Resources

THE INTERNET OFFERS MANY
RESOURCES FOR COLLEGE PLANNING.
TO ASSIST YOU, I'VE LISTED SOME ESSENTIALS AS WELL AS
SOME OF MY FAVORITES HERE.

General Information:

 

Colleges That Change Lives

Great site supporting student-centered college search

Go See Campus

Plan campus visits online – tips, reviews, tools

National Collegiate Athletic Association

Athletic Eligibility Center

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – Occupational Outlook Handbook

Find information on duties, education and training, as well as pay and outlook for hundreds of occupations

 

Financial Assistance: 

 

College Scholarships

Links to more than 70 free, online scholarship search sites listing thousands of scholarships 

FAFSA

Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Fastweb

Single site for researching outside scholarships

FinAid

Tool to calculate your expected family contribution, and more

Testing and Applications:

 

ACT, Inc.

ACT information

The College Board

SAT and AP test information

The Common Application

Single application site for over 600 schools

The Perfect Score Project

Debbie Stier is an unbiased SAT expert and mom. She offers tips and workshops based on her book, The Perfect Score Project: One Mother’s Journey to Uncover the Secrets of the SAT