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A national initiative to increase the number of first-generation and low-income students applying to and pursuing higher education.

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@EdTrust A5. Create a timeline of important dates like tuition deadlines, rent due dates, etc. – and add them to y… https://t.co/9QWyoDWby1 @EdTrust No, because minimum wage hasn't increased while college costs continue to rise. A part time job at a local… https://t.co/S8FXPWW0bu @EdTrust A4: Findings from our #AffordabilityGap report revealed low-income students in the average state have to w… https://t.co/ak6sUHZV8E
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignAll of this. 👇👇👇 https://t.co/dhn53lJzE4A2: Our lowest-income students face enormous financial challenges. In fact, they have to find a way to finance 157%… https://t.co/RmM3yRwXtx
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @EdTrust A2: The #PellGrant is the cornerstone of #FinancialAid for students from lower-income backgrounds, but the… https://t.co/NrnRuh9Ioe
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @EdTrust A2. Students may have selected a college that was close to home in order to stay close to family and help… https://t.co/sSMfUXItbVStarting now! https://t.co/6tGs5trPxc @EdTrust A1. ACAC is here! Ready for the #AffordabilityChat. We are a national initiative supporting students throu… https://t.co/eCiFKr8iZoIs your school interested in hosting a College Signing Day event? Register for our 3/17 webinar with @ReachHigher t… https://t.co/6bIIk2PlG0
2/19
2020
New report from @NACAC: Colleges Consider Student Character Traits in Admission Decisions https://t.co/mfIAYsy80z
2/18
2020
As students compare financial aid packets and prepare to make their college decision, share these money saving tips… https://t.co/ZbYsDuP8QHICYMI: ACAC is grateful for @tmcf_hbcu’s @DrHLWilliams for sharing the critical role #HBCUs continue to play in… https://t.co/NVv9GR14qv
2/17
2020
Free @ACTStudent webinar 2/19: Timeline to Making a College Decision. ACAC's @CapertonMelissa will join… https://t.co/yOmBKCILu8
2/15
2020
Happy Valentine's Day! For many students, the college search process can be stressful. On this Valentine's Day, sha… https://t.co/xSzUhEtkQz
2/14
2020
Black and Latino Students Are Locked Out of Advanced Classes While White Students Reap the Benefits https://t.co/opXs5UEDks via @edu_postWhy one should ignore the reports and commentary that question the value of a college degree (opinion) - Anthony Ca… https://t.co/MHjf6JB3mWJust remembered! Some schools will help you with the travel cost if it's not financially feasible for you to go on… https://t.co/Vogm2Mr7xv
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2/13
2020
A6. If you take a group tour, get to know your group mates. Ask why they are considering that college. And they cou… https://t.co/leZPZycu0wGive yourself enough time on campus. Don’t rush. Plan things like where to get lunch (I didn’t. That was bad.)… https://t.co/idNe3uYV1M
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignA5. Yes! Check out a college's social media channels. Most colleges will have videos highlighting their students an… https://t.co/yFMh0Cx3DY @CollegeFindMe A4. Make the most of your time – tuck your phone away and truly take the experience in. Look at what… https://t.co/fHX89Tsl4Z @CollegeFindMe A4. To eat while on campus. To check out the surrounding community. Consider what type of public tra… https://t.co/HUnb77PX8J @PeerForward @CollegeFindMe @PHEAAaid https://t.co/adhjxZCRXE @CollegeFindMe A3. ☑️Ask to see the classrooms. ☑️How easy is it to meet with faculty? ☑️What student clubs and… https://t.co/lLhDwKuDUAThis is a great list of questions! 👇👇👇 https://t.co/N6Qn4XFmtQ @CollegeFindMe @PHEAAaid Yes! And where do most freshmen live? What public transportation is available? How accessi… https://t.co/34t1ZaMVf1 @CollegeFindMe A2. Check out @ACTStudent’s tips on how to make the best of your campus tours. https://t.co/ShjrNQigUv #CFMchat#CFMChat (4/4) Looking for more tips? In this video, Jack offers tips on how to make the most of your tour experien… https://t.co/MW3iRs3kQb
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @CollegeFindMe A2. Decide if you want to sign up for a group tour or schedule a private tour. With a private tour y… https://t.co/g8mBNQtIJFA1 Timing in the year is important. Try to visit and have a #collegetour when classes are in session so you can see… https://t.co/RugelHQ4yf
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @CollegeFindMe A1: It can be hard to find time in your schedule to visit campus and envision your life there. Work… https://t.co/1pNP8RO8Gd
