Seminar D: Compare Negotiate Decide


There are ways to compare colleges and scholarship offers.  There are ways to negotiate with schools to lower costs.  Knowing what college officials to speak to and what to ask is key.  Learn a proven approach that will help remove a lot of potential stress when it comes to your student making that final decision.

The following are the main topics covered in the two-hour seminar:​

  • Comparing schools
  • Comparing offers
  • How to negotiate
  • When to negotiate
  • Hidden expenses
  • Realistic budget: major, graduate school, “Roth Ratio”
  • Living arrangements: dorm, apartments, rental home
  • RateYourProfessor.com
  • College advisors
  • Roommates
  • "Homesick" Hints
  • Summer school
  • Work-Study
  • Outside scholarships
  • FAFSA Appeal

$40 – one parent

FREE - paying parent's spouse

FREE – All students who attend with a paying parent

Register today to reserve a seat! 

For those that register but are unable to attend, we will send the seminar video link.


Due to COVID-19 we have cancelled all in-person spring seminars.  We hope to have summer dates posted by May 1st, assuming it is safe to have larger group gatherings by then.