Planning for College

The library offers free resources for college applications and practice tests. View some of the things you can take advantage of with a free library card.

For Juniors:

College Admissions 101……….Tuesday, 11/29
Join Lizzie Leonard, a former Admission Officer at Northeastern University, as she talks through how the admission process really works, what test optional admissions are about, what’s changed, what hasn’t – and what’s left in your control!

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Peterson’s Test Prep……….Online Resource
Contains over 300 practice tests and courses, dozens of ebooks containing valuable study material and practice tests, information on over 4,000 accredited schools, scholarship search featuring $8 billion in available scholarships, resume builder with over 1,000 brainstorming phrases to get you started, career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.

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For Seniors:

College Essay Kickstart…………By Appointment
From November 3-22, get ideas and a third-party perspective of your college application essays. View our Calendar for open 1:1 appointments with a librarian.

College Essay Help…………By Appointment
From November 29-December 15, get thorough comments and advice about the structure and clarity of your essays from a third-party. View our Calendar for open 1:1 appointments with a librarian.

College Essay Panic!…………Limited Availability
Register for a virtual third-party review of your essay over winter break before the January 1st deadline. Limited Availability.

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