College Application Week: Students
Follow the steps below to apply to colleges. Get a jumpstart on financial aid, too!
❶ Be prepared.► College is any type of education or training after high school. Review your options.
► Find the right fit: think about the most important criteria in choosing a college and compare options carefully.
► Make a list of three to five colleges you are interested in with deadline information; prioritize the applications due soon!
► Complete the College Application Week worksheet for your top three choices.
► Prepare and bring all of the additional information and documents you will need to complete the application such as a high school transcript, essay, letters of recommendation and more.
❸ Complete the student survey.► Complete the College Application Week student survey.
❹ Take the next steps.► Explore monthly checklists for the rest of the year of what to do to prepare for college.
► Take the next step: apply for a FSA ID in order to fill out the FAFSA.
► Still have extra time? Work on the Oregon Promise Grant Application or OSAC Scholarship Application.