SHS seniors: Read these helpful tips on filling out college applications


College application waiting to be filled out.

If you are a senior and are looking for some tips on applying for college you have come to the right place. Applying can be very stressful and overwhelming when it comes to completing the requirements for each different college and actually meeting specific deadlines.

Here are several important tips to keep in mind:

Have I gotten teacher recommendations that I need?
Have I started to look into finical aid like the FAFSA?
Have I emailed the guidance department for my transcript?
On what date is my essay due?
Have I begun to look into any scholarships?
On what specific dates are my applications due?

“Please don’t be afraid to ask questions, we are always here for anyone who needs it.” said guidance counselor Mrs. Theresa Onody. If seniors are also looking for some advice or information, they can always go to the Class of 2021 Google Classroom. The code is xe3e5jd.

Below are several useful links that may prove very useful to seniors preparing for college.

College Board

Ten tips to remember when applying

What NOT to-do on your application

13 Surprising tips about applying to colleges

How to ace your college applications

Class of 2021 Guidance Google Classroom