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Resources and information for college applicants.

URGENT TESTING UPDATES

If you are waiting to take a test, please make sure to check your email regularly for information from the College Board and ACT. The ACT has just announced they will have a June test, but in CA it will only happen in 15% of

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Learn.Create.Explore.Grow

We know these are trying times and we want you to know that we are here for you. Investigating your interests and learning something new (outside of class) can help you show colleges that you can focus, adapt, and overcome obstacles. Being thoughtful and doing

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Read.Watch.Listen.Grow

School is now virtual, you are stuck in your house and your summer plans are likely canceled. However, there are still ways to explore your interests, learn something new, and grow. Being productive can help your mental health and it will show colleges that you

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Making the Most of Virtual College Visits

View online tours. After you read about a college, take a virtual tour of the campus using www.collegetours.com, www.youtube.com , or the college’s website.  Sign up for a virtual information session. A number of colleges are hosting virtual information sessions which include live Q &

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Preparing for your College Interview

Late August is the time to be thinking about college interviews. Watch our awesome College Calm 23 minute presentation on how you can prepare for your interview here. It may take you a little time to prepare, but you’ve totally got this! The presentation mentions

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Recorded Webinar: How to Create a Balanced College List

During this presentation, we review how to gather data to determine Likely, Target, Reach and Lottery schools, the elements of a balanced list and a student profile example with outcomes. To view the video presentation, click here. Here is a PDF of the slides.

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