Where am I?

What Should I Be Doing Right Now?

Get Going

Here's a quick guide to keep your college search on track.

Junior Year

Fall

  • Take the PSAT.
  • Attend college fairs.
  • Talk to family & friends.

Spring

  • Sign up for the SAT, ACT, and AP tests.
  • Research scholarships.

Summer

  • Check out summer college preparatory courses.
  • Start writing your application essay.
  • Visit college campuses.

 

Senior Year

Fall

  • Get letters of recommendation.
  • Talk with your guidance counselor.
  • Take the SAT and/or ACT.
  • Now is the time to apply to schools!

Spring

  • Pick up the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Visit college campuses.
  • Make an enrollment decision.
  • Have your final transcript sent to your chosen college.

Summer

  • Fill out federal loan applications if necessary.
  • Get ready for your freshman year!