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Office of College Counseling Records

 Record Group
Identifier: DC009

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of college admissions materials, scattergrams of test scores, and subject files ranging in topic from matriculation lists to information on specific higher education institutions. Materials range in date from 1919 to 2014 with the bulk of items dating to the 1960s and 1970s.


  • 1919 - 2014


Conditions Governing Access

The records are open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies and digital photographs may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Archivist. Researchers are responsible for determining any other copyright questions.

Biographical / Historical

The goal of the College Counseling Office is to support, inform and encourage students and their families as they navigate the exciting, complex and ever-changing process of college admissions. Over the course of their Lawrenceville careers, families and students receive information through Form specific newsletters, class-wide meetings, Parent Weekend programming, publications such as “The Underformer’s Guide to College Counseling" and other communications designed to maximize a student’s Lawrenceville Experience. Fourth and Fifth Formers work closely with the College Counseling Office as they complete the college search and admissions process.


2.3 Linear Feet (7 boxes)

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The Director of College Counseling Records are arranged alphabetically into three series: Series 1: Admissions, 1919-2014; Series 2: Scattergrams, 1993-2007; Series 3: Subject Files, 1960-2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These records were transferred from the Director of College Counseling to the Stephan Archives.


Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives guidelines.


Information in the biographical note was gathered from the College Counseling Office's webpage (

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Rebecca Driscoll in October of 2017.

College Counseling Department Records: Finding Aid
Rebecca Driscoll
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Repository Details

Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository

Box 6128
2500 Main St.
Lawrenceville 08648 U.S.A. US