Help Applying to College

Apply to College with Common App | The Common Application – with over 800 colleges that are registered to accept college applications via this application, applying to school is easier (and quicker) than ever!

Preparing for College & Career – Next Steps Idaho has pulled together a wonderful list of college resources to not only help you apply, but help you truly excel in your next level of education.

A Complete Guide to the College Application Process (US News) (make sure you take note of the college application deadlines!)

Applying to college | College admissions | Khan Academy – The Khan Academy really is a powerhouse of knowledge for everything education related. Their ‘applying to college’ resource section doesn’t disappoint. Starting with the college application process to admission essay help, letters of recommendation, and finally the admission interviews, you don’t really need to look anywhere else for application information.

11th Grader Checklist for College | The Common Application

College Search Step-by-Step – CollegeBoard.org provides potential college students with an exploratory website to search through the many different colleges and universities in the United States. Start playing around with the searches to find the college of your dreams!

Admissions Trends To Help You Get Into College by MyCollegeGuide.org – here’s a few tips and tricks to stay on top of your college application. …From scheduling meetings with admission office staff and department professors to getting recommendations from the right people, this is a good read!

Mapping Your Future: College planning tips for High School Juniors

Junior Year – Preparing for College Checklist – This printable checklist breaks down the college to-do list for high school juniors by time of the year (summer, fall, spring.) …Print this out and check off those boxes!

Sample Admission Interview Questions | Wellesley College – practice your admission interview with these sample questions

Admissions Essays, Center for Career Development – the University of Tennessee has provided college goers a list of general tips for what to include (and what not to include) in your college admission letter.

Hamilton Tips for Writing College Letters of Recommendation