News and Events
College admission and financial aid news for students, parents, and educators.
All Events Are Free And Open To The Public
Colleges That Change Lives, Inc. (CTCL) is a nonprofit organization including various colleges in the US that are featured in the book Colleges That Change Lives by Loren Pope. CTCL will be offering college fairs in many US cities in 2018. The Boston event will be held on May 19.
CollegeWeekLive offers online college fairs, informational seminars, virtual college open houses and other events focusing on the college admission and financial aid processes. Virtual programs are held throughout the year and are free to attend. Please visit CollegeWeekLive for more information.
MEFA’s (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority) seminars are offered at high schools and community organizations across Massachusetts and provide age-specific information about planning, saving and paying for college.
“We were particularly pleased when Mindy Popp suggested schools that we hadn’t considered and that our daughter really liked. I only wish we had found her earlier.” Read more
“Mindy Popp is highly qualified for assisting students and families with their college search and application process. With her background as an admission officer at a prestigious college, she knows the system and gave us excellent guidance.” Read more
“Mindy Popp genuinely cares about helping kids (and families) survive this process with the ultimate goal of not just thick acceptance envelopes, but also a sense of perspective and their egos and relationships left intact, if not made stronger by the process. A true feat!” Read more
“The college application process can be very stressful, time consuming and downright aggravating. Mindy made the process efficient, less stressful, and very successful. I am extremely happy, doing very well at Syracuse University, and I could not have done it without Mindy. Mindy and Popp & Associates deserve nothing less than a five star review.” Read More
“Without hesitation, I can recommend Mindy Popp to steer families through this important and lengthy process. She is thoughtful, experienced, diligent and always willing to go the extra mile for the student.” Read more
“Working with Mindy Popp throughout the college application process was a great experience that ended with fantastic results.” Read more
“Mindy is an intelligent and insightful woman who can relate to teenagers…which is what so much of this process is all about.” Read more
“Mindy was very helpful in offering guidance at every step of the process. She offered constructive feedback on essays and the college interview process. I found her receptive to my calls and she kept me abreast of the process.” Read more
“My husband and I couldn’t thank Mindy Popp enough for all she’s done. Without her services, this process would have been grueling, probably putting a huge strain on our relationship with our son. Her expertise and professionalism are unwavering. We have already acquired her services for our second son and we look forward to working with her again.” Read more
“Mindy’s thoughtful college list for our daughter was exciting! It was evident Mindy was listening to our daughter.” Read more