College Coach: Preparing Parents and Students for College

CHS is offering a unique benefit at no cost to all teammates. This benefit is designed to help parents/guardians prepare kids of all ages for college. Choose one or all of the participation methods that work best for you and your family. Students are also encouraged to participate and get involved in this education.

Classes, webinars and individual consultations earn teammates the CHS LiveWELL Financial Health Incentive.  

Find the Class For You

Register with College Coach to Maximize Your Benefit

Follow these steps to register with the Bright Horizons College Coach® program:

  1. Visit Care Advantage
  2. Scroll down to the Educational Advising section
  3. Select the Get Expert Help Now button
  4. To create a new account:
    1. Click the Sign Up Is Easy, Start Today link in the top right corner
    2. Enter corporate Passcode: CHS
    3. Click the Submit button
    4. Complete the Registration Information fields to create your Username and Password
  5.  If you have an account, sign in with your Username and Password

College Coach Webinars, Individual Consultations & Learning Center

All available at no cost to all teammates and family members.

Upcoming In-Person Class (also available as a live webinar)

Raising Finance-Wise Kids

When: Wednesday, May 31, 12-1pm

Where: Airport Center for Learning and Development, Building K, CR 15 (formerly CR 16) or via remote access

This College Coach session, offered exclusively to CHS teammates and family members, will educate parents about how to make basic finance concepts part of their child’s everyday life. An expert will provide strategies on:

  •  Allowances and ways children can earn money
  • How to budget to achieve short and long-term saving and spending goals
  • Introducing children to the principles of taxation, investing, and using credit wisely

This session will be offered in-person and as a live webinar. Register with Bright Horizons College Coach® program to participate. To receive webinar instructions you must indicate “webinar” in the registration notes section. 

Webinars (Live and Recorded)

Register with Bright Horizons College Coach® program to participate in an upcoming webinar or to view a recording of a past webinar. Upcoming webinars include: 

February 21, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., College Admissions: An Insider's View
February 28, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., Demystifying College Standardized Tests
March 28, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Paying for College
March 29, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., SAT & ACT: Which Is Right for My Child?
April 13, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., Spending YOur College Savings Wisely
July 13, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., Financial Aid Advice That's Too Good To Be True

All webinars will be recorded and available for viewing approximately two weeks after the live recording dates listed above.

Recorded Webinars From Past Classes

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Individual Consultations

After registering on the College Coach website, get individualized advice from experts in person or by phone. Also, questions can be submitted on the Bright Horizons College Coach® website.

Individual consultations allow you to speak with a College Coach expert, get help with college selection and admissions questions and receive up to six college essay reviews.

Choose the option that is right for you:

  • Phone - Consultations are available to you any time by calling 888-527-3550 to reach a College Coach expert. You may also email questions to
  • In Person - Face-to-face, personalized assistance is available by appointment only and immediately following most on-site classes:
    • Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • Location: Airport Center, Center for Learning and Development, Building K, Conference Room 22

Family members are welcome to attend. To schedule an appointment for personalized assistance, create a profile on the Bright Horizons College Coach® website.

Learning Center

After registering on the College Coach website, use the Learning Center to access interactive videos, tools and resources targeted to your student’s academic level, available from work or home 24/7.

If you are having trouble registering or accessing the College Coach resources, email our College Coach partners or call 888-527-3550.