Starting the Process
The first step in applying to college is understanding the application process requirements and timeline.
Download and use the following documents to learn about the various components of college applications and keep track of important deadlines!
- Step Up to College Guide for 9th-12th Graders
- College Checklist for 12th Graders
- College Application Timeline
Next, take a look at the following website to discover and compare colleges and universities from around the country:
Learn about Essay Colleges, and which colleges do not require an SAT or ACT score to apply.
Update your extracurricular activities resume. (Make sure you are on track with your community service hours - you need 50 hours minimum by May 1st!)
You can use the sample resume HERE for reference.