College Bound: Coaching & Free Workshops

College Bound: Coaching & Free Workshops

Coaching, Free Summer Virtual Workshops and Tools to Successfully Navigate the College Admissions Process

The NHEF, in partnership with the English and Guidance Departments at North Hunterdon High School, present NHEF College Bound Summer Workshops.  Sessions are held through July and August.  Workshops and college coaching are subsidized by the NHEF.

Video Recording of Navigating the College Process

View Navigating the College Process Talk given by David Raupp during the 2020 College Bound Summer Series.

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Video Recording of Naviance Tutorial

View the Naviance Tutorial Talk  given by David Raupp during the 2020 College Bound Summer Series.

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Upcoming Coaching & Free Workshop Events – Sign up now for sessions in August!


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Individual College Coaching 

Ongoing virtual appointments available throughout July and August.

One-hour long individual coaching session with an experienced college coach will be made available. A coach provides personalized counsel, strategies and planning to effectively navigate the college admissions process. While there is a nominal fee associated with this offering, the majority of the college coach’s fee is being underwritten by the NHEF. The coaching will consist of three components:

  • Introductory emails/calls to identify and align areas of focus
  • A one-hour virtual meeting
  • A written summary at the completion of the engagement [Cost: $50]

Click here for the College Bound brochure.

Free Workshops

Application 101: Get your College Application Done.  Navigating both the Common and Coalition Applications – Choice of dates:  Monday, August 17 or Wednesday, August 19 for Students Only (rising Seniors).  A hands-on workshop that will guide students through filling out the Common Application or Coalition Application.  Must have a computer with you and an account set up in the Common or Coalition Applications.

Navigating the College Process: A Road Map – Tuesday, August 18 for Parents & Students.  Guidance Counselor,  David Raupp, will provide parents and students with a road map of what you should be doing and when for the college application process.

You Make the Decision: Become Part of an Admissions Committee for the Night – Wednesday, August 19 for Parents & Students.  Using case studies, you will become an admissions committee for the night. This exercise will show you what Admissions Offices look for from applicants, as well as the types of institutional requests and needs that might influence their decisions.

Naviance Workshop: Demonstration and Hands-on Learning – Thursday,  August 20 for Parents & Students.  In this hands-on workshop, Guidance Counselor, David Raupp, will show the college search and career tools in Naviance that are available to you and your student.  In advance of the workshop please watch the videos on the Guidance website detailing Naviance.

Click here for the College Bound brochure.