Online Resources for College Planning
American College Test
An excellent college research program
Compare colleges, explore majors and careers, create a college list to keep what you love in one place.
Virtual tours to campuses throughout the country using interactive maps, movies/videos, and pictures
College Board Online
Uses college search software ExPAN on-line for free to find colleges that match your goals and interests
Download the Common Application or submit the application electronically. Be sure to notify your counselor if this is your plan
Links to colleges and universities
New York State's Higher Education Corporation
Link to other college or lender web sites, find out about state and federal aid, and print a New York State TAP application or change form
Comprehensive college search engine
Please use this website to get more information about SUNY colleges and also to apply to SUNY campuses
Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Interactive web version of the FAFSA form
Free scholarship and college searches plus financial aid tools, and more!
The Excelsior Scholarship, in combination with other student financial aid programs, allows students to attend a SUNY or CUNY college tuition-free.
Online Resources for Help with Financial Aid & Paying for College
Fast web can help you find money for college by searching through over 600,000 scholarships! www.fastweb.com Sallie Mae can help you find information on the college process, financial aid questions answered, as well as links to scholarships www.salliemae.com Student Aid provides information that allows insight into many things such as how to borrow money and information on repaying loans back. This web site provides additional links that may be very helpful for parents and students. www.studentaid.ed.gov This web site allows students to apply for federal financial aid online. This form (FAFSA) is the form that most college students will use in order to receive financial aid. This application can not be submitted until January 1st. The guidance office will also have paper FAFSA forms. www.fafsa.ed.gov College Net is a great resource for many things that can help you learn more about the college process. It has a great scholarship search that allows you to narrow down scholarships through many categories. www.collegenet.com This web site is another source to search over thousands of scholarships and discover more information about financial aid. www.scholarships.com This will link you to other college or lender web sites, find out about state and federal aid, and print a New York State TAP application or change form. http://www.hesc.com/bulletin.nsf/ The Sloan Career Cornerstone Center is an ever-expanding resource for anyone interested in exploring career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, computing, and healthcare. www.careercornerstone.org Join the largest and most successful online network connecting high school athletes and college coaches. You can set up athletic profiles for potential coaches to view. www.berecruited.com