Additional Resources

Print resources

You're On Your Own (But I'm Here if You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years
Marjorie Savage
Simon and Schuster (2009)

How to Succeed in College (While Really Trying): A Professor's Inside Advice
Jon B. Gould
University of Chicago Press (2012)


Don't Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years
Helen E. Johson and Christine Schelhas-Miller
St. Martin's Press (2011)

Letting Go: A Parent Guide to Understanding the College Years
Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger
Harper Perennial (2009)

Web-based Resources a website built by the U.S. Department of Education in collaboration with students to help you reach your college dream. It includes a special section for parents/family on this Web site with valuable information about why college is important and how to help your student find financial resources to get to college.