Future Student Checklist
High School Students
Before Senior Year
- Look into college entrance requirements and check with your counselor to make sure you’re taking the required courses
- Register to take the ACT. Consider taking it as early as your junior year.
- Schedule a campus tour.
- Investigate scholarship opportunities.
- Take the ACT.
- Consider concurrent enrollment to ease into college courses.
- Apply for admission to college.
- Complete the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as you can after January 1st
- Prepare scholarship applications
- Send out high school transcripts
- Check on enrollment dates for college
- Adult Students with College Credit
- Check into the Reach Higher Program for help with degree completion
- All Adult Students
- Complete application for college (you’ll need transcripts from high school and any previous colleges attended)
- Complete the FAFSA
- Check into COMPASS Testing to determine college placement
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