Counselor's Office


ACT Prep

Parents - Great tips to stay connected to your teen!
Stay Connected

APPS - THERE ARE NUMEROUS FREE APPS FOR ACT PRACTICE AND ACT PREP - DOWNLOAD ONE AND USE IT DAILY

GREAT WEBSITE FOR STATE AND NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS AND OKLAHOMA FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION:
okcollegestart.org.  CLICK ON THE "FINANCIAL AID PLANNING" TAB AND GO DOWN TO "FIND SCHOLARSHIPS"  BE SURE TO CLICK ON SCHOLARSHIP LINKS AT THE BOTTOM OF THAT PAGE FOR EVEN MORE SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIP
OKcollegestart

NATIONWIDE SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH
UCANGO2
FASTWEB
Click on financial aid to find out frequently asked questions about grants and loans.  
FINANCIAL AID 101

FAFSA OPENS OCT. 1, 2019
SENIORS:  YOU MUST CREATE A FAFSA ID:  GO AHEAD AND DO THIS IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND COLLEGE FALL, 2020.
FAFSA 

ACT - Here is a link to the ACT dates and all the infomation you will need for this school year.  Ardmore HS is the closest testing center(code 183200).  Plainview code is 370195 - You will need these to register.
ACT Info

OU AND OSU APPLICATIONS FOR FALL, 2020, ARE OPEN.  OK PROMISE STUDENTS CAN HAVE APPLICATION FEE WAIVED.

8-10th graders - OKLAHOMA PROMISE - GO ONLINE AND APPLY OR ASK YOUR COUNSELOR - IF YOUR FAMILY MAKES UNDER $50,000 PER YEAR AND YOU TAKE A COLLEGE-BOUND CURRICULUM
OK PROMISE


MURRAY STATE COLLEGE - CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS - CHECK OUT THIS LINK
TUITION IS NOW FREE FOR JUNIORS AND SENIORS - YOU WILL PAY FOR FEES AND BOOKS
CONCURRENT ENROLLMENT

COLLEGE DAYS

SOPHOMORES  -  1             JUNIORS  - 2           SENIORS  -  2               
These do NOT count against your bonus points!  
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SCHOLARSHIPS!!!
Please remember to watch deadlines!

Check out some new links under Department Links -  
college scholarships is updated monthly!  
This will take you directly to okcollegestart.org    Click on financial aid, then scholarships.   Scroll down through the scholarships and choose some to fill out!  You can't win one without filling it out!

This website has a great ACT practice test!

JUNIORS:

This is your year to take the ACT for college admission.
The dates and deadlines to register are listed on studentact.org
Also visit some college campuses - job shadow
Requirements to take college classes are
3.0 gpa or 19 composite.

SENIORS -

Start filling out applications and visiting colleges.  Check out some of these scholarships opportunities.  Come by my office and let's talk about your plan for next year!!
2 free college visits per year without losing bonus points.

OU - scholarship deadline is Dec. 15th. Click below for link to application.
OU Freshman App
OSU - scholarship deadline is Feb. 1st.  Click below for link to application.
OSU Application

Feb. 1 is the scholarship deadline for most Oklahoma universities!