Rising Seniors!!!! Camp College applications due Saturday, April 1, 2017!
Camp College is a college-going program for rising seniors to spend 2 nights on a college campus and learn about the college application process. This program is open to any Texas high school rising senior (class of 2018) who is considered to be college bound. This year's Camp College will be held at the Southern Methodist University from June 5-7, 2017.
(TWS) Tulsa Welding School Senior Welding Competition
The competition is open to High School Seniors who have taken a welding class in high school or at a vocational technical institute:
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The University of Texas at Austin Automatic Admission Policy
Senate Bill 175, passed by the 81st Texas Legislature allows The University of Texas at Austin to limit automatic admission to 75 percent of the university’s enrollment capacity designated for first-time resident undergraduate students.
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|Spring 2017 Programs for Teens & Tweens at the LSC-CF Branch Library:|
Colleges Offering Free Tuition Based on Family Income
Student MUST be accepted to the college in order to qualify for the free tuition offers. (Check the college/university websites as information, admissions requirements and deadlines are subject to change)
Southwestern University Spring Visit Dates
The university is open and ready for you and your students to visit independently during the week (schedule today!
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Seniors- Heads Up! FAFSA Opens Application Process Early, Oct. 1
Get Help Paying For College
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Beginning in March of this year, the SAT will have a new look! The College Board has made content, format, & scoring changes to the college entrance exam, the largest change in 30 years! For this reason, the folks at BestColleges.com have compiled a guide that offers students and parents a look into the logistics & style of the new SAT as well as preparation resources!
Many are unaware of the major overhaul the SAT underwent this year.
The new SAT Prep Guide:
View the link to the new SAT Prep Guide:
The Class of 2017 may submit a FAFSA Earlier & use Earlier Income Information. See a table that provides a summary of key dates as we transition to using the early FAFSA submission timeframe and earlier tax information at: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/about/announcements/fafsa-changes
On May 10, 2015, FSA ID (Federal Student Aid) replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN. An FSA ID gives students access to Federal Student Aid’s online systems and can serve as your legal signature. Create an FSA ID at: https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
Compare the New SAT to the ACT
Taking the SAT is the best way to show colleges you have the skills and knowledge they want most. Find out how the new SAT, launching in March, compares to the ACT.*
Download the SAT Practice App
Make practice part of your routine — any place, any time. Answer a question a day on the Daily Practice for the New SAT app and get immediate feedback.