Advisors - Faculty members
Awards Night - May 12 - 7:00 p.m.
Current Scholarship Opportunities
See your google classroom page called Senior Guidance.
GREAT RESOURCES FOR COLLEGE BOUND STUDENTS
- College Board - The SAT test plus all sorts of testing and college preparation information
- ACT - the ACT test and other resources
- Federal Student Aid Site - Federal Student Aid Site for students, parents and counselors
- Scholarship Scams - avoid scholarship scams - don't pay!
- Do you love agriculture? Check out the UW Madison Farm and Industry Short Course. http://fisc.cals.wisc.edu/
Personality and Career Assessment
- Bureau of Labor and Statistics Career Guide - link your favorite subject in school to a possible career
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Search for Colleges
- Peterson’s – find colleges by degree programs of interest
- http://www.todaysmilitary.com/ - Military (general)
- http://www.army.mil/ - Army
- http://www.navy.mil/ - Navy
- http://www.uscg.mil/ - Coast Guard
- http://www.marines.com/ - Marines
- http://www.af.mil/ - Air Force
Going Away to College
- Things to Bring to College – a checklist to make sure you have everything you need
- Five Best Financial Choices – smartest checking accounts, credit cards, and more…
About the Different Tests
- ACT test - used for college admissions, an alternative to the SAT
- Advanced Placement (AP) tests - information about AP testing
- www.collegeboard.com/prof/counselors/apply/12.html - Sat Subject Test Requirements at different schools
- PSAT – Preliminary SAT
- http://www.collegeboard.com/ - College, Career, Scholarship Search
- http://www.wiredscholar.com/ - SallieMay site for financial aid
- http://www.collegepayway.com/ - tools for planning to pay for college
Financial Aid Calculators
- www.act.org/fane/index.html - calculator on the ACT website
Financial Aid Links
- FAFSA - Free application for Federal Student Aid on the web.
- Information on Lutheran Colleges Martin Luther College, Bethany Lutheran College, and Wisconsin Lutheran College.
- University of Wisconsin System This site will offer Information on the UW system