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The CORT: Colleges of Rochester Tour

October 21-23, 2018: I spent three very busy days in Rochester, Day 1:  Nazareth College:  Shortly after getting in town we were taken to see Nazareth College, the Nazz, a college that has been in “hyper growth” for the last 15 years. We heard from Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Dianne Oliver […]

Bard College at Simon’s Rock

I spent a very interesting day at Bard College of Simon’s Rock in Great Barrington, MA.  This is one of the most unusual colleges I have visited. The premise behind the college is that 16 years old is the optimal age for college learning, and as such, students who would normally be entering eleventh grade […]

New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling Bus Tour!

Day #1: We got on the bus at 7 AM and drove to Stockton University. We had a great session from Admissions and toured their main campus–Galloway. We saw the new Health Sciences Building where the undergraduate and graduate nursing students have labs and use Sim-People. They are joined by the Undergraduate Exercise Science Students, […]

Savannah College of Art and Design

Had a very informative meeting with the Regional Rep from the Savannah College of Art and Design, known far and wide as SCAD. And I mean that literally, SCAD has many campuses– Savannah, Atlanta, Hong Kong and Lacoste. Great opportunities for SCAD students including Jewelry Design, Fashion, Fibers, Furniture Design, Industrial Design, Cinema Studies, Television […]

New England Area Regional Representative Event

I attended a New England Area Regional Representative (NEARR) event today. We had a several hour session learning about these 21 colleges and universities. We also had a mini-admissions session where three applicants were discussed and each college weighed in on whether the student would be an “Admit” “Deny” or “Wait List” decision and why—which […]

University of New Haven

I spent a terrific day on the campus of the University of New Haven yesterday! Did you know that UNH, originally located in the city of New Haven, was started with a partnership between Yale and Northeastern University? This was my third visit—over a 15 year time span—and many things have changed since my last […]

Janet Rosier Presents College Admissions Seminar

I am also “on the road” when I present college admissions seminars for students and families.  In this seminar, I am presenting “The 5 Most Important Parts of the College Application”.  If your organization or group of parents would like to hear one of my presentations, please feel free to contact me.       […]

The University of Saint Joseph

I spent an informative day on the campus of the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford. We learned about their new undergraduate majors and their combined undergraduate/graduate PA program. We toured the campus and were able to see the Nursing Labs and the PA Labs in addition to the library, classrooms and the dining […]

Sacred Heart University

I spent a very informative day on the campus of Sacred Heart University—the second largest Catholic college in New England. The campus looked great! They are planning for a new Upper Quad Area for juniors and seniors, have a 1950s style Diner on campus and many programs to choose from– including some that combine undergraduate […]

Southern Connecticut State University Counselor Appreciation Day!

What a terrific day at Southern Connecticut State University for Counselor Appreciation Day! We had a great talk from “President Joe”, the Director of Admissions and many department heads as well as a tour of the campus and the chance to chat with current students.  So many changes on campus—the new science building boasts sustainable […]