Summer: Sign up for a college prep class or two to take this year. These classes can help prepare you for the college experience.
Winter: What you do this year affects where you can apply to college. Plan ahead by meeting with your school’s college counselor.
Spring: Join a club or organization at school or in your community to explore your interests. You'll be able to expand your experience and learn about your interests, helping you consider what you may want to join or study in college.
Fall: Research colleges now and start thinking about schools to add to your interest list. Ask yourself: Which colleges have my major of interest? Should I attend in-state or out-of-state? What kind of experience do I want?
Winter: Check out college websites to learn all the ways you can connect and learn more about them through virtual and in-person visit programs.
Spring: Use this time to start writing your college essay. They take time and thought, so starting early is a no-brainer.
Fall: It’s time to apply! Make sure you have everything in order, and we recommend you plan out extra time before the deadline.
Spring: Visit programs are happening, and we’re excited to meet you. Visit our campus or take our virtual tour.
Summer: Enjoy this stretch of time with friends and family. Your college journey is about to start!