Senior Information

TIMELINE FOR SENIORS

SEPTEMBER

  • Continue Searching colleges and visiting campuses

  • Schedule to meet with school counselor to discuss post secondary plans

  • Retake SAT or ACT if need be

Counselor Talking to Student

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OCTOBER

  • Begin the process of submitting the FASFA

  • Attend college fair

  • Trim list of schools down to 6-8

  • Attend MVRHS College Night & Identify admissions deadlines

  • Acquire applications from colleges

  • Open a common application account, if applicable

  • Begin to fill out applications

  • Sign up for SAT or ACT

  • Being to write college essay

  • Ask 1-2 teachers to write you a recommendation in addition to the required school counselor recommendation.

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER

  • Complete Applications

  • Make an appointment with school counselor to complete, send, and make copies of the applications

  • Have SAT/ACT scores sent to schools of interest

  • Orientation to scholarship opportunities through advisories

  • Attend financial aid night at MVRHS

Student Sitting

Scholarship Application

JANUARY

  • Research scholarship opportunities

FEBRUARY/MARCH/APRIL

  • Await decisions

  • Receive award letters

  • Inquire about local scholarships posted on MVRHS website

  • May 1st make final decision

  • Keep your school counselor in touch with news of admissions and financial aid award letters

  • Migrate your MVRSD Google Drive documents to your personal GMail Drive (by June 15)

Awards

If you receive admission letters to colleges, gap year work force or military please bring them down to your counselor to copy and post on our Senior Royal Panther Pride Bulletin