How to Avoid College Admissions Armageddon – May 2021

This episode was originally a webinar broadcast in May 2021, after the admissions cycle for high school class of 2021 graduates wrapped up for the most part. I covered: Just how hard was it to get into college this year? The impact of test-optional for 2021, 2022 and younger students What admissions officers want to see…

Lacrosse Recruiting in the Age of Coronavirus

College advisor Andy Lockwood grills Lacrosse coach and former 3 sport Ivy League athlete Dave Kotowski on topics such as: Who really gets athletic scholarships (WARNING: the answer may shock you) The truth about what coaches are looking for in their recruits (hint: it’s not only athletic skill) The biggest mistake student-athletes (and parents) make in the recruiting process More!…

How to MOTIVATE your Teen

College consultant Andy Lockwood interviews his buddy Rahz “The Motivator” Slaughter, co-author with his wife Michele Slaughter of the book, Student Success Secrets.   Topics included how to motivate your teen (if that’s possible), dealing with anxiety and depression, what’s it like to write a book with your wife/husband, more! For more about Rahz, the book,…

The College Scandal and John Tesh

In this episode, Andy appears on “Intelligence For Your Life,” a podcast on John Tesh’s network to discuss the new documentary about the college scandal on Netflix, and how to negotiate more cash from your colleges. The host was Gib Gerard, Tesh’s stepson, and he was terrific – great questions, wiseass sense of humor (shocking that I’d like that), valuable…

College “Burning” Questions

College advisor, author and Netflix star (for 43 seconds) Andy Lockwood answers a TON of questions about paying for college, getting into college and more, live and unscripted, without a safety net! Questions included: How to ask for more aid? How do you build a college list from nothing? How to estimate the real cost…