Bear Creek High School – Internet Resource List 2012-2013

Multiple Use

Site

What You Can Do Here

Naviance

naviance.com

College Planning

Resumes

Careers

Interest Inventories

College Apprenticeship and Contact Information Board

collegeboard.org

Register for SAT I and SAT II

College Search

Apply Online

CSS/Profile Online

Scholarship Search

Test Preparation Information

College in Colorado

collegeincolorado.org

College Search

Apply Online

ACT

act.org

Register for ACT

Test Preparation Information

College Search

CollegeNet

collegenet.com

College Search

Apply Online

FastWeb

fastweb.com

College Search

Apply Online

Scholarship Search

The Princeton Review

princetonreview.com

College Search

Apply Online

Links to Scholarship Search

Careers and Colleges

careersandcolleges.com

College Search

Apply Online

Links to Scholarship Search

US News

usnews.com

College Search

Information on US News College Rankings

Financial Aid Search

Scholarship Search

Compare Colleges (up to 4 side by side)

Jefferson County Public Schools

Bear Creek High School

http://bchsweb.jeffco.k12.co.us/bchs/index.html 

 

Resources and links for parents and students

Scholarship Search

Fast Web

fastweb.com

National Database

Widely Used

Updated Quarterly

Very Reputable

Sallie Mae / College Answer

collegeanswer.com

National Database

Endorsed by Sallie Mae Financial Services

Very Reputable

Financial Aid Information

FinAid

finaid.org

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

Calculators for EFC (Estimated Family Contribution) and Loan Payments

FAFSA

fafsa.ed.gov

FAFSA (Online completion for the Free  Application for Federal Student Aid)

Student Guide to Financial Aid

studentaid.ed.gov

FAFSA Instructions

Student Guide to Financial Aid

Funding your Education


Online Applications

Common Application

commonapp.org

Common Application and Individual College Supplements available to download

CollegeBoard

collegeboard.com

List of Early Action/Early Decision plans

Organized College Search

CollegeNet

collegenet.com

General College Information

College in Colorado

collegeincolorado.org

College Search

Apply Online

Test Preparation

ACT

act.org

Registration and preparation for the ACT

CollegeBoard

collegeboard.com

Registration and preparation for the SAT (and SAT II)

Career/Major Search

The Princeton Review

princetonreview.com

Princeton Review Career Quiz or Profile Survey

CollegeBoard

collegeboard.org

Match careers with interests and abilities

The Four Temperaments

keirsey.com

Take Keirsey Temperament and Personality Sorter

Careers

careers.org

Click on Career Gems to link to best career sites

College in Colorado

collegeincolorado.org

Comprehensive Guide to Colleges in Colorado

Apprenticeship Programs

coworkforce.com/sjh/apprenticeships.asp

Apprenticeship and Contact Information

Other Useful Websites

Colorado Commission on Higher Education

state.co.us/cche

Higher Education Admission Requirements

Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

wiche.edu

Western Undergraduate Exchange Program – western state schools that allow students to enroll for less than out-of-state tuition

NCAA Initial Eligibility

ncaaclearinghouse.net

Information on athletic eligibility requirements for Division I and II colleges, recruiting policies, NCAA Clearinghouse information and registration, and what colleges offer specific sports

National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

naia.org

Information on the NAIA

Hobson’s CollegeView

collegeview.com

Profiles of HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)

Peterson’s Culinary Schools

petersons.com/culinary

Listing of culinary schools across the country

National Association for College Admission Counseling

nacacnet.org

Provides Steps to College, an online newsletter for college bound seniors, a college prep calendar, recommended web resources, free publications, and more. Be sure to check out "Students' Rights and Responsibilities in the College Admissions Process."