COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER
(916) 786-8676 ext. 5111
College Reps please visit Counselor Community to schedule a visit to our school or send me an email.
The RJUHSD College Fair is open to all RJUHSD students and their parents.
6-8 pm @ Woodcreek High School
LIST OF COLLEGE FAIR PARTICIPANTS
** ATHLETES **
Attend the NCAA Presentation in the Woodcreek High School Theater at the College Fair
Hosted by NCAA Directors from CSU Sacramento
You are invited to FLC's Spotlight Night
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Main Folsom campus for "SPOTLIGHT NIGHT" an Open House showcasing Folsom Lake College's Career Education (CE) degree and certificate programs, relevant career opportunities, and student support services! Take a tour of the campus, enjoy refreshments, meet faculty and staff, learn new information, and get your questions answered!
The evening will be filled with campus activities, exciting demonstrations, and useful information for POTENTIAL and CURRENT STUDENTS. You will have the opportunity to engage with different Folsom Lake College departments and academic programs. We will also be hosting a series of tabling sessions that you can attend to learn more about a specific program or service.
CSU - California State University Apply
Cal State Apply will open on October 1, 2018, for the fall 2019 application cycle. Students should wait until October 1st to start their application. If an applicant enters application data for a previous term (i.e. spring 2019), the information entered will not be available on October 1st.
Students that are interested in getting a jump start on their application can start preparing now with a few simple steps.
• Collecting the documents they need to complete the application. The Freshman Application Checklist is a great place to begin.
• Use the Academic Planner on CaliforniaColleges.edu. The Academic Planner allows students to enter their high school coursework, research colleges, and complete career and interest assessments. They can create an account by going to californiacolleges.edu.
For more tips, click Cal State Apply Tips
STUDENTS go to your NAVIANCE account to access the most current list of College Reps visiting Granite Bay High School.
DATE TIME COLLEGE
9/24/2018 9:00am Whittier College
9/24/2018 11:15am University of Redlands
9/24/2018 12:45pm Michigan State University
9/25/2018 9:00am Gonzaga University
9/25/2018 2:00pm Seton Hall University
9/26/2018 9:00am FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merch-LA
9/26/2018 11:15am University of California, San Diego
9/26/2018 12:45pm University of the Pacific
10/1/2018 2:00pm Willamette University
10/2/2018 9:00am Linfield College
10/2/2018 2:00pm The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
10/5/2018 9:00am Arizona State University
10/9/2018 9:00am Dartmouth College
10/9/2018 11:15am Creighton University
SIERRA COLLEGE INFORMATION NIGHT
September 25 6:30 pm - 8 pm @ Sierra College
On October 24th all sophomores will have the opportunity to take the PSAT free of charge. This has been made possible as a result of College Readiness Block Grant (CRBG). Roseville Joint Union High School District will proctor the on-site administration of the PSAT at all schools to sophomores on October 24, 2018.
Freshmen and juniors will also be able to take the PSAT on the same date but must register and pay for the PSAT separately. Only Juniors can take and use the PSAT score to qualify for consideration of the PSAT/NMSQT National Merit Scholarship recognition.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Limited spots available for
FROSH & JUNIORS
Freshman and Juniors Sign up in Student Services
Deadline to Register October 1st
Cost is $30.00. Checks made payable to Granite Bay High
ALL Sophomores are free and DO NOT need to register
If you are a sophomore and wish to OPT-OUT, please complete THIS OPT OUT FORM and return to the office BY SEPTEMBER 7TH
P.E.O. Scholarships are now available
Providing Educational Opportunities for Women
P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization for women. Founded in 1869 as a small friendship society, P.E.O. quickly grew into a diverse, widespread sisterhood with one mission: promote educational and personal growth opportunities for women.
There are several scholarships available to apply for. Go to the College & Career Center for more information and application. Scholarship information can also be found in Naviance.
For more scholarships, please visit Naviance - Scholarships
September 24 - College Fair @ Woodcreek High School
October 3 - Military Academy Night @ Granite Bay High School
October 10 - Financial Aid Night @ Oakmont High School
October 24 - PSAT @ GBHS
January 23 - ASVAB @ GBHS
February 13 - ASVAB Interpretation
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON ANY OF THE ABOVE, PLEASE GO TO THE COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER
MILITARY ACADEMY NIGHT
You should attend this event if you are interested in the military academies.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3
Granite Bay High School, James T. Prichard Performing Arts Center
Formal presentation begins at 6 pm
West Point Academy
Air Force Academy
Merchant Marine Academy
US Coast Guard Academy
Representative from Congressman McClintock's Office
Sierra College Enrollment Specialist
Ms. Covarrubias, Sierra College Enrollment Specialist, is at GBHS in the College & Career Center
September 10, 17: 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
October 22: 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
November 5: 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
October 1st Fall 2019 Application opens
The internet offers a variety of free scholarship search sites (see below). Be wary of any entity that guarantees you will be selected for a scholarship. Remember: If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is! If you think you are a victim of a scholarship scam or financial aid fraud, please report it immediately to the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Inspector General at 1-800-MIS-USED or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Going Merry (A scholarship search and one application website)