The College Guidance program equips students with a comprehensive approach to the college selection process. This helps them understand the many steps involved, including infomation-gathering, timelines, items they will have to submit, the basics about costs, scholarship opprtunities and the financial aid process. Students use Naviance, an online college and career readiness software, that provide students with college planning and career assessment tools.Please CLICK HERE to view the College Binder for 2016-2017.Please CLICK HERE to view the Apply to College document.
Please CLICK HERE to view the College Guidance Calendar.
Some websites used in College Guidance include:www.naviance.com*Login to your Naviance account, click on "Colleges" tab, scroll down and click on "Scholarship List" linkwww.studentaid.gov*U.S. Department of Education's Federal Student Aid website that provides detailed information on planning and paying for collegewww.fafsa.gov*Online version of the Free Application for Federal Student Aidwww.studentaid.gov/military*Information about grants, repayment and forgiveness options for members of the armed serviceswww.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator*Look up information on and compare collegeswww.whitehouse.gov *Look up the cost and assess the value of colleges including costs, graduation rate, loan default rate, average amount borrowed, and employmentwww.eligibilitycenter.org *Students hoping to play athletics at the Division I or II level must register with the NCAA Eligibility Center and be approvedwww.fastweb.com*Online resource for scholarshipswww.collegeboard.org*Online college and scholarship resourcewww.savingforcollege.com*Financial aid informationwww.collegesavings.org*Information on 529 savings planswww.scholarships.com*College and scholarship search enginewww.findtuition.com*Scholarship searchwww.finaid.org*Calculate the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and financial need and estimate your student financial aidwww.petersons.com*College searchwww.educationplanner.com *College and financial aid informationwww.mappingyourfuture.org *Planning guide for higher education and financial aidwww.gocollege.com*Search for colleges, scholarships, SAT/ACT practice tests and applicationswww.princetonreview.com*Detailed information on colleges, careers and scholarshipswww.collegeview.com *A database of 3,300 two and four year collegeswww.regents.ohio.gov*Information on colleges in Ohio as well as scholarships and financial aid www.theMedicalAssistants.com*A site that helps students who want to pursue a medical assisting careerwww.college-scholarships.com*Scholarship information and information which includes an instant GPA calculator, contact information for every college in the United States, a list of colleges which offer comprehensive programs for students with learning disabilities, lists of Christian, Catholic, woman's colleges, a list of HBCU's, and links to more than 2,500 career schools and colleges. www.CollegeAffordabilityGuide.org*Information on the most affordable colleges and degreeswww.turbotax.intuit.com*Guides and videos about college tax tipswww.mastersinaccounting.info.com*Information on accounting scholarship resourceswww.goodcall.com*information regarding the GoodCall scholarship search engine www.nycolleges.org*100+ private independent colleges/universities in New York State and the academic programs they offerwww.opuac.org*Individual profiles of the 14 Ohio Public Universitieswww.aicuo.edu*Individual profiles of the 52 Ohio independent private colleges/universities