Preparing For Your Kids College

College Coach

NVIDIA partners with College Coach, an organization with expertise in assisting families through important educational challenges. Access training workshops, personalized counseling, an on-demand help desk, and a Virtual Learning Center—all at no cost to you.

For wherever you are on the education spectrum, there is something for you. You can explore all programs in the College Coach Portal. First time users just click “Signing Up Is Easy. Start Today,” and then enter company passcode: nvidiacoach.

Workshops

College Admissions—The Insider’s View (for 9th -12th grade)

The admissions process can be tough to navigate. This course teaches parents:

  • How to plan their children’s high school academic program
  • How to put together a strong college list
  • How to narrow options and select the right college for their children
  • The importance of “marketing” their student
  • Valuable tricks to a successful application and how to avoid some common essay pitfalls

Sign up on the College Coach Portal. First time users just click “Signing Up Is Easy. Start Today,” and then enter company passcode: nvidiacoach.

Saving And Paying For College (for newborn  to 8th grade)

This workshop educates families about the many savings options available—including college-specific plans—and how to tackle the challenge of paying. Families will understand:

  • Savings options available—college specific savings plans (including 529 or pre-paid tuition plans)
  • The different methods of paying—savings accounts, income, or savings plans
  • When and how to apply for loans, scholarships, and work-study
  • How eligibility is determined and avoiding tricky caveats hidden in the fine print
  • How to effectively appeal the decision and/or negotiate for more funds

Sign up on the College Coach Portal. First time users just click “Signing Up Is Easy. Start Today,” and then enter company passcode: nvidiacoach.