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ERIC Number: ED499162
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 16
Abstractor: ERIC
Family Firsts: Reach for Your Dreams
ACT, Inc.
This booklet is designed to help potential first-generation college students think about and plan for college. It provides helpful information on the following topics: (1) reasons to go to college; (2) what it takes to get into college; (3) who can help with the planning and admissions process; (4) how to choose a college and succeed once there; and (5) where to find the money. Includes testimonials from first-generation college students, a list of helpful resources, a timeline for college planning, a college comparison worksheet, and a glossary of key terms.
ACT, Inc. 500 ACT Drive, P.O. Box 168, Iowa City, IA 52243-0168. Tel: 319-337-1270; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: Students
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: ACT, Inc., Iowa City, IA.