The Twin Parent’s Guide to College ApplicationsWith a plethora of options available ranging from community or state colleges to public universities or even an HBCU program that is online, applying to colleges for your twins may seem daunting. Regardless, there are several ways you can navigate the process with relative ease. Let’s take a look at some of them:
Begin EarlyCollege application can be overwhelming and strenuous for a single child, let alone twins. Start early and map out your options to avoid last-minute stress. You should start as soon as possible during the summer of your twins’ senior year. Evaluate their strengths and weaknesses, and discuss their interests.
Create a Working PlanCreating a detailed plan is crucial to your success during the college application process. Consider creating a plan with:
- Important dates for application
- Submission of transcripts and letters of recommendation
- Financial aid, and
- Other events.