- Senior Fall Letter 2013
- Letter of Recommendation Template
- Official Transcript Request Form
- UC & CSU Assessment EXEMPTIONS
- California State University CSU List
- California Community College List
- University of California UC List
College OPTIONS helps students of all ages and their families in Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama counties make informed choices about post-high school education. This valuable FREE resource offers assistance with college applications, confidential financial aid advising, free workshops, and informational material.
- College Options Scholarship Information
College OPTIONS helps students and parents with scholarship resources. There is no “magic bullet” for scholarships. It takes time, research and effort. However, it is effort that can literally pay off. College OPTIONS is working to create materials on this website to improve your access to and ability to secure scholarships.
- Education Corner
University Prep is now on the University of California A-G website. To check out the U-Prep courses that have been approved (so far) click here.
Thinking about what's after high school?
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Lots of hot button connections....
General College Information -- A starting place CCApplyCollege Entrance Exams -- Including test prep options
CalState University System
College Application Exchange
College Opportunities Online
The Common Application - works for over 200 colleges
iApply application web site
Preparing Your Child for College - good parent resource
U.S. Department of Education - main web site for colleges
University of California Pathways
Walking Tours - videos of many colleges
MatchCollege All About the ACTCalifornia Cash for College
Diagnostic Writing Service for CSU or UC Admissions
Kaplan private test prep helps
Online Practice Tests pay for services
Princeton private test prep helps
PSAT, SAT I AND II The College Board site
Financing Information -- How do we pay for higher education? California Student Aid Commission (government site)Events & Workshops
College Net (private website)
Ed Fund - Student Loans
Ed Wise - Ed Fund's Financial Planning Guide
FAFSA online (Required federal forms for all applicants)
FastWeb (scholarship search; private company's site)
Financial Aid Award Letter (Financial Aid Award Letter analysis site)
Guide to Financial Aid (private company's guide)
International Education Financial Aid
Mapping Your Future
Scholarshare - California's 529 Plan
Student Guide from the U.S. Department of Education
Wired Scholar (Sallie Mae site)