Top 10 List for Rising Seniors
Things to do in Spring/Summer before Senior Year!
This is a very helpful tool! Please use College SuperMatch to look at post-secondary opportunities that can help you find your Academic, Financial and Social Fit
You can use your resume for college applications and employment opportunities! Don't forget to make an appropriate email account for your college applications!
Find your best college fit~ Academic* Social* Financial * (It is strongly recommended that you talk with your family about post-secondary opportunities before the application process)
A Guide to the College Preparation, Application, Admissions & Financial Aid Processes. The summer before your senior year is the time to prepare for the college admissions process. Start now, and by September you will be ready to apply to college!
Check out list of Test-Optional schools for 2021-22 Application season. Please be sure to research your program of interest & major requirements on the college's Admissions page-some competitive majors may still have a testing requirement.
Stay organized! Make a list, Check Admissions Requirements, Make note of Application and Financial Aid Deadlines Whenever possible-visit college campuses in person!
Organizing your thoughts and creating an essay draft will be very beneficial to you in the Fall! Please be sure to investigate the Admissions Requirements for every school you are considering--some colleges require 1 or 2 teacher recommendations
Note: some schools may use the Common App Black App https://commonblackcollegeapp.com/or The Coalition App https://www.coalitionforcollegeaccess.org/mycoalition-intro Some require you to apply directly to their schools direct-from Admissions pg.
Keep your stress level low and plan ahead. Follow these tips to prepare for the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid-Federal Grant App) and PHEAA (PA Higher Education Assistance Agency-PA State Grant App) Application opens Oct 1, 2021