SENIOR INFORMATION MEETING

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th AT 6:00 PM AT CEDAR FALLS HIGH SCHOOL

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Class of 2020 and Parents

The meeting will be held in the high school auditorium. We encourage students and parents/guardians to attend together. The CFHS counselors will be sharing the "Top 10 Most Important Dates" and other information for the Class of 2020.


  • Important resources will be shared.
  • What are the steps to get to graduation?
  • How do I find scholarships?
  • How do I sign up for a job shadow?
  • How do I know what is going on?
  • How do I submit my senior picture?
  • When is graduation and what do I need to do to participate?
  • Find out what the "Future Ready Iowa Last Dollar Scholarship" is and how do you apply.
  • Learn more about our partnership with CFU and scholarship opportunities.

Joining us at our Senior Meeting with be some very helpful folks!

Come to the high school around 5:30 pm and talk to the following representatives who will join us for our meeting. They will also be available afterward for questions.


Holly Grimm-See from Hawkeye Community College Admissions Office

Kristin Woods and Rachel Larsen from UNI Admissions Office

Carah Mabry from UNI EOC (Educational Opportunity Center)


  • UNI EOC is offering a college visit to UNI where students can apply for free on September 20th.

Check out other great opportunities available NOW!!

  • Tuesday, September 10 attend the College Fair @ the McCleod Center from 9-11. This is a GREAT opportunity to visit with college admission counselors. COLLEGE FAIR SIGN UP
  • Sunday, September 29th attend the Golden Circle College Fair in Des Moines

Financial Aid for College

  • The FAFSA (Federal Application for Federal Student Aid) can be filed after October 1st.
  • What is a Federal State ID?
  • What are the college priority dates for filling out the FAFSA?
  • How can I get help to fill out applications and FAFSA?
  • What if I don't fill out the FAFSA?

Iowa College Access Network

  • GREAT resource for planning and FAFSA help!
  • One on One Personal Advising Sessions.
  • Webinars and online sessions to help parents stay informed.
  • Check out their website at http://www.icansucceed.org/
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Cedar Falls High School Counseling Department Resources

  • Hawkeye Community College Representative, Holly Grimm-See
  • Cedar Valley Career Connections, Kelly Kobliska
  • Blackhawk Grundy Mental Health Services, Emily Conrad
  • Together for Youth-Jill White
  • Riverview Center-Advocates for relationships without abuse