Top Ten College Resource Websites
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Used almost 200 selective colleges, prospective students can print college applications, complete then copy as needed for participating institutions.
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Register on-line for the ACT Exam. This site also has a wealth of college information information.
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Register on line for the SAT 1 or SAT 2 or for the Profile (financial aid form required at some colleges). Search for a college or for scholarships electronically. This site has in depth information about financial aid and the college selection process.
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Includs direct links to individual college’s website. Review admissions information, look at class descriptions, e-mail professors, or just get a “feel” for the school. Click here to access American Universities.
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A resource to learn information about lesser-known but at times, more important colleges. Some of these institutions are extremely competitive. Click here to access Colleges that Change Lives.
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Virtually visit campuses from home. Hundreds of colleges have virtual tours of their campuses that you can access at this site. Do not substitute a visit to this site for the actual visit! Click here to access Campus Tours.
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The FAFSA is online and you even get a quicker turn around time than the paper form. You can also download a copy to mail out if you’d prefer. Click here to access FAFSA.
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Fastweb is a central hub for scholarship searches. Complete a short questionnaire and let the site search its database of hundreds of thousands of scholarships that meet your criteria. This site updates members on other scholarships that come in to their service. Click here to access Fastweb.
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Run by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, FinAid provides an exhaustive supply of information regarding financial aid. Calculate your Estimated Family Contribution, learn about work study, find sources for aid, and look for scholarships. Click here to access the Financial Aid Site.
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The official website of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. Register for the Clearinghouse, find information about the NCAA Clearinghouse, recruiting rules, NCAA championships, Div. I,II, and III schools and sports. Click here to access NCAA.
Additional College Resource Websites (each link is clickable)
More College Search and Info Sites Xap – A resource that provides a range of online tools that help students and adults explore, plan and take action on career and educational plans and lead to achievable and fulfilling life goals.
National Association for College Admission Counseling – This great site for the college bound provides you with student rights and responsibilities, planning information, and countless other useful tidbits.