College & Financial Aid
COMMON APP (online application for hundreds of colleges/universities)
"ESSAYS THAT WORKED" (section of Johns Hopkins University admissions website highlighting essays from applicants)
SUNY (information about all SUNY schools, their academic programs and link to their application)
CUNY (information about all CUNY schools, their academic programs and link to their application)
FAIRTEST (maintains list of Test Optional / SAT-ACT Optional colleges and universities)
Khan Academy SAT Prep (free SAT Prep that can be linked with your College Board account for personalized test preparation)
OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK (detailed information about careers and salaries provided by the US Department of Labor)
BIG FUTURE College Board's college planning tool
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Application opens October 1 of 12th grade.
- What You Need to Complete the FAFSA
- 10 FAFSA Mistakes that Affect Financial Aid
- FAFSA planning worksheet -used in preparation to file FAFSA electronically.
CSS Profile -specific colleges will request this College Board form to apply for financial aid, in addition to the FAFSA.
Unigo.com -search engine for national scholarships.
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