College Admission Resources
Guidance Department

 

 Our guidance staff has gathered some links they believe will prove useful to students and parents considering the many questions involved with college selection and admission.

Look at the sites suggested and let us know what you think about the links provided here. Have you found a college site that should be included? Let us know. We will certainly consider adding a link here for others to use. Talk to Staff at Improve Learning.

 College Planning Links

 Apply to College This site was recently acquired by the Princeton Review

 Apply! helps you identify the school that's right for you. You tell Find-O-Rama what's important to you--average test score, location, quality of life rating, and much more--and Find-O-Rama provides you with detailed profiles of schools that match your needs. In most cases, these profiles include evaluations from the people who know best: the students who go there.

 College Board Online

 Starting points for parents and students with tips about PSAT, SAT scheduling and guidelines for preparing for tests

 FAFSA on the Web
(Free Application for
Federal Student Aid)

 Use this on-line form to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) over the Internet.

 Getting Ready for College Early

 A handbook for parents of students in the Middle and Junior High School years

 Independent Higher Ed Network

 This link to 630 private colleges and universities in the United States will help you to find information about schools that may match your needs and wishes

 Minority Online Info System

 Utilizing appropriate technology, the Minority On-Line Information Service (MOLIS) provides value-added services that promote education, research, and diversity on a national level for Minority Institutions in partnership with government, industry and other sectors.

 Peterson's College Guides

 Explore a wealth of information designed to help you find just the right college and program for your goals.

 Princeton Review

 The Princeton Review offers students a wealth of free and unique resources. Through special student programs and an informative and comprehensive internet site, students can gather information about tests, admissions, internships, and career programs.

 Scholarship Search

 For high school students considering attending college, fastWEB is a key resource. With more than 400,000 awards in our database, fastWEB is the largest and most complete scholarship search available. By helping students search through the maze of scholarships in a matter of minutes, fastWEB is assisting students find funding for their college education.

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