College Tips for Freshmen and Sophomores

Get Ready for College Now!

When it comes to talking college, all the conversations seem to revolve around juniors and seniors. Well not anymore! This story is just for all of our 9th and 10th grade Get Schoolers! 

Big Future by College Board knows you're just as curious about the college addmissions process as the upper classman. Check out these great tips to help you start getting ready for college now!
 
Start Where You Are
If you're just starting high school, you can do some things now to help get ready for college. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
 
Read Every Day
People who read more know more. Read at least 30 minutes every day, in addition to studying and doing homework. This habit will pay off when you take tests with timed reading sections, like college admissions tests. 
 
Get Involved 
Getting ready for college isn't all work. Find something you really like doing, and then dive into it. Maybe you're drawn to sports, student council, music or art. Join a school group or club, or dind other ways to follow your passion. 
 
For more tips on getting ready your 9th or 10th grade head over to Big Future now