Students and Parents:
The following links provide you access to important information relating to finding the right college or university for you, paying for it, completing applications, writing essays, enrolling as a student athlete, etc, etc, etc. There is a wealth of information here. Happy searching.
This site offers a common application which is the recommended form of 414 selective, independent secondary educational institutions. Students who complete the application save time when it is submitted to multiple institutions.
REALIZING EDUCATIONAL AND CAREER HOPES:
R.E.A.C.H. University of Iowa’s certificate program for students with multiple learning and cognitive difficulties. Visit the website at
For students who need help picking a major. Includes links to college departments and professional web sites.
The NCAA (National College Athletics Association) eligibility center site includes rules and eligibility for NCAA. Explore the site for scholarship info, records and statistics of college-level sports, information on recruiting, and links to schools by conference, division, and NCAA region.
NATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE:
The National Student Exchange is an association of nearly 200 colleges and universities that have joined to provide exchange opportunities for their students. Students from one NSE member campus can apply for exchange to another NSE member campus for up to one year.
An excellent web site for finding scholarships.
Information from some guidebooks on college options can be access online at the following sites:
Another site that can help you in deciding on colleges is
These sites can help you identify colleges that match your interests and preferences.
- College Board Online:
- Planning for College Destination: Wiredscholar: