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<br /> ULTIMATE<br /> College Planning guide 2018 – 2019<br /> <br /> MONEY AND NETWORKING .................................. 2<br /> Money ............................................................... 2<br /> Networking ........................................................ 2<br /> TABLE OF CONTENTS<br /> COLLEGE MYTHS DEBUNKED .............................. 2<br /> FINDING THE RIGHT FIT ........................................ 5<br /> Make the right decision for you .......................... 5<br /> Visit colleges ...................................................... 5<br /> How does the curriculum fit with<br /> your possible career choice? .............................. 5<br /> Consider the option of<br /> a community college .......................................... 5<br /> Review admission requirements ......................... 5<br /> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=1"> ULTIMATE College Planning guide 2018 – 2019</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=2"> </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=3"> MONEY AND NETWORKING ............................</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=4"> WHY COLLEGE? Can you find work with a high school </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=5"> MONEY AND NETWORKING MONEY Going to college quali</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=6"> MYTH: I can’t afford college. REALITY: There are</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=7"> HOW DO I……… PREPARE FOR COLLEGE? </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=8"> FINDING THE RIGHT FIT As you search for your sch</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=9"> A good strategy is to decide what is most importa</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=10"> THE ABCs OF THE SAT, ACT AND OTHER EXAMS THE ABC</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=11"> COLLEGE LEVEL EXAMINATION PROGRAM (CLEP) CLEP tes</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=12"> HOW DO I……… APPLY FOR COLLEGE? </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=13"> SIMPLE STEPS TO APPLY FOR COLLEGE APPLICATION RE</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=14"> LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION Many colleges ask stude</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=15"> or to explain a special interest. Often, the essa</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=16"> HOW DO I……… PAY FOR COLLEGE? Your college exp</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=17"> COMMUNITY COLLEGE SAVINGS OPPORTUNITY If you comp</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=18"> you travel and how often. You may be able to find </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=19"> you provide 2016 tax information. Did you file you</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=20"> EFC: Your EFC represents the total dollar support</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=21"> FOR PARENTS AND GUARDIANS Ultimate </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=22"> EMOTIONAL AND PRACTICAL SUPPORT You can provide </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=23"> FINANCIAL AID GLOSSARY AND PAYMENT TERM OPTIO</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=24"> GLOSSARY Academic Year is the period during whic</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=25"> PAYMENT OPTIONS There are several ways you can a</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=26"> ONLINE RESOURCES GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT A CO</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=27"> APPENDIX A: GET ORGANIZED HIGH SCHOOL FORM </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=28"> Your grades, activities and letters of recommenda</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=29"> APPENDIX B: QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD ASK RECRUITE</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=30"> Copy this page and bring it with you when you mee</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=31"> APPENDIX C: MY TOP FIVE COLLEGE CHOICES </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=32"> MY TOP FIVE COLLEGE CHOICES HARPER COLLEGE PUBL</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=33"> COLLEGE APPLICATION TRACKING FORM NAME OF COLLEG</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=34"> COLLEGE & CAREER PLANNING CALENDAR JUNIOR YEAR </a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=35"> SENIOR YEAR • Meet individually with your scho</a> <a title="24263_FTIC_bro_Spring_2018 UCPG_LR page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/e05aa0b9?page=36"> Start. Finish. Go Forward.</a>