Social Media & Parents in the College Process

By Westface College Planning | July 1, 2023

In our previous newsletter, we discussed the impact social media may have on teenagers during the college process. Here is the second in the two-part series, in which we look at how parents may…

Social Media & Its Effects on the College Process

By Westface College Planning | June 8, 2023

Hi Friend, June is finally here and the first day of summer is fast approaching. Congratulations to our graduating seniors! What a big accomplishment! While summertime is ideal for enjoying the long warm days,…

Social Media & the College Process

By Westface College Planning | June 1, 2023

For many people, social media and other digital forms of communication have proven to be a saving grace during the past couple years. This technology has allowed people to stay in touch with loved…

Discover What Being Waitlisted Means

By Westface College Planning | May 8, 2023

Hi Friend, May is here! May 1st was the deadline for most college decisions. Congratulations to those seniors who’ve made their college choice! While most high school seniors have been accepted into a college,…

What to Do if You’ve Been Waitlisted

By Westface College Planning | May 1, 2023

College acceptance letters have been received, but what about those students who have been waitlisted? Most high school seniors received letters of acceptance into various colleges on May 1st, but some received notice that…

How to Write a Financial Aid Appeal Letter

By Westface College Planning | April 8, 2023

Hi Friend, The springtime days of April are with us! High school seniors have received their much-anticipated college acceptance letters and financial aid offers. Seniors can now start making decisions about which school they’d…

How to Write an Effective Financial Aid Appeal Letter

By Westface College Planning | April 1, 2023

Your high school senior has finally received their financial aid award letter from their favorite college, but what happens if the package isn’t quite what you expected? Has something recently changed with your financial…

Making the Most of College Visits

By Westface College Planning | March 8, 2023

Hi Friend, March has arrived with spring on the horizon and we look forward to sunnier days. High school seniors are eagerly awaiting their final college acceptances and financial aid awards. By April 1st,…