Going Ivy has prepared a list of commonly used online resources high school students and their families use as they navigate the challenges of college admissions, test preparation and class work.
College Application Process
College Board: SAT, PSAT and AP test registration.
ACT: ACT registration and information.
Common Application: Standardized application used by many colleges.
NCAA Eligibility Center: Information about NCAA eligibility.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
FAFSA: Financial aid form required by most colleges.
PROFILE: A supplemental financial aid form required by many colleges.
FastWeb: Free scholarship search engine.
Scholarships.com: Scholarship directory.
ScholarshipExperts.com: Scholarship search directory.
Avoiding Scholarship Scams: FTC information about scholarship scams.
Peterson’s: Provides overview of colleges, programs and financial aid.
US News and World Report: College ranking and information.
Virtual Campus Tours: Virtual online tours.
Community Service Opportunities
VolunteerMatch: Matches students with volunteer opportunities.