Laurel's College Counselors review the concept of finding schools that are the right fit, what colleges look for in applicants, the importance of girls finding subjects and activities they are truly interested in, and the parents’ role during sophomore year.
Is it too soon to be thinking about college? Yes and no. Laurel's College Guidance team speaks to parents about the selective college admission landscape and what the expectations and suggestions are for Ninth Graders. This is an interactive, fun, and non-stressful entry into the college process.
Dr. Lisa Damour, Laurel’s Consulting Psychologist and Executive Director of the Center for Research on Girls, talks with parents of Seniors about the ups and downs of their daughters leaving for college.