Thinking Ahead

Review college selection criteria and considerations

  • Develop list of 15-20 colleges that interest you
  • Visit 3-5 colleges
  • College visits and preparation

Stay involved (work experience, extra-curricular, leadership roles)

Review college application criteria

  • Review applications online. Read sample admissions essays and begin rough drafts
  • Information gathering for application
  • Standardized application process

Research majors and careers that interest you

CollegeBoard

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Meet with your counselor:  20 questions to ask your counselor
Develop an activities resume 

Attend college fairs:  NACAC;  College Week Live