9 Resources Every High School Counselor Should Use

Free educational webinars and an online college admissions specialist training course.

American School Counselor Association

250+ hyper-specific college lists (e.g., graphic design programs that don’t require a portfolio).

College Lists Wiki

This tool can help students easily compare college costs, explore different majors, and check out future earnings for potential careers.

Software that helps students narrow down college and career options and creates a personalized plan for their goals.


A place for students to apply to more than 1,000 college and offers valuable information for students and counselors on its Plan for College and Find a College pages.

Common App

College guide for non-straight-A students who are interested in creating meaningful change.

Colleges That Change Lives

Current, data-driven lists that rank schools in a myriad of ways (e.g., food, value, program, diversity).


Organization that offers professional development, continuing ed, networking, insights, and advice.

National Association for College Admission Counseling

College Planning Calendar

Stay on track as you navigate each step of the college planning process.