Senior Checklist

Check out the Senior Next Steps (November 2018) and the Scholarship List (October 2018).
Winter/Spring (January-April)

  • Make sure to complete your housing application if you have decided where you are attending.
  • Watch for your FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR). Review and correct if necessary.
  • Receive and compare college financial aid award packages. Contact colleges with any questions. If you were not awarded enough money to attend your top choice school, let them know. Ask if there are additional scholarships you can apply or qualify for. Advocate for yourself!
  • Update your Naviance with your college decisions. Admitted, Denied, Waitlisted.

May

  • May 1st is College Decision Day-you must commit to a college by May 1st and notify all colleges of your decision.
  • Wear your college gear on May 1st, let’s celebrate!
  • Take AP Exams and request AP scores be sent to the college you will attend.
  • Send your CU Succeed transcript to your choice college for credits.
  • Request Final Transcripts from Mrs. Campbell
  • Take the Senior Exit Survey in Naviance
  • Events for seniors that happen in May:

LCHS Awards/Scholarship Night

Senior Checkout- Seniors passing a class with an 85% or higher are exempt from the second semester final exam if scheduled during finals week.

Graduation Rehearsal

Graduation

Financial Aid and Scholarships:

  • Research scholarship opportunities at your top choice colleges.
  • Review the LCHS Scholarship List located on the LCHS College Planning Website
  • Register with the Colorado College Opportunity Fund (COF) if you might attend college in Colorado.
  • Research colleges participating in the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE). If qualified, students may enroll in a 2-or 4-year college and pay only 150% of in-state tuition as an out-of-state student. The states that participate are as follows: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
  • Familiarize yourself with the FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Families are highly encouraged to submit the FAFSA regardless of their financial situation.
  • Familiarize yourself with the CCS Profile. The CCS Profile is used by many colleges in their financial aid process.

 

LCHS College Center

(CEEB Code, 060-607)

 

 

Diane Campbell, College Counselor

970.672.5520

dcampbell@libertycommon.org 

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