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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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"Addressing the College Essay Blues: July College Planning Tips" 7.6.15
Having talked with a fair number of rising high school seniors over the last six weeks, I am coming to the conclusion that these days can be the ‚Äúdog days‚ÄĚ of the college ap… Read more

Upcoming Events

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OACAC Conference
Financial Aid Institute (faculty member)
Eugene, OR
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OACAC Conference
Financial Aid Institute (faculty member)
Eugene, OR
9:00 AM
"What's My Story?" Workshop
Dun & Bradstreet
Short Hills, NJ
Closed to the public
1:00 PM
"What's My Story" Workshop
Courtyard Portland Airport
South Portland, ME
1:00 PM
"What's My Story?" Workshop
Courtyard Boston Andover
Andover, MA

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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