Complete College Freshmen Checklist
The summer between high school and college is an exciting time with much to look forward to! However, there are still many things to do to make sure the recent high school graduates make it to their first day of college. The global pandemic, especially, has introduced new obstacles and uncertainties. The articles, videos, and resources in the Complete College Freshman Checklist package have been created to help your recently graduated students matriculate this fall. Check them out, pass them along to your students, post them in your virtual classroom, or link them on your school or organizational website!
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Resources available for free download. Send them to students, print them for your classroom, or incorporate them into a lesson plan or counseling session!
Content and Videos
The Summer Before College Checklist
A simple checklist of what you need to do this summer to make sure you're ready for college in the Fall!
Understanding Financial Aid As A First-Year In College
Know what to expect before school starts! Here are a few things to do to make sure your financial aid is in order for the fall.
How to Read Your College Bill or Tuition Statement
Check out our sample college bill to better understand YOURS - how much you owe, when it’s due, and how the amount came to be!
Didn’t Get Enough Financial Aid? Ask For A “Change In Circumstances” Form
If you did not receive a financial aid award that reflects your current financial situation, you can submit an appeal to your college's financial aid office.
What to Expect at College Orientation
Attending college freshman orientation gets you all set up to shine your first year!
College Packing List! Things to Take to College Freshman Year!
Here's your college packing list. Things to Take to College Freshman Year!
How to Turn Your Bedroom into A College Study Space
You will be spending A LOT of time in college studying - here's how to shake things up and refresh your space!
How to Set Up Your Study Space at Home
Creating a space at home where you can study and work will help you focus. Here are tips to set up your study space.