Admissions Testing & College Applications
- ACT vs. SAT – Learn the differences between the two exams.
- ACT – America’s most widely accepted college entrance exam. ACT also provides educational and career planning for students & teachers at all levels.
- CollegeBoard – Register for SAT, apply for colleges, and complete a profile so colleges can be matched to you!
- NCAA Eligibility Center – For the student-athlete looking to play Division I or II athletics.
- Peterson’s – Tips for the college bound student: how to search for, apply to, get accepted in, and pay for college!
- SUNY – Find everything related to the 64 SUNY campuses here – including one common SUNY application!
- The Common Application – Streamline your application process – one Common Application accepted at over 600 colleges/universities.
- Comparing College Award Letters – This site helps you evaluate your financial aid packages and determine the bottom line cost – the difference between the cost of attendance and your financial aid package – for each college.
- Debt.org – America’s Debt Help Organization
- FAFSA – Apply for your FAFSA ID and financial aid online!
- Federal Student Aid – Information on how to make getting financial aid easier.
- FinAid – A smart student guide to financial aid.
- HESC – Find out about TAP (Tuition Assistance Program), student loans, and all of the programs offered by New York state.
- NYSFAAA – The official website of the New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association; includes pertinent information regarding financial aid for students and families.
- SallieMae – Assistance to tackle those student loans.
- CampusTours.com – See what a campus is really like by going on a virtual tour!
- Cappex – Your college decision headquarters to find colleges and scholarships.
- College Navigator – Find the right college for you.
- College Scorecard – Compare colleges and search for schools based on degree program, size, location, etc.
- College Source – A college resource guide for over 91,000 colleges/universities.
- College View – Helps students find the school that fits best, based on location, majors, cost, etc.
- College Week Live – Virtual College Fair visits, which include live video sessions with admissions experts. Participants can also be part of video chats with current college students.
- eCampusTours – See what a campus is really like through a virtual tour.
- Mapping Your Future – A useful site for college and financial aid planning.
- My College Guide – A great tool to assist you with your college search.
- My College Options – Find colleges that are a match for you, based on the profile you create.
- My Majors – Assistance in finding the major that fits you.
- New York’s Private Colleges & Universities Admissions & Financial Aid – Sponsored by the commission on Independent Colleges and Universities, this site includes information about New York’s private colleges/universities admissions, financial aid, and open house information.
- NextStepU – Information on scholarship information, writing contests, and much, much more.
- The Princeton Review – Your one stop shop for test prep/review to college admissions assistance.
- Fastweb – Conduct an online scholarship search and find $$$ for college!
- Good Call – Leading site for scholarships and financial aid resources.
- Scholarships.com – Free college scholarship search and financial aid resource.
- StudentScholarships.org – The largest scholarship database on the web.
Career & Employment Information
- The Fort Miller Group, Schuylerville, NY
- Summer employment, as well as full-time employment (for full-time, a student must be a high school graduate and 18 years old.)
Questions can be directed to Aindrea Lundberg, HR Representative, (518) 695-5000 Ext. 210
- D.A. Collins Companies, Wilton, NY
- Students must be 18 years old and be able to work full-time. D.A. Collins is looking to hire for full-time only once a student graduates.
- To apply, contact John Whittaker, Project Manager, Kubricky Construction Corp.
- Office: (518) 792-5864 Ext 0710 or Cell: (518) 410-3858
- Career Builder – Allows individuals to apply for jobs, post resumes, create job alerts and much, much more!
- Career Cruising – A self-exploration and planning site that assists individuals in achieving their full potential.
- iApply – Find a complete guide and learn what you need to do to meet your goal of attending college.
- Monster College – Top career networking site for college students and graduates.
- Zip Recruiter – A job search engine website
Test Taking Tips & Study Strategies
- Homework Tips
- INeedAPencil – SAT Prep Materials
- Number2.com – SAT Prep and ACT Prep Materials
- Prepfactory – An interactive ACT and SAT test preparation site.
- Regents Review 2.0 – Regents review materials for all New York State Regents exams.
- The Math Forum – Math review and learning tools for all ages.
- TestTakingTips.com – Test taking tips, studying strategies, and other resources to help you prepare for testing.
- Veritas Prep – Your online test prep center for all types of tests.
- Vocab Sushi – Free website to help you learn vocabulary to enhance your education.