COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER
(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 @ email@example.com
For Work Permit information, go HERE
To make an in-person appointment, go HERE
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
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
For information click HERE
Community Service Opportunity
The Rocklin Optimist Club is looking for youth to help with the following event:
Rocklin Chamber of Commerce sponsors Cool Cars and Hot Chili
September 18, 2021
Contact Mary Boglarsky 916-817-7843
HOW COLLEGE DECISIONS ARE MADE PRESENTATION
Wednesday, September 15, 8 am (during Collab)
In the GBHS Theater
Overall College Admission Process, How Colleges Make Admission Decisions, AND How YOU can Select the Best College/University for you!
- The College Profile and Types of Admission
- Application Review Processes
- What Colleges Consider in the Application and
- Putting Together Your Application Game Plan
- How to Stand Out in your application
Fall 2021 College Day Fair @ GBHS during both lunches: Tuesday, September 21st
Participating Schools: (list is being updated weekly)
Colorado State University Southern Oregon University DigiPen Institute of Technology Texas Christian University Drexel University University of Alabama Grand Canyon University-Traditional Campus University of Arizona Marist College University of Colorado Colorado Springs Michigan State University University of Idaho Northern Arizona University University of Nevada, Reno Oregon State University University of Oregon Pacific University Oregon Utah State University Portland State University Verto Education Salve Regina University Washington State University
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.
Appt Type Appt Date Appt Start College City State Virtual Visit URL In-Person 9/15/2021 2:00pm William Jessup University Rocklin CA In-Person 9/15/2021 11:00am Oregon Institute of Technology Klamath Falls OR In-Person 9/20/2021 2:00pm Portland State University Portland OR In-Person 9/20/2021 9:15am California Northstate University College of Health Sciences Rancho Cordova CA In-Person 9/20/2021 11:00am Saint Mary's College of California Moraga CA In-Person 9/21/2021 2:30pm University of Redlands Redlands CA In-Person 9/22/2021 9:15am Occidental College Los Angeles CA Virtual 9/23/2021 2:30pm Santa Clara University Santa Clara CA https://scu.zoom.us/j/97339526914?pwd=bUJqWTNJRXZNZFBCSVpHMTIyc0V0QT09 In-Person 9/23/2021 9:15am FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles Los Angeles CA In-Person 9/23/2021 10:00am Concordia University-Irvine Irvine CA In-Person 9/27/2021 2:00pm Maryville University of Saint Louis Saint Louis MO Virtual 9/27/2021 10:00am Northwestern University Evanston IL https://northwestern.zoom.us/j/98367613795 Virtual 9/28/2021 2:30pm Soka University of America Aliso Viejo CA https://admissions.soka.edu/register/GraniteBay21 In-Person 9/28/2021 9:15am Seattle University Seattle WA In-Person 9/28/2021 10:00am University of Portland Portland OR In-Person 9/28/2021 11:00am University of Utah Salt Lake City UT Virtual 9/29/2021 9:15am University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle WA https://washington.zoom.us/j/97346614075?pwd=dmg1ZHdQRlpRMVpOYVhjUyt5ZldBUT09 In-Person 9/29/2021 10:00am Lafayette College Easton PA In-Person 9/30/2021 2:00pm California Baptist University Riverside CA Virtual 9/30/2021 2:30pm Dartmouth College Hanover NH https://dartmouth.zoom.us/j/96901028711?pwd=N0FkeTZxM0hNS1dGYmNzQkM2d3dUdz09 In-Person 9/30/2021 9:15am Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego CA In-Person 9/30/2021 10:00am University of Southern California Los Angeles CA In-Person 9/30/2021 11:00am University of San Francisco San Francisco CA In-Person 10/4/2021 11:00am DigiPen Institute of Technology Redmond WA Virtual 10/5/2021 2:30pm Creighton University Omaha NE https://creighton.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqde2uqzIqHND_bQrQwzjLCtxAMLR-GY26 Virtual 10/5/2021 9:15am University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara CA https://connect.admissions.ucsb.edu/register/UCSBGraniteBayHSVisit In-Person 10/6/2021 2:00pm Pomona College Claremont CA In-Person 10/6/2021 10:00am Franklin and Marshall College Lancaster PA Virtual 10/7/2021 2:30pm St. John's College Santa Fe NM https://sjc.zoom.us/j/4067332954?pwd=cG1DQ2VqbkxVVFdzNlJVai84dFduQT09 In-Person 10/8/2021 11:00am Westmont College Santa Barbara CA Virtual 10/12/2021 2:30pm University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles CA https://ucla.zoom.us/j/94860126933 In-Person 10/13/2021 10:00am University of Chicago Chicago IL In-Person 10/13/2021 11:00am George Washington University Washington DC In-Person 10/14/2021 2:00pm Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago IL Virtual 10/14/2021 2:30pm St. Lawrence University Canton NY https://stlawu.zoom.us/j/95654194385?pwd=S2VrVkxzdk9oTUJGa3oyeVFQUEtOdz09 In-Person 10/14/2021 9:15am Chapman University Orange CA In-Person 10/14/2021 11:00am Pepperdine University Malibu CA In-Person 10/18/2021 10:00am Boise State University Boise ID In-Person 10/19/2021 2:00pm Hillsdale College Hillsdale MI Virtual 10/20/2021 9:15am Purdue University-Main Campus West Lafayette IN https://purdue-edu.zoom.us/j/98146421490?pwd=RHA1Mmpzcy9NYjRqZnlpemJzZ3NjUT09 In-Person 10/22/2021 9:15am Gonzaga University Spokane WA Virtual 10/25/2021 9:15am California State University-Chico Chico CA https://csuchico.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEpduGgrT8pE9ICi8en-8N3dznxYxO1cXvN 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
To sign up for a college visit, please register HERE
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 - PSAT NMSQT October 26, 2021, @ GBHS REGISTRATION WILL OPEN OCTOBER 4TH IN THE STUDENT SERVICES CENTER.
Limited to the first 30 registration for Juniors and freshmen. Juniors will be given preference.
*Scheduling will be in accordance with state and local Covid-19 health guidelines and is subject to change