Reading List

College Guide Books

America’s Best Colleges for B Students: A College Guide for Students Without Straight A’s, Tamara B. Orr, Gen Tanabe and Kelly Tanabe

Best 377 Colleges, Princeton Review

College Finder, Steve Antonoff

College Match, Steve Antonoff

Colleges That Change Lives, Loren Pope, Revised by Hilary Oswald

Creative Colleges: A Guide for Actors, Artists, Dancers, Musicians, and Writers, Elaina Loveland

Fiske Guide to Colleges, Edward Fiske

Insider’s Guide to Colleges, Yale Daily News

Parent’s Guide Books – Transition to College

Don’t Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money, Helen E. Johnson & Christine Schelhas-Miller

I’m Going to College – Not You!, Jennifer Delahunty

I’ll Miss You Too, Margo Woodacre Bane and Steffany Bane

Letting Go: A Parents’ Guide to Understanding the College Years, Karen Coburn and Madge Treeger

Parents Guide to College Life, Robin Raskin

Please Send Money!, Dara Duguay

The Happiest Kid on Campus: A Parent’s Guide to the Very Best College Experience (for You and Your Child), Harlan Cohen

The Launching Years: Strategies for Parenting from Senior Year to College Life, Laura Kastner and Jennifer Wyatt

When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parents’ Survival Guide, Carol Barkin

You’re On Your Own (but I’m Here if You Need Me), Marjorie Savage

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– Student, NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts – Dance Major

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