Orientación Universitaria

College Counseling

GRADE 10

    ►Talk with parents about college costs
    ►Make it a game to find all the scholarship money that you can
    ►Considerer schools that give big for foreign students
    ►Considerer online courses in a field of interest
JANUARY

GRADE 11

    ►Join College Board, Khan Academy and est, SAT study plan
    ►Reserve dates for exams and Mexican university college fair
    ►Do self-assessment and career research
    ►Look into scholarships
    ►Set up applications to visit local or distant colleges all through Jr and Sr years
JANUARY

GRADE 12

    ►Submit registration, decision application (most jan1 – mar1) w/AP, transcript, LoR´s, essay)
    ►Regular decision interviews
JANUARY

GRADE 11

    ►Register for SAT
    ►Continue research into colleges and financial aid
    ►Start a journal about you
    ►Find volunteers work on internship in field of interest for summer month and for after school
    ►Keep working on Khan Academy for SAT
MARCH

GRADE 12

    ►Receive decisions on Regular application
    ►Compare financial aid packages
    ►Consider work-study by contacting financial aid offices
    ►Submit enroll deposit to lock in your place usually May 1 deadline
    ►Take application exams in May –schedule now
MARCH

GRADE 11

    ►SAT register for May date (get in touch with Coordinator) 1st Week April
APRIL

GRADE 12

    ►Lock in your place by paying deposits to your university.
    ►Apply for your STUDENT VISA
    ►Research Health Insurance options
    ►Make travel arrangements
    ►Open a U.S. bank account to receive scholarship money
    Note: Must prove to university or consular office the customs that you have sufficient funds for:
      • Living expenses
      • Health insurance
      • Tuition and fees.
APRIL

GRADE 9

    Make your Summer count
      • Read often, ask for a summer reading list
      • Practice math program on Khan Academy
      • Line up a job shadow, internship, volunteers position
      • Go to summer camp or language immersion program
MAY

GRADE 10

    ►Plan summer college visits with family or friends in the U.S.A.
    ►Sign up for a college summer program
    ►Plan to start a club at your school
    ►Practice for interviews with teachers or friend
MAY

GRADE 11

    ►Visit any schools that you can
    ►Do volunteer work or internship
    ►Keep working on Khan Academy for SAT
    ►Refine college list, talk with college grads, research careers
    ►Note application deadlines for at least 6 schools
    ►Draft college application essays
    ►Know which teachers you will ask for recommendation
      • Math Science History English
      • Prepare your request form
    ►Use “Net price calculators” to determine family contribution
    ►List financial options for deadlines
JUNE

GRADE 12

    ►Complete ongoing enrollment paperwork
    ►Orientation
    ►Housing
    ►Scheduling
    ►Conduct work-study job search
JUNE

GRADE 12

    ►Complete ongoing enrollment paperw3ork for your college. Stay on top of deadlines
    ►Coordinate with your financial aid office to identify work-study options and finalize by August
JULY

GRADE 9

    ►Commit to excellence in your studies
    ►Read English nightly
    ►Start programming on Khan Academy
    ►Volunteers, try new things
AUGUST

GRADE 10

    ►Register for the PSAT
    ►Read nightly
    ►Practice math on Khan Academy
    ►Start programming on Khan Academy
    ►Start recording your accomplishments
AUGUST

GRADE 11

    ►Register for SAT (Sept.Oct.Nov.)
    ►Continue learning about colleges
    ►Continue practice SAT on Khan Academy
    ►Ask to go to October´s College Fairs
    ►Continue to visit schools
AUGUST

GRADE 12

    ►Register SAT
    ►Revise essays, ask teachers to proofread
    ►Ask for LoR´s supplies
    ►Request and proof transcript from Ms Lizette
    ►Complete CSS profile for financial assistance
AUGUST

GRADE 12

    ►Preview college lists
    ►Ask permission from parents and teachers to attend Mexico´s College Fair in Torreon by Bus in October
    ►College essays in for review
    ►Supplemental also
    ►Ask for teachers recommendation
    ►Start college apps-end of month
    ►Take SAT´s
    ►End of month final college visit
SEPTIEMBRE

GRADE 12

    ►Early decisions aps due in November
    ►Early App due November
    ►Ensure SAT seat to above schools College Board
    ►LoR´s (letters of recommendation)
      Applications
      Transcripts
    ►Skype interview
    ►College essays near completion
    ►Check on teachers recommendations
    ►Complete CSS Financial Aid
OCTOBER

GRADE 12

    Finish all college Aps
NOVEMBER

GRADE 12

    ►Will receive response on Early apps
    ►Will receive response on Financial Aid
    ►Submit deposit for early decision school
    ►Submit regular decision apps
    ►Stay on top of deadlinbes for regular decisions apps (most Jan1-March1)
    ►Ensure that all documents are in with apps, such as LoR, transcripts, EOFL, SAT,
DECEMBER

Contacto


Della Bishop
College Counselor
CEEB Code: 870140
Telephone:
52 618 813 3636,
52 618 811 5098

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