Junior Checklist draft

It’s time to buckle down and start making important decisions like choosing your college major, narrowing down your college list, taking standardized tests like the ACT and SAT that colleges require, and writing the college admissions essay.

Find out what you need to do now to prepare for Senior year and learn how you can find money, resources and support that will help you into college.

Filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is so important! Learn how filling it out impacted San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro’s decision to attend Stanford University. Then see how going to Trinity University and getting to know her financial aid counselor and options meant everything to poet Amanda Flores.

  • Challenge Yourself
    Learn what you need to do get ahead and graduate on time.
  • Make a Plan
    Take the steps you need to get closer to that college degree.
  • Discover Your Options 
    Start thinking about what you would like to major in  and find the right fit for college.
  • Find the Money
    Discover ways you can start saving and finding money for college.
  • College Quiz
    How much do you really know about preparing for college?
  • Scholarships!
    Everyone likes the idea of free money! Check out these links for local scholarships you may be eligible to apply for. Good luck!

Make a plan! College is just around the corner!