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.
Sept. 1, 2015  US Marine representative at noon
Sept. 15, 2015: Emporia STate University @ noon
Sept. 16, 2015: KSU rep  @ 9:40
Sept 17, 2015: CAT Dream it, Do it@ 9:40
Oct. 6, 2015: Ft Hays U rep @ noon
Oct. 21, 2015: Allen County Community College Rep@ noon
Nov.5, 2015:Washburn rep@ noon

College Goal Sunday will be held in February (date to be determined) from 2pm-4pm  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


Students:  You may now request to have your transcript sent to any college  by CONTACTING YOUR FRIENDLY LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELOR!  This is a free service!






 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.  
  .DO you want to improve your score on the ACT even more? Want someone who can tutor you in just the right subject? Contact Mrs. Workman for the source. It means driving to Manhattan and paying $15-20 per 1 1/2 hour, but well worth it!  Increases your chance GREATLY to improve your score!
                             


           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 will not be allowed to take Junior day the week prior to finals week, if they are having to take  the finals.
  • Students are able to take 1 day as a Junior Day to visit  a college of their choice; Seniors are able to take 2 Senior Days to visit colleges of their choice.
  • Prepare for the FAFSA by logging into: www.fafsa.ed.gov  and start filling out your tax information now.  You can come back and update it after your taxes are done but this allows for early submission and you can meet college deadlines. Remember to write down your username and pin; you will use it for the length of your college career.  See also the FAFSA page on this website.

     

    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!





     
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