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This Week Only: Apply To Many NC Colleges For Free

College Application Week is an annual event in NC to help students manage applying to college. College Foundation of North Carolina co-sponsors this event with Carolinas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers. NC students receive counseling, support and, in many cases, application fee waivers to make applying to college accessible to all.

All this week, many area colleges and universities are waiving their application fees. Costs usually run between $40 and $100 per application,

Countdown to College: Don’t make these applications mistakes

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An important college application deadline, Nov. 1, is almost upon us and the stress in many homes with high school seniors is almost palpable.

Here are some tips to make the last part of the application process run a little more smoothly:

Don’t procrastinate. Nov. 1 is the most common deadline for colleges and universities that offer Early Decision (binding) and Early Action (non-binding) admissions programs.