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Your July Checklist: HS Seniors

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edited June 29 in STUDENT LOUNGE
As you plan to head into your first month of college, it's important to make sure you've covered all your bases in terms of planning. Check these tips to have a productive final month before school starts, and good luck at college!

1. Navigate waitlists

Essential Readings:
1. How (and When) Do Colleges Pick Students off the Waitlist?
2. Wait-Listed and Still Haven't Heard Yet? Consider These Options

Deep dive into our community's vast knowledge and expertise and read through more insightful forum discussions from waitlisted students.

2. Apply for housing

Essential Readings:
1. Handling Dorm Decor When Roommates Come from Different Financial Worlds
2. 8 Low-Cost Dorm Decor Tips
3. Dorm Room Checklist
4. 3 Tips Help Graduating Seniors Prep for College

Deep dive into our community's vast knowledge and expertise and read through more insightful forum discussions on housing.

3. Consider the best option to pay for college

Essential Readings:
1. Can We Get Student Loans Without a Co-Signer?
2. What to Do if Your Financial Aid Package Falls Short
4. Which State Schools Do Not Charge an OOS Rate (and Will Also Give Merit Scholarships)?
5. EFC Formula for 2020-21 Released
6. The Psychological Effects of Loan Debt

Ask your questions or read through more discussions in our dedicated Financial Aid & Scholarships forum.
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