FREE COLLEGE PREP SUMMER PROGRAM AT THE U OF O
The University of Oregon’s SAIL (Summer Academy to Inspire Learning) program helps local eighth through twelfth graders prepare for college, offering free one-week summer camps, where students learn about various subjects from distinguished University of Oregon faculty members through fun social and interactive activities.
SAIL camps include sessions on the college admissions process, scholarship availability, and the financial aid process. During the school year, SAIL offers mentoring services, administered by UO college students, to eligible students who are navigating the college admissions process.
COLLEGE INFORMATION ON THE WEB
Register for the SAT, College and Career Search
Comprehensive site with links to several other college websites
College search, financial aid information, online application to college, test preparation
Testing information, insights into the The Best 381 Colleges: 2017 Edition
College search with links to homepages for colleges
Coalition of America’s Colleges & Universities
Information about test and preparation courses
Register for the ACT
Online tours to familiarize students with the physical campus
College search, rankings, applications, scholarship information.
NCAA requirements for entering college athletes
FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
Fill out the FAFSA form online
Apply for FSA ID (Required electronic signature for FAFSA)
Financial aid site; EFC Calculator
U.S. Dept. of Education – Free help completing the FAFSA
College costs and financial aid handbook
National Assoc. of Student Financial Aid Administrators – brochures, worksheets, checklist
Oregon Student Assistance Commission Financial aid and scholarship opportunities for Oregonians seeking higher education
Western Undergraduate Exchange, (WUE). Students may receive reduced tuition level at participating colleges/universities. WUE tuition is considerably less than nonresident tuition.
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