Useful links

Useful links

Here are some links that may be helpful to you as you navigate your way through the college application process:

College Search and Comparison

Big Future by the College Board:https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/
College Navigator:  http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/
CollegeXpress: http://www.collegexpress.com/college/search/ 
Colleges that Change Lives: www.ctcl.org
California Colleges: www.CaliforniaColleges.edu

Testing

SAT reasoning and subject tests: www.collegeboard.com
ACT: www.actstudent.org
AP tests: www.collegeboard.com 
Colleges that don’t require standardized tests:  www.fairtest.org

College Applications

Common Application: www.commonapp.org

Universal College Application: www.universalcollegeapp.com
UC Application: www.universityofcalifornia.edu

CSU Application: www.csumentor.edu

Financial Fit and Financial Aid

College Affordability and Transparency Center: www.collegecost.ed.gov/catc
College Reality Check: www.collegerealitycheck.com
FAFSA online: www.fafsa.ed.gov/
CSS profile: https://profileonline.collegeboard.com
Financial aid information: www.finaid.org

Scholarships

US Department of Education search: www.studentaid.ed.gov/scholarship
Fastweb:  www.fastweb.com