Admission & Financial Aid

Freshmen

Why college

  • A high school degree is not enough for most jobs
  • More education =
    • More money
    • A better chance you will always have a job
    • Opportunities to meet new people

How to get ready

  • Plan out your classes: Create a four-year outline of what classes you should take during high school to meet college admission requirements. Find out the specific admission requirements of the colleges that interest you. 
  • Explore your interests: Find out your likes and dislikes – from what you would like to study to extracurricular activities to the college size. College selection is about finding the “best fit” between you and the college.
  • Research: Go online and check out a variety of college websites. If you like what you see, request information to be sent to you.
  • Talk about college: Talk to your parents, other family members, friends, teachers, coaches and guidance counselors to help you find answers to your questions about college.