FOR STUDENTS

Researching Colleges

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Social Causes/Volunteering

  • Volunteer Match – Matches your interests with volunteer opportunities
  • Allforgood.org – Listing of volunteer opportunities in your area
  • DoSomething.org – Causes to support, as well as guidelines for starting your own project

Test Registration and Prep

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Gap Year

  • GapYear.com – A social network and travel advice website with everything you need to know about taking a gap year.
  • The American Gap Association –  A list of accredited gap year programs as well as advice on planning a gap year.
  • USAGapYearFairs.org – A directory of gap year programs and a list of national gap year fairs.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Websites:

  • FinAid – A comprehensive source of financial aid and scholarship information
  • Simple Tuition – Tips, advice, and tools to assist you in finding ways to pay for college
  • FAFSA4caster – A tool to help you estimate your eligibility for student financial aid
  • Federal Student Aid, FAFSA – Site for submitting application for federal student aid
  • Scholarships.com – A comprehensive directory of merit and academic scholarships

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