Preparing for college can be exciting for high school seniors, but filling out applications and meeting deadlines can be daunting, writes Tina Parker in Family.
One missed deadline could mean losing out on thousands of dollars in scholarships or even losing the opportunity to enter college next fall.
Luckily for students and their parents, many high schools provide help completing applications and offer college-preparedness workshops.
But students who attend less organized schools may need to do a little detective work to make sure they don’t miss crucial deadlines. See Wednesday’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for a list of college deadlines that shouldn’t pass by without notice.