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @CollegeFindMe A1. Students can visit a college anytime, but we recommend students visit colleges during the summer… https://t.co/I9IWbCifZWACAC is here! Ready to talk college tours! We are a national initiative supporting students through the college app… https://t.co/xr00OjggHCHappening today! Join us for this conversation about how to make the most out of college tours. #CFMchat https://t.co/lb541Ss8LjBasic needs insecurity is an academic issue. Food and housing insecurity affects students’ ability to spend their t… https://t.co/Y8zbxcEgTv
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign46% of respondents were housing insecure in the previous year. #RealCollege https://t.co/ti5TZuIImjExcited for our friends at @NCANetwork and their recent name change!🎉 We're excited to work with you to build, stre… https://t.co/Dw5He8KAvtHave you checked out the February 2020 ACAC Newsletter? This issue features @JnlCollAccess Spanish-language college… https://t.co/2hs82QdexU
2/12
2020
Just 12% of #studentparents attain a degree. Analysis of low-income California student parents shows that price cal… https://t.co/HoR6vqIdSe
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignHow one Minnesota university more than doubled its #Nativestudent graduation rate https://t.co/TaMdWWRlC2 via @hechingerreport @ANCCoachGHS @GosnellPirateFB Congrats, Jamal!!!🎉🎉🎉 @ANCCoachGHS @GoSoutheast Congrats Jensyn! 🎓🎓🎓Did you host a college application completion event this fall? Don't forget to tell your state coordinator ☑️how m… https://t.co/A9anSLCuQS
2/11
2020
Happy Birthday to Kentucky state coordinator Summer Gortney! 🥳 🎁 🎈 #WhyApply? To open the door to possibilities.… https://t.co/T1koZluuiYHappy Birthday to Arizona state coordinator Judi Sloan! 🥳 🎁 🎈 #WhyApply? To begin your journey to your dream job.… https://t.co/BPETuIo6fC“School counselors have a unique position that enables us to be aware of the ebb and flow of school climate not onl… https://t.co/Q863wU4lFY
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2/10
2020
FACT: Students from the lowest socioeconomic quintile who completed a #FAFSA were 127% more likely to be enrolled i… https://t.co/lwjLyvop9M
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignACAC Newsletter: Feb 2020 now available! This issue features the @JnlCollAccess, Spanish-language college planning… https://t.co/WDqJ0eq8p1Happy Birthday to Massachusetts state coordinator Krista Callinan! 🥳 🎁 🎈 #WhyApply? To reach your fullest potential… https://t.co/GWyMAS4jeE
2/9
2020
Better humans are counselors like those at Winfield High School @CounWhs who motivate students with their #WhyApplyhttps://t.co/mbpaHvyZUAStudents who are most likely to qualify for #finaid — low-income or #firstgen students — are the ones who might se… https://t.co/biLa1vDj1Z
2/7
2020
Is there a Black history champion in YOUR life? A Black unsung hero? Black hero worthy of praise in your community?… https://t.co/t1pW2TE2K3
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignDo I need to know my major before applying to college? 🤔 Check out the answer to this and other common questions… https://t.co/ASdLFu3chI
2/6
2020
Shout out to school counselor Mrs. Marcantonio @PHSCareerCtr for encouraging her seniors to apply to college.… https://t.co/Ju0DYOoBEIHappy #BlackHistoryMonth! Throughout this month, we want to hear from YOU. Starting with this poll. What was Dr.… https://t.co/p1IzMe5gCm
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign“....Denying my daughter the chance to take the lead….and survey the landscape of options she’d created for herself… https://t.co/FKibl5qdmi
2/5
2020
Counselors: Check out the wide array of college planning tools provided through #CommonApp Ready - resources dedica… https://t.co/9KZbw1cSl5
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignThank you to @Ervin_Cls at Summer Creek HS @HumbleISD_SCHS for reminding her students that their counselors are rea… https://t.co/QgawxGBYVAThere are many steps to college, one of the most important being how you’ll cover the costs. Here’s some tips for p… https://t.co/0loTNATda2Last month, we celebrated one year of joining @ACTEquity in our shared mission of helping to remove barriers to edu… https://t.co/xzaMEMziHr
2/4
2020
To celebrate #NSCW2020, we’re sharing some of our favorite counselor posts during our #WhyApply 2019 campaign. Chec… https://t.co/Ci7Q806ZkYIt’s National School Counseling Week! We salute all of the school counselors who are vital members of a students’ e… https://t.co/FOy5DSmAkl“....Education allowed me to ask questions that I never asked myself before....And even though I’m in prison, is th… https://t.co/UEJOFRJml0#Schoolcounselors are game-changers, helping students overcome barriers and forge a pathway to academic and profess… https://t.co/m0czZlCPfR
