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@preppedparent, I think our moderators do yeoman's work without enough credit. CC is a huge help to students and parents in navigating today's complex college admissions world, especially for those without money or access to good college counseling services. It helps a lot of people.
Honestly, I didn't expect my kid with a pretty significant learning disability to do all the checking and advocating on her accommodations. I helped her figure out the process to apply, suggested who to call or email and what to say, and followed up to make sure she did it. Of course once she got on campus she had to handle it, but I gave her a solid "training wheels" push, and reminded her a few times on campus to take the steps needed to get the accommodations for each class in place. After a couple semesters she didn't need reminding.
I'm sure you will hear from someone. My first instinct is that when you sign up for an EC, it isn't too cool to tell everyone you are doing it for how it looks to colleges (or that it matters a lot to you).