BigFuture - A college preparation site provided by The College Board.
College Greenlight - A platform that provides support to students through the college search and application process, featuring "best fit" college lists, customized college profiles, and a scholarship database.
CollegeView - This site contains hundreds of articles pertaining to the college planning process, along with over 4,000 college-specific information pages.
Start Now - Your quick guide to preparing for UA, NAU, and ASU, in English and Spanish.
AZTransfer.com - This site is designed for use by students transferring within Arizona's public institutions of higher education community colleges, tribal colleges, and state universities and by the advisors and faculty who assist them.
Maricopa Community Colleges Transfer Center - This website lists the universities that are transfer partners with Maricopa Community Colleges and even provides the approximate cost of tuition for each school.
Bridging Success - This program specializes in providing campus support to meet the unique needs of alumni of foster care. They will help you navigate your higher education while providing continuous support until the day you graduate and receive your diploma!
Explore Majors and Careers:
Arizona Career Information System (AzCIS) - A comprehensive college planning site, including a college search, information on programs of study, a scholarship search, and more. (Username and password available through College Depot.)
O*Net OnLine - This website offers tools for career exploration, has detailed descriptions of occupations, the skills needed, job analysis, and more.
Find the Funding:
College Up - This website offered by USA Funds offers helpful information on financial aid, including a quiz to help determine whose financial information is needed on the FAFSA.
Financial Aid for Foster Youth - This website offers information on financial aid and scholarship opportunities for foster youth as well as other great resources.
Higher Education Opportunity Act Information on College Costs - You will find information about tuition and net costs at postsecondary institutions.
StudentAid.gov - An education guide provided by the US Department of Education describing the steps needed for students to get ready for college.
Prepare for the ACT, PSAT or SAT:
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SAT vs. ACT Handout
LearningExpressLibrary (Library card required if accessing from a computer outside of the library.)Khan Academy Free SAT Test Prep - a joint SAT Prep and SAT test feature, brought to you by Khan Acadamy and Collegeboard.com
Peterson's Test Prep - This site has the most common standardized tests for students going to college: SAT, ACT, PSAT, SAT Subject Tests*, AP Exams*, CLEP Tests*, TOEFL, and the GED test. Use the resources and articles to get prepared.
Test Prep Practice - This site provides a large variety of practice tests for the college bound.
Testing and Education Reference Center - A start-to-finish resource with all the information and support materials including a scholarship search feature, practice tests and courses, and more. A library card is required if accessing from a computer outside of the library.
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