SENIORS - You have worked hard to get to this point. Now, the fun begins. Start working during the Summer after your Junior year. Create a resume, use it to give to the people you ask to write a letter of recommendation, and for scholarship applications. August 1st the Common Application opens each year for you to fill out. Visit schools, make connections. Look below for more information. Create your things to do list! Enjoy the journey. Call us to help you!

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Understanding Admissions Lingo and Checklist for Seniors starting the Application process.

Early Decision, Regular Decision, Restricted Early Decision? Read our Admissions explanations by clicking the button below. Great pdf to print and have handy as you decide how to apply.

       Fill out the FAFSA

Fill out the FAFSA

FAFSA INFORMATION - Parents log on to the FAFSA website and fill out starting OCTOBER 1ST of each year.

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Common Application prompts for 2018-2019

Download and print the prompts

Evaluate choices and narrow it down to two or three

Think of your “story” and jot down specifics.

You will want to create a picture for the admissions officers to see a side of you that may not be part of your Common Application.

Look at your prompts or short questions that are listed on your Common Application DASHBOARD of Colleges and try to pick one that is not already being asked.