Teen Ink's exclusive interview with George Lucas George Lucas Interview George Lucas Video

Facebook Activity



Teen Ink on Twitter

Teen Ink Forums

Lively discussions with other teens
   
KatsK posted this thread...
Apr. 14, 2013 at 8:43 pm

So, I'm going to apply to Simon's Rock next year. It's a really unique, very small liberal-arts early college. Early college meaning that I would go there junior and senior year. Before when I talked to my parents about it, they were accepting of it. However, we just got more information about it, and it's really expensive. Basically, if I don't get x amount of merit aid, I won't go. I totally understand where they're coming from. I mean, college is a really big deal, and they don't just want to throw money away for me to go somewhere in the middle of nowhere. And I also know that taking out a loan for 30,000 dollars would be a choice that I wouldn't make. As I've gotten to know more about Simon's Rock, it seems amazing, and perfect. I just feel like I should stop thinking about it now (I've basically been daydreaming about it) so that I don't get my hopes up when I get the letter in March or whenever and find out that no, I didn't do well enough, and that I'm not going to go there. Any tips on coping/ forgetting about it?

Reply to this Thread Post a new Thread

Launch Teen Ink Chat
Site Feedback