Post Secondary Resources

Want to learn how to navigate the college application process?

The University of Pennsylvania is offering a free course walking you through the steps! Click HERE for more info!

How to Trim Your College Application Essay

By Kim Lifton, WOW Writing Workshop

5 Tips to Trim Your College Essay

Recently, I reviewed a student's personal statement for Michigan State University, which requires that each student submit a short essay of up to 400 words from a list of designated topics.

The draft, which he assumed...........

Check out the full article here: http://www.linkforcounselors.com/trim-college-application-essay/

 

 

ONLINE COLLEGE FAIRS

You go to an online school, so why not explore online college fairs?

Click HERE for a link to a site that puts on college fairs online and a schedule of upcoming schools, dates, etc.

Questions to Ask a College Rep

Click on the link above for a list of questions to help "break the ice" when meeting with a college rep!

INDEX SCORE MATRIX

College Express

The Ultimate Guide to the College Search: How to Find Your Perfect College Match covers everything your students need to know about finding the right college, including:

  • When and how to start their college search
  • What to look for in their schools
  • Where and how to research colleges
  • How to make their college list
  • All the questions they should be asking
  • Tons of insider tips
  • Lists of helpful resources
  • And more!

ZEEMEE

A great resource for students to help build a digital portfolio while working to create a positive digital footprint and identity online.

NACAC

the National Association for College Admission Counseling: an organization of more than 15,000 professionals from around the world dedicated to serving students as they make choices about pursuing postsecondary education.

Info for Online Colleges in Colorado

This resource contains:

  • Answers to the most common student questions about scholarships, accreditation and the prevalence of online education in Colorado

  • A curated list of the best scholarships available to Colorado students, both distance learners and those interested in a traditional campus education

  • A detailed description of every accredited online college in Colorado

Kenyon College Visit


Kenyon is pleased to let you know that our application for our travel grant program is now available for high school students graduating in the class of 2019. The grant covers all transportation costs to campus for our Cultural Connections fly-in program (Oct. 28-30, 2018), one of our fall events, or a customized visit.

Our Trustee Opportunity Travel Grant Application is available to US citizens, permanent residents, and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients who identify as students of color and/or first-generation students whose parents do not have four year college degrees.

If you have any questions about these opportunities, please reach out to me at diversity@kenyon.edu or 1-800-848-2468.

Travel Fair

PLEASE JOIN US at the Travel Fair: a showcase of opportunities for 4th to 12th grade students on Wed., Sept. 26, 3-7 PM at DCIS Baker (574 W. 6th Ave., Denver, CO 80204).

The Travel Fair is free and open to the public, with more than 20 exhibitors representing Gap Year, Travel, Study Abroad, Cultural Exchange, Language Immersion, and Service Opportunities. PLUS delicious food for sale! Join us for dinner from 4 - 7 PM.

See https://www.facebook.com/events/1044000262427585/ and email dcis.community@gmail.com with questions. 

See you at the Travel Fair!

College Fair

College Fair


Anschutz Department of Bioengineering Open House

The Department of Bioengineering is hosting an open house at our location on the Anschutz Medical Campus for prospective students, families, and interested teachers/advisors to learn more about our program on Friday, November 2nd, 2018. Our department is the first and only one of its kind in Colorado and provides students with a unique opportunity to combine their interest in engineering with the medical profession.  

For more information and to RSVP click HERE

Bio Engineering Open House Info



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