Links to Pages about Preparing for College
You should read these pages, even if you are only in Middle School. You don’t need to choose a college yet. You don’t need to fill out applications for college or for scholarships yet, but —
What you do in the next several years can make a huge difference when you start to make college plans.
YES, you should read these pages, even if you are just starting Middle School.
Read these pages now. Read them again every year until you start college.
Read Step 1. Thinking About College
Think College Starting Today the overview: You might have read this already.
Prepare for College NOW 1 for middle school students
Prepare for College 2 for Freshmen and Sophomores
Prepare for College 3 for Juniors and Seniors
Step 6. How to fill out college applications that lead to acceptance? College Applications
Step 7. How can I get Financial Aid?
Step 8. How can I Win a Scholarship?
Step 9. How to choose a College Major
Step 10. College or NOT? How to decide: get a job, job training, join military, or go to college?