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      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. 

http://UpSkill.mymajors.com 

 

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

College Profiles

The Fiske Guide offering reviews on 350 colleges - available on the UpSkill portal 

Admissions Statistics Reports - Detailing admissions chances

 

UpSkill Workshops

  • Finding Your College Fit

  • Developing Your Stand-Out Factors

  • How to Research Colleges

  • Building a College List

  • Demonstrating Interest

  • Planning Successful College Campus Tours

  • Essay Writing Workshop 

  • Ready, Set Go: Transitioning to College 

 

Tool Boxes

Guides - Over 100 Guides to assist you through the college admissions process

What Can I Do With This Major Guides

 

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