Useful Links

For more information about the wide range of college search resources that are helpful to families & students understanding the process, you can visit the following websites:  

Why Apply? Build your college knowledge about the college application process, find scholarships and other resources to help you succeed.

Big Future by College Board 


  • Find out what your school’s admissions rates and data points are for each college to get a more realistic picture of chances for admittance

College Data (common data set)  

  • Actual data from each college on admissions stats for each entering class
  • Make sure your student is comfortably in the 50% zone, better if in 75% zone

College Navigator

  • Tool to search for college matches based on desired location, size, type, setting, scores, majors, sports, etc.

Common Application connects you to more than 700 colleges through one application.

College Lists by Interests (not ranked in any order)

College Acceptance reality check  

  • Know your likelihood based on SAT/ACT scores or GPA; % of acceptance changes 

Colleges That Change Lives  Lists smaller colleges worth considering 

Fair Test  Database of over 1,000 test optional schools

FAFSA Free application for federal student aid

FastWeb Scholarship search and match

AdmitSee  Real college application examples, stats, esays

Unigo College reviews and scholarship search

YouVisit Virtual College Tours