X
GO
College Resource Guide

College Resource Guide

College Resources:

 

Essays:

Tips on essay writing

http://www.usnews.com/education/blogs/professors-guide/2010/09/15/10-tips-for-writing-the-college-application-essay

 

 

College Board Tests - The College Board: 

The Official SAT Question of the Day™ Want to tease your brain with a real SAT question? There is a new one every day, complete with a detailed explanation and hint.

www.collegeboard.com/testing

 

 

Scholarships:

Fastweb is a leading online resource in finding scholarships to help you pay for school.

fastweb.com

 

College Board –Official Site:

Get connected to your college. Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed. Visit the College Board website - your inside source.

www.collegeboard.org 

 

College Checklist:

Your college application checklist:

https://professionals.collegeboard.com/profdownload/College%20Application%20Checklist%204A.pdf

 

CAPPEX:

Your College Decision Headquarters. Find Colleges and Scholarships

cappex.com

 

 

College Preparation:

Resources for the student and parent

https://www.mycollegeoptions.org/Core/SiteContent/Students/Advice/College-Resource-Center/For-Parents.aspx#College%20Preparation

 

College Reviews:

College Search, Stats and Reviews

unigo.com

 

 

 

 

College Resources cont’d:

 

College Preparation:

The College Navigator provides a comprehensive service, which guides high school students and their parents through the entire college selection/application/admission process. 

http://www.thecollegenavigator.com

 

 

College Preparation for Students with Disabilities:

Post secondary school prepration for students with disabilities

http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/transition.html

 

Testing Services:

Essay writing services  

http://www.writeforthefuture.com/college-admissions-essay/

 

SAT prep services

http://www.princetonreview.com/?ExDt=2&ExKw=princeton%20review&ExMt=e&ExDv=c&ExAp=1t1&ExNw=g&ExId=70203460632&ExCt=headline&gclid=CLKu5vKNw8gCFQsUHwodZUcNjw

 

 

 

Books:

Great book written by students of the schools, really giving you the true perspective on what it is like to attend the college or university — very comprehensive:

  • The Insiders Guide to Colleges