College Information

College is a big decision. To help you, we have provided a list of resources below.

Don’t know where to start? Check out:

College application FAQ’s

Need help finding schools you might like to attend?

Big Future – Excellent college search engine

US News Best Colleges – Uses ranking information to help find a match for you

CampusReel – View student & community produced videos about campus life at hundreds of colleges across the country.

Need help navigating a college’s website to find information?

How To: Navigate a College Website

Need help figuring out how to pay for college?

Lend EDU – Lots of good information (including videos) about student loans and scholarships

Federal Student Aid – Information about federal student grants and loans

FAFSA – To fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA – required at all colleges, no matter how much money your family makes)

Fast Web – A free scholarship database

GoingMerry – A free scholarship common application program

NCAA eligibility and scholarships – Info on athletic scholarships and NCAA eligibility

Local Scholarships – Local scholarships

*If interested in Military Tuition Assistance programs, see the Military page.