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignHappy Monday! Just a reminder to always dream big. #MondayMotivation #WhyApply https://t.co/URQtpX9WgS
2/3
2020
Happy Birthday to Nevada state coordinator Janet Stake! 🥳🎂🎈 #WhyApply? For a brighter future. @gotocollegegenvhttps://t.co/0DF5zOfw8Q
2/1
2020
Online learning has grown in the past decade, in part because of the flexibility it provides for students to comple… https://t.co/0YUnl0JNGeWe got that #FridayFeeling thinking about all of the amazing students who will soon be receiving acceptance letters… https://t.co/lyM95wwzGZ @PHSCareerCtr @ctrisenetwork @platths2020 Fantastic!!! Congrats seniors! https://t.co/ofHfpNLJfB
1/31
2020
It’s never too early to start preparing to apply to college. While you’re probably already doing the basics, here a… https://t.co/5YwvAySFw1
1/30
2020
Wondering what you can do to ensure your place at your top choice college? Learn the best tips from college admissi… https://t.co/9S1h6AkXFBWe’re excited about all the great work we’ll do with @ACTEquity this coming year. Thank you to everyone who has joi… https://t.co/ALsgqzczHg.@CapertonMelissa reflects on the successes of the past year and how aligning efforts with @ACTEquity has made us s… https://t.co/FUG8Wu7XTdIt has been one year since #ACAC joined @ACTEquity and we’re proud of the work we have done together to close… https://t.co/md7kzOHrEm
1/29
2020
"We understood that we did something more than just acquire a degree—we broke a cycle of educational poverty in our… https://t.co/ZnHkih5JWq
1/28
2020
Considering heading back to college? Here are some important tips: 🏫Pick the right school and program! 💰Fill out… https://t.co/EvXQlnHlJDOnline learning has grown in the past decade, in part because of the flexibility it provides for students to comple… https://t.co/OoFucSW8Cy
1/27
2020
Got that #FridayFeeling in anticipation of the acceptance letters that will start rolling in? As students start to… https://t.co/w3buOX3lrRNot to miss! @MENTORnational has a new e-mentoring resource. #MentoringChat https://t.co/yUXgPbVHp3
1/24
2020
#TBT to when @desotoisdengage and @DeSotoGEARUP hosted a stellar #WhyApply Day college application event. ❤️🎓… https://t.co/qb8jU1bIsw @UtahFutures A big congratulations to the counselors, teachers and volunteers helping students apply to college. Th… https://t.co/VcYCoNkfEZ @FLCollegeAccess @ACTEquity @NAFCareerAcads https://t.co/DpV8XVbMlN @NAFCareerAcads @ACTEquity https://t.co/mtJZQnWweHResource alert! 🚨🚨👇👇👇 https://t.co/NdfjjKHOP5 @ACTEquity Loved today's conversation! One clear advantage of virtual mentorship is students -- especially those in… https://t.co/RaHFg9zvzr @amberoconnor https://t.co/NwtCwRTf0qA6: You can set your program up for success by ensuring that mentoring pairs begin with clear objectives and frank… https://t.co/MNL7LMzjV9
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignA5: Students also gain exposure and learn what it’s really like first-hand to work in a professional field. Our par… https://t.co/7CqMtDqXxB
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign☑️Mentorship programs need a clear vision + program goals. ☑️Community integration is crucial. ☑️Recruitment is a m… https://t.co/XPMi4BQ36HA6: It’s important to remember that mentorship looks different across the country + demographics, but three things… https://t.co/ACDDz0j4jl @ACTEquity A5: Employer-sponsored relationship programs create a culture of learning that benefits everyone: employ… https://t.co/vfnrA9h1K4A4: We need to meet students where they are-for us that means a #mentoring culture committed to working around our… https://t.co/wzNAm9QbgI
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @LHandfield2 https://t.co/jXpXtFT3Q8How do you build a network without a network? Mentees may not know they a) want to be mentored b) how to get starte… https://t.co/HRfblytrOE
Retweeted by American College Application CampaignReady to mentor? Check out this opportunity with @dream_wakers #mentoringchat https://t.co/QsOF6TSOXzA4: Many students of color are balancing feeling invisible when stating their needs but hypervisible as they’re oft… https://t.co/foQdkek5X3
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @ACTEquity A4b. Build relationships by starting with a common activity, such as an inventory of career interests,… https://t.co/lXI86UP36L
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @ACTEquity A4. It takes courage to ask someone to mentor you! Lack of awareness and knowledge of mentoring is a h… https://t.co/AjEw6vJYiB
Retweeted by American College Application Campaign @ACTEquity A4: Many students of color enter #HigherEd without the financial resources and networks of their White p… https://t.co/0Rbz6sUjcn
1/23
2020

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