Craig College Counseling provides a comprehensive catalog of services for students and familes in all stages of the college search and application process. Services can be provided in person or remotely.
1. Initial Consultation
Explanation of college counseling philosophy, available resources, and service options.
2. Prospective College List
The product is a list of approximately ten colleges including reach, in range, and safety
schools. The list will be compiled after a 60 minute conference with
student. Student will also complete a pair of informal surveys which will be
used to determine type of school that will provide the best fit as well as
identify career goals.
College Visit Planning- Suggested college tour based on
Prospective College List
SAT/ACT Testing Plan: Testing dates will be identified and
guidance for preparation will be provided.
3. Common Application
Can be completed anytime after August 1 prior to student’s senior year.
Counselor will ensure that the common application is completed and
ready for submission. Additional fees will be charged for completion of
individual school Common Application supplements.
4. Personal Statement
Ideally completed during summer prior to senior year or early fall. The
student’s personal statement will be the product of a brainstorming,
drafting, and editing process that will be completed in a minimum of three
5. Application Calendar and Monitoring
A calendar for completion of all application components will be drafted.
Completion dates will be monitored by counselor to ensure that applications
are submitted prior to deadline.
6. Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion
Completed after January 1 of senior year. Counselor will work with family to
complete and submit FAFSA.
Financial Aid Statement interpretation
If you have additional questions, please contact us by completing our contact information form, or by calling 804 231-4044.