I put this guide together with my mom (a long time volunteer college counselor) because we couldn't find a simple step-by-step process to the college decision process.


Our hope is that this guide will be extremely helpful in making the many decisions that lie ahead and save you tons of money.


I welcome your constructive comments to make this guide even better at


Claire Bokovoy

Hood River Valley High School Class of 2021

"You have put together an amazing resource for parents & high school students."

Niki S. - a mother of three