You’re Accepted. Now, Get Excited!


Now that you’ve been accepted to college, you might be ready to coast through your summer. Not so fast—there are still some steps to take care of to finalize your enrollment and get ready for the upcoming semester. We know it can be hard to maintain the motivation you had during your senior year now that you’ve graduated. If this sounds like you, there are some things you can do to make your transition and next steps,

CFNC Makes Applying to College Easier


It’s almost college application season! For you high school seniors across the country, life is about to get a lot busier as you begin to juggle classwork and extracurricular activities with your college visits and applications. Suddenly, your workload will seem to double, and while it might seem like there’s no end in sight, the folks at the College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) are here to assure you that you will get through it!

What is College Application Week?


College applications are no joke. Twitter and other social media echo with the complaints of stressed-out seniors bemoaning their fates and praying for it to be over. On top of advanced courses, standardized tests and myriad activities outside of the classroom, students are expected to be able to sit down at the end of the day and fill out an endless series of applications for the colleges and universities they would like to attend.