College Representative Visits
All college visits are during Seminar in the Library or lunch time in the commons. Announcements are made the day before and day of the representative's visit
VISITS @ 9:40 will meet in the WHS library; 11:50 visits will be in the WHS commons lunchroom.
Aug. 21, 2014: US Marine representative at noon
Sept. 9, 2014: Cloud County Community College rep @ 9:40
Oct. 2 @ noon- Pratt Community College
Oct.9, @9:40, KSU rep
Oct. 14, 2014: Washburn University rep@ 9:40
Oct. 21, @9:40- Allen County Community College Rep
Nov. 3@9:40- Fort Hays State University rep
FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP for PARENTS OF JUNIORS AND SENIORS- December /January (date to be set shortly) presented by Washburn Financial Aid office
College Goal Sunday will be held sometime in February, 2014 to help families complete the FAFSA – the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, the first step in the post-secondary financial aid process. Attending College Goal Sunday is free! At Washburn University! Go towww.collegegoal.org/where.htm to register. Be sure to apply for a FAFSA PIN prior to attending. BOTH parents and prospective students need their own PIN numbers.
WANT TO VOLUNTEER IN THE NURSING FIELD? access: stormontvail.org/become-a-volunteer
Another way to request your transcript- JUST IN CASE YOU WANT IT SENT ELECTRONICALLY>
Students: You may now request to have your transcript sent to any college by using this service that is provided for you. Simply, click on this link: parchment.com and go to My transcripts to get started. However, the charge is $3.50. I will send it for you free, so email or call me; however, this service is available.
APPLY TO ALL 4 Year colleges by Nov. 1. DEADLINE!!! Apply so you are in line for scholarship money!
**` GREAT WAY TO PREPARE FOR YOUR COLLEGE ...IMPROVE YOUR ACT SCORE AND BE PREPARED!! In case you missed Carolyn and ACT prep class earlier this fall, she offers more.
ACT PREP class offered by Carolyn Devane in Wamego and Manhattan High at various times of the year. Usually these classes are offered 3 evenings for $75 which includes the super resource book below. Contact Mrs. Workman for these dates.
GREAT RESOURCE FOR ACT students:
THE REAL ACT PREP GUIDE- $21.97 on Amazon.com (One copy is available for check out in the WHS library)
* Register with the selective service @ www.sss.gov All 18 year old males are required by law to register. If you fail to register, you cannot qualify for federal student grants or loans for college. 2 minutes to register online. Males can enroll online when they are 17 yrs. and 3 months old. A good thing to do so that all financial aid is given if going to college.
Students: SET UP YOUR FASTWEB ACCOUNT by logging onto www.fastweb.com This site will allow you to scan for scholarships in your major field of interest, then email you when the deadline is getting close. Great account to have! DO IT NOW!