Application filing period for UCs and CSUs
November 8- Why Us? Workshop
While college applications often have a required essay, many colleges include their own school-specific questions called writing supplements. One of the most common supplement questions is the infamous "Why This College?" Be sure to attend the Why Us? workshop on Thursday, November 8th during lunch to hear our USC rep explain what responses colleges are looking for.
November 2: SAT Registration deadline for December 1 test
If you are applying regular decision, many colleges will still accept the December test score as long as you report on your applications that you plan to take the December test. Please confirm with individual colleges.
November 12: Veteran’s Day- No School
Take this opportunity to visit local area colleges; many campuses are open. There’s no better experience than a campus visit to help you understand the feel of the school.
November 19-23 Thanksgiving Break
Enjoy this time of togetherness without the stress of the college apps. Hopefully, you have the UC and CSU apps submitted before this time.
November 26 Open Lab
Counselors will be at the College/Career Center at lunch to help students with their college applications. Computers will be available for students to use to login to their accounts or students can bring their own. No sign ups needed- walk ins are welcome!
November 30 PCC Pre-Application Workshop
Our PCC rep will explain the application process and highlight important information about matriculating to PCC.
7 Reminders for Seniors for College Application Season
Finalize your College List
Complete all standardized testing and have your official scores sent to your Colleges
Thank your Teachers!
Remember, application deadlines are NOT flexible!
Breathe, relax and take time for yourself!