College Connection, home of The College Whisperer and Official Sponsor of College Admission Success, is offering free, one (1) hour college planning consultations with an independent college counselor to Long Island’s veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, and their immediate families. Services include college matching, admission strategies, the application process, essay development, as well as scholarship and financial aid sourcing.

Understanding the unique needs and special circumstances of returning veterans, and recognizing their focus, discipline and contributions to our nation as a potential assets on campus, College Connection hopes to encourage more veterans to take advantage of college opportunities by offering this free, no obligation consultation. Free college planning workshops are also available for veterans groups and organizations.

The one (1) hour consultation with a college planning advisor may take place in person (Nassau County only), by telephone, via Skype or email, and is offered to veterans without cost now through May 13, 2013.

To arrange for a free college planning consultation, veterans with proof of service (i.e., Honorable Discharge) should call College Connection at 516-345-8766, email us at, or visit College Connection on the web at
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