College Admissions Counseling Resources
Planning for college doesn't need to overwhelm you. With early planning, organization, collaboration with parents and mentors, and some time spent thinking about what you want and where you want to go, it's a joyful journey. Below are some tools to get you started.
This website will connect you to an assessment that will help you identify potential college majors. The free assessment takes only 15 minutes. Once completed, you will receive a selection of recommended majors - there are over 1800 to choose from. You'll also receive a list of colleges and universities to connect with. You then decide which schools you want to hear from.
In addition to one-on-one counseling, UpSkill Clients have various resources to assist them on their college journey.
UpSkill Portal: To organize all your documents and college planning tasks
Essay Management Program to identify essay content and track progress
The Fiske Guide offering reviews on 350 colleges - available on the UpSkill portal
Admissions Statistics Reports - Detailing admissions chances
Finding Your College Fit
Developing Your Stand-Out Factors
How to Research Colleges
Building a College List
Planning Successful College Campus Tours
Essay Writing Workshop
Ready, Set Go: Transitioning to College
Guides - Over 100 Guides to assist you through the college admissions process
What Can I Do With This Major Guides