Playing by the Rules in College Sports Recruiting

Playing by the Rules in College Sports Recruiting

By: Rachel Fenton University of Michigan 2015, B.A. in English At Parros, we value academic goals, just as much as athletic ones, but we also know that colleges want to recruit a student that possesses both attributes. Navigating the two seemingly conflicting worlds of academics and athletics can be difficult and taking the right preparatory steps for both can be confusing. Parros College Planning is dedicated to helping student athletes hone their academic strengths and become college ready.....

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Making the Choice on May 1, National College Decision Day.

Making the Choice on May 1, National College Decision Day.

Making the Choice on May 1, National College Decision Day. Media contacts: Kim Parros ,Parros College Planning, 734-649-2587, info@parrosfinancialgroup.com May 1 is known as National College Decision Day, as it is often the deadline for students to make deposits to attend the college of their choice. With so many students applying to more than one college, this day becomes even more important since students now have to pay their deposits to hold their spots. Before you make that deposit to y....

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Parros College Planning Featured in Bridge Magazine

Parros College Planning Featured in Bridge Magazine

The services that Parros College Planning offers appeared in a Bridge Magazine article written by Ron French entitled “Lack of college guidance keeps poor and rural students from applying.” This article addresses the challenge of college preparation and application for students who lack adequate guidance tools. The process of “grooming” students has become an increasingly important step in the college preparation process and Parros College Planning seeks to provide a set of services to h....

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Seniors: What to do When the Award Letters Arrive

Seniors: What to do When the Award Letters Arrive

Congratulations! Now that you know what colleges have accepted you, all you have to do is decide, right? Well, not quite. It’s April, which means the financial reality check should have (or will soon) hit your mailboxes. Financial Award Letters can be both confusing and disheartening after the dream school you worked so hard to get in to doesn’t award you as much as you had hoped. Understanding the Award Letter is the first step in deciding if, and how, to move forward with your college. To....

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