The college process can be intimidating, but we are here to help you successfully complete your college applications!
Please look at these links to help you understand the college application process.
If you have any questions about college, financial aid, and/or scholarship information over the Summer break, please e-mail our College Advisor, Jordan Allison, at JAllison@houstonisd.org.
Apply to any Texas public college: http://applytexas.orgApply to most private universities all over the nation: http://commonapp.orgHere is a college application checklist for upcoming Seniors: http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-in/applying-101/college-application-checklist
Search for colleges by major, location, and culture: http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/college-searchNot sure of what you want to major in? Look here! http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/majors-careers
Four steps to get to college: http://knowhow2go.acenet.edu/four-steps-to-college.htmlHow to get into your dream college: http://www.collegemapper.com/blog/2012/09/admissions-101/
FINANCIAL AIDUnderstand how to receive financial aid: http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/financial-aid/3-steps-to-getting-financial-aid
Unsure of which financial aid application to choose: http://www.collegeforalltexans.com/index.cfm?objectid=D465D848-EA0F-C0EA-5209BC8C89262877
Complete the FASFA if you are a permanent citizen: http://fafsa.gov/
Print and complete the TAFSA if you are not a permanent citizen and have lived in Texas for at least two years: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/reports/PDF/6310.PDF?CFID=20846146&CFTOKEN=18139815 (Check for updated TASFA)
How to get on the right track for college: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/elizabeth-romero/get-into-college-in-10-simple-steps_b_3442550.htmlSteps to get into your dream school starting freshman year: http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-in/applying-101/how-to-start-getting-ready-for-college-in-9th-and-10th-grade
Make a plan to get to college: http://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/make-a-plan
Who can I contact about more information?
College Access Cordinator
Email at JAllison@houstonisd.org