Off to College 101: Ask the Experts

Based on my book "Off to College: A Guide for Parents" (University of Chicago Press), parents who have questions about college and their college going children can write me in confidence at and I will answer their questions on my blog If I cannot answer a question myself I can draw on the over 50 people I interviewed for my book including, faculty, coaches, financial aid administrators, health care and safety  professionals, etc who work in the trenches with first year students.

Names of parents asking questions are not trevealed in the blog.  Before asking a question please read the Disclaimer on