Helpful Resources to Consider
The resources listed on this site are recommendations that youth should be aware of. Many of these sites have tools that will give you excellent information as you are conducting your own research. Please note that there is no one site that will have all of the information you may be looking for, so it's a good idea to gather all of the facts from multiple sites to get a better understanding of what it would be like to attend a specific university.
"Choosing the Right College: A Guide" CLICK HERE -This comprehensive guide has a little bit of everything
www.nces.ed.gov - data offered by the US Department of Education.
www.collegedata.com - assesses chance of admission to colleges nationwide.
www.collegeresults.org - includes retention and graduation rates.
www.zinch.com – scholarships and college search
www.youuniversitytv.com – Video tours of colleges and universities
Choosing a Major
www.collegemajors101.com - research college majors.
www.mymajors.com - quiz to help assess your interest in various careers.
Virtual Tours and Reviews of Colleges and Universities
www.number2.com - free test preparation offered
online SAT and ACT prep
www.collegeboard.com - register for SAT
www.actstudent.org - register for ACT
www.finaid.org - offers comprehensive information on the financial aid process.
www.fafsa.ed.gov - application for financial aid - FAFSA.
www.studentaid.gov - a guide to federal financial aid
www.fastweb.com - scholarship search
www.meritaid.com - merit scholarship search offered by colleges
www.cappex.com – college search and scholarships
Private Student Loans Guide - Eligibility, Costs, Repayment, & Warnings - student loan guide
Professions that Pay for College Tuition - https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/professions-that-pay-tuition/