Students’ responsible for meeting deadlines, not your counselor
More information available at November’s financial aide meeting.
frequently updated as college visits are added. info on college is available from your counselor
Scholarship Guide Book will be addressed at a later time…..in the process of updating.
BGSU – PLA ( Presidential Leadership Academy) Dec 1st deadline
Senior presentation fall eastwood
1. Transcript Review • Community Service Hours update2. Career/College Planning3. NCAA Clearinghouse4. ACT5. College Rep Visitation Schedule6. College Applications7. Local Scholarships- A LOT of info – LISTEN CAREFULLY -
Many concerns & decisions YOU WILL MAKE IT! Team effort You / Parents / Family / Teachers / Counselor / Employers / Military reps / College reps Finish high school academically strong. Don’t let senior-itis “infect” you! Get help from: Teachers / tutors / your counselor Attendance and homework are vital!
Check transcripts for accuracy. 4 English 3 Math 3 Science 3 Social Studies ½ Health ½ Phys Ed 21 Total 16 Community Service hours required to meet graduation requirements!
It’s YOUR decision Options: Employment College: 2-year / 4-year / part-time or full-time Military – (also for scholarship opportunities) Trade Schools One-on-one meeting with counselor
COLLEGE PLANNING CHECKLIST Attend college presentations Visit colleges (Visit request form) Weigh pros & cons carefully Which colleges meet your needs Start applying for colleges. November 28th is deadline date!!! Financial aid meeting Tuesday, November 13th @ 7pm in study hall
Check list continued Apply online or by mail All schools are on semesters Kent State: application only on-line The Ohio State University: common app OSU regional campus: traditional online application Apply for need-based financial aide – FAFSA not before January 1, 2013.
Location Major Costs Scholarship opportunities Financial aid Faculty (professors/graduate students) Career services offices (resources for get job)
Calendarposted in English classroom and on morning announcements Alwaysduring AA. Must sign up in office prior to the visit. Students called to an AA lab must attend lab
ACT / SAT High School Code: 364-065 Test site code: 197860 Ohio College Codes posted in English rooms ACT writing required: Ucinn, Kent State,OSU, UT(nursing) ACT writing strongly recommended: UAkron, OU 2-yr college: take ACT – used in program placement Registration forms in Guidance Office SAT? Meet with counselor
Meeting with counselor If you apply online please let counselor know Don’t forget to request a transcript from your counselor – (blue slip) Complete application process during the months of October and November.
Recommendation letters –Provide a list of activities and accomplishments to your counselor, teacher, coach, or group advisor. Recommendation letters can be used for scholarships in the spring.
Register (Div. I or II) Will send final transcript to NCAA
www.coca-colascholars.org Deadline 10-31-12 AES Engineers Scholarship Deadline 10-5-12 Essay required Application http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Deadline beginning of December Need based/Leadership