COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

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    Teri Keeney
    tkeeney@rjuhsd.us
    (916) 786-8676 ext. 5111

    College Reps please visit Counselor Community to schedule a virtual visit. 

    The College & Career Center is open from 7:30 am to 3:15 pm Monday-Friday

    College & career guidance, military, financial aid, and all other questions related to college & career, please email Teri Keeney @ tkeeney@rjuhsd.us

    For Work Permit information, go HERE 

    To make an in-person appointment, go HERE

     

     Understanding Athletic Recruiting*

    FLYER

    • December 1, 2021 at 4 pm PT
    • Hosted by Jeffrey Durso-Finley and Holly Burks Becker

    In this webinar, students and parents will examine recruiting from an educational standpoint to learn how to ask the right questions, self-recruit to achieve their athletic goals, and avoid the win a scholarship distractions from popular media and for-profit recruiting services. We will cover the latest trends in athletic recruiting, including specialization, early commitments, the rise of club sports, the nuances of NESCAC and Ivy league recruiting, the accelerated timeline, and pandemic's impact on recruiting from both the coaches’ and students’ perspectives. 

    Financial Aid 101*

    FLYER

    • November 16, 2021 at 5 pm PT
    • Hosted by Steve Booker

    The cost of college education continues to rise, which may lead some families to assume college is too expensive for them. This Financial Aid 101 webinar will help families understand what the actual costs are and discover ways to pay for college. In addition, we will cover the financial aid forms needed and ways to simplify the process of applying for aid.

    * NOTE:  These two webinars are complimentary webinars hosted by Revolution Prep.  There is absolutely no obligation to signup for their services.  They provide these webinars as a complimentary service to our families.


    Fall 2021 College Application Support

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     Sierra College Nursing Program Workshop

    October 26, 9 to 11 am

    For more information, please see this FLYER

    High School Student/Parent Info Session
    on the Rocklin campus:
    November 17th 6:00-8:00pm
    in the Dietrich Theater

    (visit https://www.sierracollege.edu/about-us/return-to-
    campus.php for covid prescreening requirements prior to coming to campus)

    How to apply to the program.

    What are the prerequisites?

    How important are grades?

    What does multi-criteria entrance mean?

    What is the ATI TEAS?

    Plus, ask your questions!


    Davis Women in Business’s (DWIB)

    DWIB provides high school students with knowledge and skills on how to succeed in both the college and professional world. Beyond learning valuable skills, we want to inspire the younger generation to go out and become the leaders of tomorrow. Students will have the opportunity to hear from real world professionals as well as the personal experiences of current college students. 

    8 workshops over the course of 6 months via Zoom that are focused on business-centric topics - professionalism, career exploration, interview prep, resume 101, etc. This program is open to anyone who is interested and is free! Our workshops will be hosted by current DWIB members and guest speakers will consist mainly of DWIB alumni. 

    All students who are interested in the program, please fill out this registration form: https://bit.ly/dwib-hs-rsvp  

    FLYER

    Workshop Overview: 

    • Workshop 1: All Things College - October 28th, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 2: Career Exploration - November 18th, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 3: Professionalism and Networking - December 2nd, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 4: Interview Prep - January 6th, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 5: Resume 101 - January 27th, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 6: Self Care - February 17th, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 7: Investments and Budgeting - March 10th, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm

    • Workshop 8: Leadership - March 31st, Thursday 7:00-7:45pm


    Fall 2021 College Visits

    To sign up for a college visit, please register HERE

    Live, Virtual appointments may be viewed in the College & Career Center or from your own device.

    Click HERE for the permission slip.  NOTE:  Please download the permission slip or pick one up in the College & Career Center located in the Library and have it signed by your period teacher prior to attending the presentation.  This will be your pass to leave class and attend the presentation.

    In-Person   10/22/2021 9:15am Gonzaga University Spokane WA  
    In-Person   10/22/2021 10:00am Baylor University Waco TX  
    Virtual   10/25/2021 9:15am California State University-Chico Chico CA https://csuchico.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEpduGgrT8pE9ICi8en-8N3dznxYxO1cXvN
    In-Person   10/25/2021 11:00am Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott Prescott AZ  
    Virtual   10/26/2021 2:30pm Saint Mary's College of California Moraga CA https://stmarys-ca.zoom.us/my/kierstinkolte?pwd=TUg5SnNSN0duL1hlTVkrWGdUU3hDQT09
    Virtual   10/28/2021 2:30pm Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles CA https://lmula.zoom.us/j/9053249412
    In-Person   10/28/2021 9:15am Willamette University Salem OR  
    Virtual   11/2/2021 2:30pm University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz CA https://slugcrm.ucsc.edu/portal/ -ldonato
    Virtual   11/4/2021 2:30pm Bucknell University Lewisburg PA https://bucknell.zoom.us/j/92864346971?pwd=dUpRL0tJZm5nalJqbWdCbkl3eWplQT09
    In-Person   11/9/2021 2:00pm University of Silicon Valley San Jose CA  
    In-Person   11/16/2021 10:00am U.S. Air Force   AA  
    In-Person   11/17/2021 11:00am Westmont College Santa Barbara CA  

     

    To sign up for a college visit, please register HERE

    updated 10/22/21


    All Sophomores will be taking the PSAT NMSQT - October 26, 2021, 7:30 am @ GBHS

    Check-in begins at 7:10

    All sophomores are automatically registered for the PSAT.

    If you choose not to take the PSAT 10, an Opt-out form will be sent by the district office soon.  Please be on the lookout for it or feel free to contact Teri Keeney.

    Juniors & Freshman - PSAT NMSQT October 26, 2021, @ GBHS  REGISTRATION IS FULL.  Join the waitlist HERE.

    Cost:  $40

    Juniors will be given preference.  Notification of testing availability will be sent out prior to test date.

    *Scheduling will be in accordance with state and local Covid-19 health guidelines and is subject to change