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College Resources

Uplift Community High School's Counseling Department believes that every student can succeed in post-secondary life and find the college and/or career of their dreams.

Naviance: Your go-to spot to learn about college/career possibilities, search for info about colleges, and request transcripts for schools that you apply to.
 
 
Seniors! Are colleges asking for your transcripts and test scores? Fill out this form and I will send them along.
 

College Search:
 
AWESOME website for finding the right school for you--search by location, size and programs offered: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/

Financial Aid:

 
FSA ID: You and your parent/guardian need to make an FSA ID in order to complete the FAFSA: fsaid.ed.gov
 
Scholarships:
 
College Greenlight: National scholarships. Fill out a profile and you will be matched with scholarships you are eligible for.
 
CPS Academic Works: Similar to College Greenlight, but includes scholarships specifically for CPS students! This is the best website for CPS students to access and apply for scholarships.
 

PSAT/SAT/AP:

College Board: Use the CB website to see your SAT scores, send scores to schools, register to re-take the test, and join your AP classes.
 
Athletics:

NCAA High School Course Requirements: http://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes/future/core-courses