A College Planning Deadline Datebook is available for parents and students in MA: College Planning Deadline Datebook.
Developed by the college advisors at the non-profit American Student Assistance, the guide includes tuition and fees, financial aid information and important deadlines for colleges and universities throughout the state. It also includes a list of vocational schools, community college requirements and other more specific resources such as which colleges offer child care.
Boston-based American Student Assistance also operates free College Planning Centers in Boston and Brockton. Students and families can drop can drop by six days a week for one-on-one assistance from a college counselor. More information on the College Planning Centers is available in the Datebook and here: http://www.asa.org/plan/