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College and Career Readiness Newsletter

TMSA NC FREE COLLEGE APPLICATION WEEK SCHEDULE

College application sessions will be held at TMSA’s cafeteria.

Refreshments will be provided.

Kyle Wooden, admission counselor at Guilford College will be here at TMSA on Monday Oct.15th between 9:00am to 10:00am to assist students with college applications.

The event is open to all seniors.


Location Day Time



Cafeteria Mon - 10/15/18 08:15-10:45 AM


Cafeteria Tue - 10/16/18 08:15-10:45 AM


Cafeteria Wed - 10/17/18 1:45-2:40 PM


Cafeteria Thu - 10/18/18 1:45-2:40 PM

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University of North Carolina Charlotte College Visit

Friday, Oct. 12th, 9am-4pm

9201 University City Boulevard

Charlotte, NC

Dear Parents/Students,

College Guidance Department has arranged a college visit to UNC Charlotte for seniors on October 12th, 2018.

If you are interested in attending this trip make sure to turn in the permission slip no later than Oct.4th, 2018 to Ms.Hilal.

Trip Fee: $7(Pay Mrs. Arias in the Front office by Oct.4th, 2018)

Guilford College Financial Aid Night

Wednesday, Oct. 10th, 6-8pm

Guilford College Hege Library - Carnegie Room 5800 West Friendly Avenue Greensboro, NC 27410 United States

Figuring out how to pay for college doesn't have to be a burden — Guilford can help!

The Office of Financial Aid invites you to attend a free campus workshop.

At the Oct. 10 workshop, Financial Aid counselors will be available to answer your questions about paying for college, filling out the FAFSA (which you will be encouraged to do onsite), and applying for scholarships and loans.

Please register using the link below.

https://apply.guilford.edu/portal/financial_aid?id=b4bd2207-9a2b-4c09-bf48-89f8dae0f9be

UNC Greensboro visited TMSA on October 4th

Ms. Megan Parker, from UNC Greensboro visited our seniors on Thursday, October 4th, 2018.Seniors were informed about UNC Greensboro, application/scholarship deadlines, admission requirements, scholarship opportunities, top ten undergraduate majors, student life on campus, major and concentrations that are offered by UNCG.

UNC Greensboro is a public coeducational and Research university in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States and is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina system. UNC Greensboro is now on Common Application.

TMSA Financial Aid Parents Night for Seniors

TMSA Financial Aid Parents Night was held on Thursday, September 20th, 2018 @ 6:00 pm at TMSA Main Campus Auditorium.

Ms.Latham, The director of financial aid department at Greensboro College presented information on Grants, Scholar-ships, financial aid process and Loans and why the FAFSA is important for receiving Federal Aid.

Topics discussed are as follows:

  • What is financial aid?
  • Cost of Attendance(COA)
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid(FAFSA)
  • Expected Family Contribution(EFC)
  • Types of Financial Aid

Guilford College visited TMSA on September 12th

Mr. Kyle Wooden, from Guilford College visited our juniors and seniors on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018.

Seniors/Juniors were informed about the college, application deadlines, admission requirements, scholarship opportunities, and also about the programs which are offered by Guilford College.

Guilford College is a private liberal arts college in Greensboro, North Carolina. Guilford College is one of the colleges that use common application and applying to Guilford College is at no cost to students.

School Counseling Information for College Applications

The following information will assist you in filling out college applications:


Proper name of high school: Triad Math and Science Academy


Street Address: 700 Creek Ridge Road, Greensboro NC 27406


CEEB Code: 341613


Date of Entry: August/September of your freshman year: (ex. 8/15)


Date of Graduation: Always the last day of school or month/year (ex. 6/19)


Number of Students in Class: 70 (Class of 2019)


School counseling phone#: (336) 621-0061 ext.112


Counselor’s name: Hilal Zengin


Email: hzengin@tmsacharter.org


Counselor’s Title: College Counselor


Fax: (336) 621-0072

RESOURCES FOR COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS & COLLEGE PREP

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Resources are in a variety of formats and for a variety of content topics, from vocabulary to real-world math word problems to social emotional learning.

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The Best College Scholarships: 2018 Edition

Here is the link to the best college scholarships list of 2018.

Scholarships can also be searched by the scholarship themes that is located above the title on the website.


https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/the-best-college-scholarships-2018-edition?utm_source=solo&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180115_ED

The Best Scholarship Search Platforms of 2017

Three Important Steps for NC Students Beginning College in Fall 2019

Scholarships for high school English Language Learners!

College Counselor

Hilal Zengin