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College Search

Naviance
Pacifica’s college search tool

College Board
Retrieve the academic profile of a college freshman.

College Navigator
Federal website containing more data on the nation’s colleges and universities than any other website.

College Results Online
This site provides four-, five-, and six-year graduation rates of schools across the country.

Zinch
A matchmaker website where students create a profile online that they can share with schools

Cappex
Another matchmaker website where students share their profiles with schools. You can access Meritaid.com, providing a directory of scholarships that thousands of schools offer

College Majors 101
This site offers information about what you can do with dozens of majors, as well as what you can expect academically if you pursue these majors.

College Insight
The brainchild of the Institute for College Access and Success, containing detailed information on thousands of colleges

College Data
Helps you conduct a college search, predict admissions chances, and calculate financial aid

Petersons
College search and matchmaking website

Unigo
A college blog that will keep you up to date on the latest trends in college admission, testing, and financial aid. Also contains Q&A sessions with college admission officers and other higher education experts

Christian Connector
Contains information on more than a hundred Christian colleges and opportunities for scholarships

College Prowler
College reviews written by current students on every aspect of campus life

College Week Live
Take virtual college tours and visit with college admissions reps through online chats.

College Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

College Confidential
Provides information about college admissions, allows school searches, and hosts discussion boards.

Forbes

Washington Monthly

Testing

SAT vs. ACT
Compare the two tests and decide which test meets your needs.

SAT General Information
Learn about all three sections of the SAT and how to register. Use the link to online sample questions.

SAT FAQs

SAT Subject Tests General Information
Learn about the many different Subject Tests, which ones you should take, and when.

ACT General Information
Learn about the test, register, and use the online test preparation.

PSAT General Information »
Learn about the Preliminary SAT which is given in the fall to prepare students for the SAT.

Test Preparation

Revolution Prep

Princeton Review

Kaplan

Scholarships & Financial

Fastweb

Meritaid

Scholarship Experts

Simple Tuition: College Cost Adjustor

FAFSA: Federal Student Aid

Cal Grant

The Project on Student Debt

NCAA & Recruitment

NCAA Eligibility Center

The following websites allow student athletes to create online profiles and connect them to college coaches:

BeRecuited.com

CaptainU.com

prospectsites.com

Essay Writing

Essay Advice

College Board Essay Writing Tips

Cambridge Essay Service

Essay Informational

CollegeEssay.com

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