Applying to college can be an intimidating process. However, planning and taking advantage of the tools such as the Common Application will help you save both time and money. You'll find the following links helpful if you want to stay on track, on time, and on budget.

College Board Essay Writing Tips

Helpful hints to deal with the challenge of writing the college essay, and essay writing tips.

The College Board/SAT

SAT testing dates & registration, search for colleges, request CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE, and apply to college online for FREE.

US Department of Education

Find a college, FAFSA (Student Aid Application), and financial aid.


Fill out a profile and find scholarships you may be eligible for.

Common Application

The online Common Application to college and universities, and the answers to frequently asked questions.