College Preparation Info
|College Navigator - The U.S. Department of Education's Institute for Education Sciences provides assistance to college bound students in selecting the college or university that is right for them.|
|College Board - The College Board is an association whose purpose is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Each year, the College Board assists students, parents, high schools, and colleges through major programs and services in college admissions, guidance, assessment, financial aid, enrollment, and teaching and learning.|
|College Checklist - This is a list of suggestions of what students should be doing each year of high school to be well-prepared for college.|
|OCIS - Ohio Career Information Services - The Ohio Career Information System (OCIS) is an Internet-based delivery system for accurate, comprehensive, current, and relevant occupational, post-secondary school and financial aid information. OCIS contains the latest national, Ohio, and local labor market data and projections.|
|OASFAA.org - The Ohio Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators is an organization that helps to provide access to higher education through the promotion of financial aid awareness.|
- The FAFSA4caster helps students get an early start on the financial
aid process by providing them with an early estimate of their
eligibility for federal student aid.
FAFSA - The online Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
FAFSA PIN - Your PIN can be used each year to electronically apply for federal student aid and to access your Federal Student Aid records online. NEVER give this number to someone else as it provides access to your personal records.
|FastWeb - Tips on college/university selection, how to be competitive during the application/admissions process, and how to get some free $$$ to help with funding your post-secondary education!|
|Scholarships.com - Information on financial aid, college recruiting, and the college search process.|
|Ohiomentor.org - Plan, explore, and apply to the colleges that are right for you and find out how to pay for one of the most important investments in your future.|
|Zinch.com - A site to help students connect with colleges, universities, scholarships, and other students going through the same process.|
|KnowHow2GO.org - Information on what students need to know about going to college, how to be well-prepared course wise, and how all students can obtain financial aid.|
|NCAA Clearinghouse - This site provides information and guidance for high school students who plan to participate in collegiate athletics at an NCAA college or university.|
|NAIA Eligibility - PlayNAIA.org is the official clearinghouse for NAIA eligibility. Every student-athlete must register with the NAIA eligibility center to play sports at an NAIA college.|
|Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio - This organization represents 51 privately supported, non-profit colleges and universities in Ohio.|
|Ohio's Public Universities - This site provides a list of all Ohio state-assisted universities and links to their websites that provide detailed information about each school.|
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