where most of the money comes from
• Real life example of a families financial aid picture and how this affects the decision they make
• Making the final choice