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Help for College-Bound Home-Schooled Actor

Question: I am a high school junior that could be graduating this year and I was inquiring about the types of activities and academics that I could take to increase my chances of getting accepted into the universities of my desire. I have been home schooled since the seventh grade because of my acting career. ...

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Admission Advice for Home-Schooled Student with No SAT Scores

Question: College is a dream for me. But, I was homeschooled through high school and my parents decided not to let me take the SAT or ACT tests. Our family income is under 25,000 a year. Nothing has been saved for my college tuition. I took a “gap year” for personal health reasons, but it ...

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College Application Fee Waiver for Home-Schooled Student?

Question: I’d like to apply for a college application fee waiver but my situation is unusual so I’m not sure how to proceed. I’m a US citizen, born and raised, but since 2005 I’ve lived in China with my dad, a retiree, and my mother, who is a housewife. I’m also home-schooled. I’m taking the ...

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Christian Home-school Curriculum and Admission to Liberal College

Question: I’ve been home-schooled my whole life, and my curriculum has come from two main sources: Bob Jones University Press and A Beka Book (Pensacola Christian College). Now I am trying to get into a self-proclaimed “prestigious” school that tries VERY hard to be Ivy League caliber. Even though I actually qualify very well academically, ...

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