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    Preparing For College

    College Planning Calendar - Seniors

    College Planning Calendar - Juniors
     
    College Planning Calendar - Freshmen and Sophomores
     
    Applications:  Tips and Best Practices  Wondering what to include on your applications?  Take a look at the videos provided by UNC-Chapel Hill. Listen to advice from the experts about what to include and how to look you best on your college applications.
     
        
     
    The College Search - Articles to help guide students as they search and review colleges & universities.
     
    EduTrek  An online search site that allows students to search for schools by state, degree, and subject. Students can fill out basic information about themselves and their interests and be matched with schools that meet their needs. Using the matching service, students can also sort and filter through schools based on whatever criteria they choose.

    Helpful Links and Resources

    College Foundation of NC (CFNC)
    CFNC is the one-stop-shop for information about colleges, financial aid and career choices in North Carolina.  Students can apply to college, send transcripts, learn about scholarships and explore college and career options.  Students must have a CFNC account in order to send transcripts to ay NC college or university.
    Student and parent information on the SAT, free test preparation, college planning, and resources.
     Student and parent information on the ACT, free test preparation, college planning, and resources  
    This free website and publication for parents offers information on NC colleges and universities, stories, advice and tips for going to college. 
     Test Preparation
    NextStepu
    Offers articles and tips about the SAT and ACT.

    March 2 Success is a free website offering students help with SAT/ACT test preparation, the college admissions process, and financial aid information.
     
    Khan Academy
    Free videos and tutorials to help prepare for the SAT and ACT.

    Powerscore
    Free and tuition based courses are offered, both live and online for the SAT and ACT.

    SAT Prep Classes

    PTA and the Business Alliance will host an SAT Prep class on Saturday, October 17th from 8 to 4pm. The cost is $35 and includes lunch.  Please see Ms. Frazier in Student Services for payment and registration.  Space is limited to 30 students.

    Get EDUcated!

    Applying to an historically Black College or University (HBCU)?  Use the Common Black College Application to save time.  Over 35 colleges and universities untilize the common application.  To find out more, visit EDUinconline.com.