These websites provide information about choosing a college, and some include a tool to search school databases based on your own personal selection criteria.
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Prepare for college admission (self assessment, standardized exams, etc.), select a school, get help with the application process, and find financial aid
Search for colleges with multiple variables, including expenses, majors, athletics, campus security, and retention
Members of the Higher Education Consultants Association have provided several articles to help students and their families get started with the college admissions process
Different perspectives on choosing a college
Provides listings for over 750 schools that are test-optional
Search for financial aid and colleges
Provides an alternative view of schools based on teaching and learning
Prepare for standardized tests, search for financial aid and colleges, and find summer programs for high school students
The official website of the SAT provides information about taking the SAT exam and more. You can even learn more about the entire college planning process, including searching for a college and learning more about financial aid.
Students who are residents of western states may enroll at participating two- and four-year college programs outside of their home state at a reduced tuition rate.