College & Career Center News!

Virtual Academy High School - Career Center 2/1/2021

Upcoming Virtual College Fairs - NACAC FAIRS

Sign up now! https://virtualcollegefairs.org/signup



Review dates and what colleges are attending!

https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events

Big Future Days - Sign up for College Board's First Ever - Virtual College Fair

Click here to register!

Presentations coming soon for Sophomores & Juniors on VA's campus! Let us know if would prefer a Zoom presentation. (Wednesday - Friday)


FYI: West + Southwest Virtual Fair for Saturday, Feb 6 link is broken. Look for updates rescheduled days / times.

College Board BigFuture Days - REGISTER TODAY - FEBRUARY AND MARCH


  • Register today for #BigFutureDays, a series of regional college fairs from @CollegeBoard: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • Show colleges you’re interested. Attend #BigFutureDays to meet representatives from hundreds of colleges: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • Talk directly with current colleges students and admission representatives to learn more about what it’s like on campus at #BigFutureDays: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • If you’re overwhelmed with college planning, try exploring colleges at #BigFutureDays. You can connect directly with colleges from your computer/mobile device: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • [Insert 4 colleges] – those schools will be represented at #BigFutureDays [Region] on [Date]. Register today: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • We know visiting college campuses can be a challenge, so we’re bringing the college campuses to you with #BigFutureDays. Register to meet with admissions reps and current students from hundreds of colleges: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • #BigFutureDays [Insert region] is just a few weeks away. Register today to connect with colleges and learn more about them: cb.org/bigfuturedays
  • We’re hosting four college fairs in February and March. Look for the colleges you’re interested in connecting with and register for the college fair they will be at. You can attend more than one: cb.org/bigfuturedays

PSAT, SAT / ACT Testing for UC and CSU 2020 - 2021

PSAT - Tuesday, January 26th at Virtual Academy in the commons.


Parents and Students, please review PSAT, SAT / ACT Testing dates, changes and application requirements with California State University and University of California due to COVID-19.

Click here!

Folsom Lake College Summer/Fall Priority Registration Dates

Summer Enrollment for New Students - March 10 - March 23, 2021

Fall Enrollment for New Students - April 23 - May 7, 2021


Class Schedule Posted:

Summer: February 15, 2021

Fall: March 22, 2021


Click here for registration dates!


Do not submit your "Advanced Education Application.pdf" directly to the college. You must meet with Mrs. Redkey - Principal to sign your Advanced Education Application. She will sign it and send it for you.


Watch for upcoming FLC Outreach Webpages for: video tutorials, student presentations, links to matriculation services


SAVE THE DATE: Spotlight Night (Virtual Event: April 7) more to come!

Attention Seniors

Attention Seniors - Don't forget to apply for Scholarships and FAFSA-due March 2, 2021.


In March and April let us know if you received your award letter and what college you accepted. We will be sending out a college survey late April for all seniors to fill-out.


Local Scholarships are available through Scholarships.edcoe.org

Register and start applying!


Are you going to Folsom Lake College Summer or Fall? Learn how to apply as a new student. You will NOT be filling out Advanced Education Application. You will apply as a NEW student using your same FLC Student ID#. Priority Registration dates are listed above in the FLC section.


If you have taken FLC courses don't forget to fill out the transcript request form and have it sent to Mrs. Patty Braun in the office.

Scholarships

Check in your Career Center for additional scholarships. There may be one specifically for you.

ASVAB Career Exploration Program

Check in your Career Center for details and sign-up! Scheduled for Monday, March 22, 2021at Union Mine High School. Please arrive on time!

Virtual Internships Spring and Summer 2021

Request from your Internship Coordinator "Virtual Student Handbook." Updated monthly!

Summer jobs, internships, volunteer

Stop by the Career Center if you are looking for a job, summer internship, fall internship (elective credit) or volunteer work.


Please allow a few days to start and complete your resume and cover letter.

REMIND.COM

Have you set-up your REMIND.COM account? Watch for an invite from Mrs. Vargas per each grade level regarding the following: College information, Careers, California Career Zone, Jobs, Internships, College & Career Workshops, FLC/El Dorado Center information and scholarships!

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