College Resources

Log on to Naviance: succeed.naviance.com/communictions

College Search Tools

Going to College in New Jersey and Life 101 (online versions): www.gtcinj.com

Researching Careers: www.jobsmadereal.com and whodouwant2b.com

Great information for students with disabilities: http://www.edsmart.org/students-with-disabilities-college-guide/#Scholarships

Podcasts to help you in the college search process:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-college-prep-podcast/id909682404?mt=2
http://www.tamingthehighcostofcollege.com/
http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/getting_in/2015/09/getting_in_a_podcast_about_applying_to_college.html
http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2430/getting-in-a-college-coach-conversation
http://doescollegematter.org/

College Navigator: nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator

College Scorecard: http://collegecost.ed.gov/scorecard/

Connect with student mentors and search for similar students at colleges and universities you are interested in. A fee may apply for more advanced services: www.admitsee.com

College Majors: http://www.collegemajors101.com/

College Essay: http://www.collegeessayguy.com/ Click on Free Stuff

Online Colleges in New Jersey: http://www.onlinecolleges.net/New-Jersey/

Paying For College/Financial Aid

Return on Investment: http://www.payscale.com/college-salary-report

New Jersey Grants: www.njgrants.org

CSS Profile (Participating institutions:) https://profileonline.collegeboard.org/prf/PXRemotePartInstitutionServlet/PXRemotePartInstitutionServlet.srv
CSS Profile (Instructional video:) https://www.khanacademy.org/college-admissions/paying-for-college/financial-aid-process/a/css-profile-walkthrough

Compare College Costs: http://www.collegecalc.org/

FAFSA guide: www.bestschools.com/fafsa

Dollars for College Toolkit: http://gradnation.org/learn/dollars-college-toolkit

A (fairly) new concept for earning scholarship money: raise.me

Scholarship search websites: https://www.edsmart.org/best-scholarship-websites/

Some awesome, free student loan calculators: https://lendedu.com/blog/student-loan-calculators/

Testing

Free SAT Prep: https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat

ACT and SAT test prep tips from Chegg (also a place to go to borrow textbooks and save money in college!): http://www.chegg.com/test-prep/sat and http://www.chegg.com/test-prep/act

NEW: Sign up for the new SAT or PSAT test prep free from Khan Academy: https://www.khanacademy.org/sat?utm_source=cbemail&utm_content=emlc2&utm_campaign=CollegeBoardEM&ep_mid=11123335&ep_rid=106498946



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