Still working on your college essay? Sign up in counseling for an appointment with essay writing expert Mrs. Beatty every Late Start Wednesdays until November 1st – sign up outside the Counseling office for a one on one meeting in the MAC
Ms. Guillen will have a sign- up sheet outside the counseling office every week. Come sign up for a time to meet with her and she will answer any questions you may have.
Focus on getting good grades – the quarter just started . Your initial college application will include grades through junior year only, so grades this year are important!
Paying for College
Seniors, the FAFSA opened up on October 1st - visit www.FAFSA.gov
You need to submit the FAFSA by the earliest deadline of the colleges that you are applying to.
Go to a COLLEGE GOAL WISCONSIN workshop with your financial materials. Experts will be there to help you compete the FAFSA. See the available dates here.
October 20 Drake University
October 28 Lafayette College
Cardinal Stritch University
November 3 John Carroll University
October 21 University of St. Thomas
November 4 Cardinal Stritch University
October 22 Alverno College
November 5 University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point
October 25 Beloit College
November 15 Seton Hall University
October 26 Bellin College
October 27 Saint Johns University
University of Wisconsin- La Crosse
The National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y)
Travel and learn a language. Look at The National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) website: http://www.nsliforyouth.org/nsli-y/. This program was initiated in 2006 to promote critical language learning among American youth for eight underserved languages. The application deadline for the 2019-2020 programs is November 5th at 4 PM EST.