Senior Check List

In the fall……

  • Last chance to take the ACT/SAT!!! Register early. 
  • Fill out scholarships.
  • Request college applications, financial aid and housing applications.  
  • Meet with Mrs. Branam to make sure your transcript and records are correct and up-to-date. 
  • Attend college fairs and financial aid workshops.
  • Make the last of your college visits. 
  • Ask for letters of recommendation from teachers, coaches, and employers.  
  • Finish essays for college applications and scholarships. 
  • Send in applications to your college choices. 
  • Fill out financial aid forms.

 

In the winter…..

  • Gather tax information for financial aid applications.
  • Apply for scholarships.
  • See Mrs. Branam about having your transcript sent to colleges. 

 

In the spring….

  • Decide on a college and notify the admissions office by May 1st. Notify other colleges who have accepted you that you will not be attending. 
  • Create a budget to determine your needs. 
  • Determine if you need a student loan.  If so, file your application. 
  • See your doctor for a physical and any needed vaccinations. 
  • Complete your housing and meal applications. 
  • See Mrs. Branam about having your final transcript sent to your college. 

 

In the summer….

  • Notify your college of any scholarships you have received. 
  • Pack for college. 
  • Congratulations and enjoy college!