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9 College Websites You Can't Live Without

College websites? There are endless college tools on the web, enough to make one dizzy!  Check out our "9 COLLEGE WEBSITES YOU CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT" below.   You'll find more information on these sites in our college pages above.  Every college-bound student will be using these on a regular basis, from planning for college to applying for college. 

Your "step 1" is to make a user name and password for each site.   We recommend you use the same user name and password for each site.  Another college-smart move would be to create a new, dedicated e-mail account (pick a professional-sounding user name) that you use just to manage all your college accounts and correspondences.

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Financial Aid

Don't think you can go to college?  Check out these stories from students like you!

Two first-generation low-income students attend Ivy League schools and want to inspire others!  Read about their journeys for the first-year at Yale and Harvard.


Meet representatives from the service academies
Interested in attending a service academy?  Join representatives from the US Naval Academy, US Military Academy, US Air Force Academy, and US Coast Guard Academy.  Register at the link below.  

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Need Help with Your Application?

College Kick-Off is Wednesday, October 8th 2:45-3:45pm in D-6 computer lab: attend workshops on applying to CSU, UC, and community college.

College application assistance: get help with your applications from counselors, counseling interns, and teachers every Wednesday October 15th through November 19th 2:45-3:45pm in D-6 computer lab.