Win a $5,000 Scholarship

Applying to college?
Use our 4-step guide.

Not sure where to start? Try this.


Keep your college planning on track

Learn about preparing, applying, and paying for college.

Your March Checklist

View College Planning Calendar

Compare Award Letters

You should see your acceptances and award letters start to come in. Begin comparing offers to figure out what each school will cost.

Visit Campuses

Not yet sure where you want to go to college next year? Use spring break to get another look. Your family can even make a vacation out of it.

Look for Jobs and Internships

If you want to work the summer before college, now is the time to start applying.

Read the Fine Print on Scholarships

Before you sign the dotted line on a scholarship, make sure you read the terms and conditions carefully.