Federal Student Loan Rates Drop 39%!

Uncategorized May 16, 2020

How about some GOOD news? Federal Student loan rates drop 39%!!!! Still don't have information on the Federal fee rates but this is historic for Students, Parents, and Grad Students:-)
Forbes: Federal Student Loan Interest Rates Drop 39%

Interest rates on new federal student loans will drop by almost 40 percent on July 1, 2020, reaching a historic low in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic.

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College Admissions Under COVID

Uncategorized Apr 26, 2020

If you were unable to attend College Admissions Under COVID: What Families Need to Know you can now access it online!

Along with everything else, COVID has changed College Admissions.  Join us for a LIVE presentation to discuss important details all students starting their College application journey need to understand. The choices you make today can impact your college choices now and in the future.  Ask questions and get valuable answers to help you navigate these unforeseen times.

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Career Prep for College Students

Uncategorized Apr 19, 2020

In case you missed the LIVE presentation, Career Prep for College Student, Making the Most of This Time is available to view: https://youtu.be/auGF4pQaLX4

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LIVE WEBINAR: Choosing a Major

Uncategorized Apr 18, 2020



Explore College Majors with an Expert Guide! Get a guided tour of how to explore many college majors.

About this Event

Explore College Majors with an Expert Guide! Whether you know exactly what you want to be or you are swimming in the sea of choices, this LIVE presentation will:


- Give a guided tour of how to Explore the many College Majors.

- Discover FREE tools and assessments to help narrow your interests.

- Learn how to evaluate colleges based on major, course work, and more.


Selecting a college major can be overwhelming without guidance from an experienced Career Exploration Coach. Join us to explore your future and learn how to have fun

while crafting a bright future.

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Uncategorized Apr 16, 2020
 SAT UPDATE: June SAT has been canceled- 
Coleman, who has run the College Board since 2012, said the plan is to resume live testing on August 29 and that test dates have been added throughout the fall.
But if schools do not re-open in the fall, the SAT will be offered in a digital version to students at home. “That will require remote proctoring at a scale not yet seen,” said Coleman 
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What did you do during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Uncategorized Apr 16, 2020
Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley | Student Life & Event ...
What did you do during the COVID-19 Pandemic? Did you rise to the challenge? If so, what examples or proof can you point to? BE A STANDOUT college applicant this fall and show how you became your own leader, your own teacher, and an example of compassion. Find a way to lend a hand during these uncertain times. Look for volunteer options that line up with your talents or interests. If you cannot find a volunteer opportunity, then get creative and create your own path.
 Here is a list of Volunteer opportunities to start with:
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100 Memberships in 100 Days

Uncategorized Aug 01, 2019

The Pivotal College Years team is proud to announce the Propel Pledge 100 Memberships in 100 days campaign. Starting August 1, when you purchase your membership to the College Planning Portal for Families, Pivotal College Years will donate one membership to an underserved student.

 With the Pivotal College Years PROMISE to share, qualified, necessary and accurate information for families on their before, during and after college journey you will be gaining access to a tool that will help your student now and in the future.  And, you can share it!

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Start Your College Journey 2019

Uncategorized Dec 30, 2018

Check out this 2 Min video to help you get a jump on your college journey with the experts from Pivotal College Years! Learn tips and strategies that will help set you apart from your peers. College admissions is competitive and complex, craft a bright future with the right guidance. 

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Schools Start Early with Career Counseling

Uncategorized Sep 19, 2018

Career Services is becoming ever more popular and necessary student service on campus


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Even the Comedy Chanel Knows about Student Loan Debt

Uncategorized Jul 24, 2018

Kind of sad but true, Americans are drowning in so much student loan debt, the Comedy Channel made a GAME SHOW about it!  



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