Links to College Information

ACT – ACT registration, info about ACT testing, college search engine

Association of Independent CA Colleges and Universities – The association for the 77 independent colleges and universities in the state of California

California – Info on all colleges in California, college search engine (Explore Colleges)

CA community college info – Info on all the community colleges in the state

California Dream Act – CA student aid commission website for Dream Act info

College Week Live – Online college fair, check schedule for dates and times of ‘events’.

College Board – SAT registration, info about the SAT Reasoning and SAT Subject test(s), college search engine

Common Application – The Common Application is used by many private schools and is entirely online. This one application can work for 100s of schools.

CA State Univ – CSU online application, campus match search engine, campus highlights, etc.

FAFSA – Site for Federal financial aid form, FAFSA available after January 1 for the ‘following school year’. Please be carefull here and do not apply for the “wrong” school year!

Fastweb – Comprehensive scholarship search engine site

 – A guide that lists colleges that you can apply to for free

Finaid – Financial Aid, College info, great web site with tons of great info – a website that provides easy-to-understand information about planning and paying for college

Test Prep (free on-line class) – This is a free SAT test prep on-line service that is worth a look. The only ‘down-side’ to this site is you have to sit through the commercials, but it is free and worth a look. 

The Princeton Review – Search colleges/universities using and test prep info.

University of California – UC online application, campus highlights, scholarship info, etc.