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Best College Fit ™

An advocacy group comprised of former deans/director of admission, Best College Fit™ produces student-centered college orientation programming that reaches tens of thousands of students, parents and educators annually in the USA and abroad.

BCF college planning experts equip families to make healthy, productive choices as they plan for college through a variety of high-energy, live programs and workshops for schools, social service organizations and corporations.

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"The Ideal College—A Place That Values You for What You Have to Offer!" 8.24.16
By Peter Van Buskirk Over the last two months, I have written about elements of a good college fit—elements that are just as important when you are getting started with you… Read more

Upcoming Events

6:00 PM
"Tips & Tricks for Developimg a Winning Essay"
The Overlake School
Redmond, WA
6:30 PM
"The Admission Game"
Real Life Christian Academy
Clermont, FL
1:00 PM
"What's My Story?" Workshop
Heritage Hall
Oklahoma City, OK
Open to the public
2:00 PM
"The Admission Game"
Heritage Hall
Oklahoma City, OK
8:30 AM
"Getting From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be"
Windermere Preparatory School
Windermere, FL

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Jumpstart Your College Applications with Workshops for High School Juniors!

Are you applying to college, but not quite sure how to start or what to do? Our BCF experts will provide you with direction in one of our application preparation workshops.

An intensive, interactive four-hour workshop, "What's My Story?" generates practical strategies for using all parts of the application to "connect the dots" in revealing your story. You will:

  • Establish an overall theme for your applications
  • Identify your "hooks" and find opportunities to reveal them
  • Discover how to utilize essays, interviews and letters of recommendation

Click here for workshop dates, locations and registration information

"Tips & Tricks for Developing a Winning Essay," a two-hour interactive workshop sponsored by high schools or social service organizations, includes a series of reflective, creative and editorial exercises that will enable you to:

  • Explore the critical, yet often unseen, aspects of your life experience that shape your perspective
  • Develop a greater awareness of, and confidence in, your "voice"
  • Discover strategies for effective risk-taking that will set you apart

Click here for more information and to register