Cleburne High School

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Bond 2018

SENIOR College 101

Senior College 101 was Monday, August 27th @ 6:30pm in the PAC. Counselors covered 2-year vs. 4-year colleges, college application timelines, requirements for admittance, recommendation letters, college essays, FAFSA, scholarships, financial aid & more! Please see handouts and powerpoints below. 
 
We started senior meetings on Tuesday, August 28th. Your seniors will be meeting with their counselors one on one for senior guidance and college planning during this time. Please see attached powerpoint for College 101 below.  
 
For financial aid assistance, Frank is a non-profit organization that helps students file FAFSA and also helps students write finanical aid appeal letters for a small fee. For more info, please check out their website at https://withfrank.org/ 
 
Here is a great website to compare colleges and look at financial aid information. There are over 2,000 colleges listed on this website. www.bestcolleges.com 
 
The site also features an interactive guide to understanding FAFSA. www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/fafsa