College Application & Career Planning Event

BHS College Application & Career Planning Event

Thursday, October 26th 3-7 pm
Friday, October 27th 8:00 am-2:45 pm

STUDENT INSTRUCTIONS

1.  APPLY TO COLLEGES

Go to college website you plan to apply to and begin application.  If you are unsure where you want to apply, skip to instruction number 5.

Common Schools:
The Ohio State University - Main Campus
The Ohio State University - Regional or ATI Campus
Miami University
Wright State University
Bowling Green State University
The University of Toledo
The University of Cincinnati

Clark State Community College
Columbus State Community College
Rhodes State College
Edison Community College


APPLICATION FEE WAIVERS:

If you qualify for Free or Reduced lunch ask a Counselor for an Application Fee Waiver form.  You will need to sign a Fee Waiver form for each college/university you are applying to. 

ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Make a list of additional items you need to submit with your application (such as: essay, transcript, SAT or ACT scores, recommendation letters)

Print out a copy (or take a picture) of your confirmation page after submitting your application.



2.
REQUEST YOUR TRANSCRIPT be sent to the schools you apply

Set up your Parchment account: Parchment Account Activation

If you do not have your Parchment Activation Sheet, pick one up from the table.

We also send transcripts through the Common Application, Send Edu, MyBGSU, and other platforms.  Check with your Counselor to be sure your transcript is sent.  DO NOT assume that because you have applied, that we know to send your transcript. Use school email to communicate with your counselor.


3. Complete the FAFSA - you will need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) which is available starting October 1.  To sign your electronic FAFSA you have to create a Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID)

Step 1: Create my FSA ID

Step 2: Start my FAFSA

FAFSA Help OH Event Thursday, November 9th 3:30-6pm at Indian Lake- sign up today!

4. Apply for Scholarships

BHS Scholarship Page
Chegg
Scholarships.com 
College Week Live 
Raise.Me
tuitionfundingsources.com
mycollegedollars.com
bigfuture.collegeboard.org
fastweb.com
State Grants and Scholarships


5.  Career Planning and Workforce Readiness

Ohio Means Jobs
OMJ Guided Tour handout
OMJ Resume Builder

Logan County Chamber of Commerce Student Job Readiness Credential Program

Student Workbook

6. EXIT SLIPS

Ohio Application Month Survey


Sign out Sheet - showing what you accomplished during your time at CAM before you leave the lab.  






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