North Carolina College Application Week Kicks Off

TWC News | College Application Week

If you’ve just started planning for college, one of the things that you’ll be thinking about are your college applications. College applications help schools get to know the student, and they do take a bit of time to complete. Fortunately, there are many resources available to help students and their families as they complete their applications. College Application Week is one of these.

When it comes time to apply for college,

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How to Plan for College, Starting Your First Day of High School

College Prep


“It’s never too early to start planning for college!” You might hear that often as you start high school, but what does that mean? Here at College Foundation of North Carolina, we know it means that your actions early on in your education will help determine your success when you finally reach your first year of college. On our website, you’ll find a “College Planning Timeline,” which lists all the steps you need to take to get ready for college,

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12 Questions to Help Make Your College Decision

12 Questions About College

Choosing the college you’ll attend is a big decision that helps to shape your future. In fact, there are over 101 colleges and universities in North Carolina alone! Different schools fit different students, so in addition to checking potential majors and future careers, there are other factors to consider as well.  The following will help you weigh your options as you research the best fit for you.

Student Body

You’ll likely meet interesting and different people wherever you go to college,

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