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The Top 100 Answers to Your College Admissions Questions

Danny Ruderman, a leading authority on successfully guiding students through successful applications to college for over 14 years, worked with SMMEF and SMMUSD to make this free guide available to parent in our district.

The Top 100 Answers to Your College Admissions Questions book is designed to answer many basic questions that 8th-11th grade parents ask, and provide useful additional resources. It should be used as an added-value resource to help the efforts of students and their families to find, apply to, and pay for college. The Book will complement and expand the valuable information received from high school counselors and other resources at school.

Danny has gathered the most commonly asked parent and student questions and written fun, easy-to-read answers in his latest book. Here’s just a few of the questions you’ll find answers to inside:

Click here to access a pdf of this free resource.