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.
PSAT Score Reports are available in the College & Career Center
Winter Break December 23-January 7
College & Career Center will be closed December 23 - January 7
Financial Aid/FAFSA/CADA Presentation & Workshop @ GBHS January 22 6:30 pm to 8 pm
Local Scholarship Program - Open to RJUHSD senior students February 1-28th
Best of the Best - Pac 12 Out of State Schools Presentation @ GBHS February 20th
ASVAB CEP Assessment @ GBHS February 26, 2020 9 am to 12 pm
Why out of State Presentation @ GBHS March 3rd
Academic Talent Search Qualify Exam for Summer Progam - March 18, 2020 7:45 am
DECEMBER 2019 EARLY GRADS
Please complete the Senior Grad Survey
The high school application period will be December 13, 2019 through January 10, 2020.
Please go to the Summer Program tab for more information or click here for the KP Launch website.
There is another chance to take to the ASVAB CEP Assessment!
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Room 837 9 am to 12 pm
Sign up HERE
Please get a release form signed by your 1st and 2nd period teachers. This lets them know you will be missing class. Emails are always sent to all teachers with a list of students participating.
Any questions, please see Teri Keeney in the College & Career Center.
Financial Aid/FAFSA/CADA Presentation & Workshop #2
@ GRANITE BAY HIGH SCHOOL in the LIBRARY
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Sign up bit.ly/jan2020financialaidworkshop
or link here: January 2020 Financial Aid Workshop Registration
- 6:30 Presentation in the Library
- Workshop following presentation – you will be able to work on your FAFSA/CADA application with the support staff from Sierra College
REMINDER: March 2 is the FAFSA California Deadline for all UC and CSU campuses. Please note: other schools may have earlier deadline. Check their website for dates.
For the workshop, please bring with you:
- FSA ID (to create your FSA ID, log into fsaid.ed.gov)
- Social Security #
- 2018 Tax Return & W2s
- Records of Untaxed Income
- