Should You Submit Your SAT or ACT scores
College advisor Andy Lockwood grills SAT and ACT tutor Marissa U on the latest updates in the ever-changing world of standardized testing (SAT and ACT) including: *Test-optional policies and what they mean for your...View Episode
How to Negotiate Financial Aid
Do's and don'ts for a successful financial aid appeal and merit aid negotiation For more details on how to appeal your award, see How to Negotiate Your Crappy Financial Aid and Merit Aid Offer by Andy Lockwood on...View Episode
What's a Good SAT Score?
College advisor Andy Lockwood answers the frequently asked question, What's a good SAT (or ACT) score? For more information about Lockwood College Prep's premium college advisory programs, go to...View Episode
Extracurricular Activities That Suck
Thoughts on how to screw up you Common Application Activities sectionView Episode
The New Rules of Financial Aid
The New Rules of Financial Aid The latest and news about proposed changes to the FAFSA and financial aid rules, and who/what they will affect, including: Business owners Families with two or more children in...View Episode
The Inconvenient Truth About Honor Societies
How great is it to be in the National Honor Society? Or the NHSHSS? For more information visit lockwoodcollegeprep.comView Episode
How Many Kids Lie on their College Application?
Shocking (yet not) information about kids who lie about their extracurricular activities, race, ethnicity and have others write their essays.View Episode
What High School Classes Look Good for College Admissions?
College advisor Andy Lockwood gives his thoughts on what classes kids should take to give themselves the best shot at getting into the colleges they're dreaming of. What 11th graders, 10th graders and younger should...View Episode
How to Appeal or Negotiate Financial Aid
How to Appeal or Negotiate Financial Aid Look over the shoulder of college advisor Andy Lockwood as he gives his monthly State of the Union workshop for his clients, so that they never have to wonder, "What should I...View Episode
What to do if you're Deferred from your DREAM SCHOOL?
Deferred? What your kiddo should do if he was deferred by his top choice college More college admissions tips and info at LockwoodCollegePrep.com | [email protected] | 516-882-5464 ***Our 2023 College...View Episode
College Financial Federal Student Aid FAQ Live Session (2022)
In this Episode: College Financial Federal Student Aid. The day before the FAFSA's release, college advisors Pearl and Andy Lockwood field an hour's worth of questions about the FAFSA, CSS Profile, financial aid,...View Episode
Child Savings Account Penalized on FAFSA?
In this episode: How our child savings accounts penalized on the FAFSA for Covid Widows and Survivors? College advisor Andy Lockwood recently gave a seminar for widows and survivors of spouses who passed away from...View Episode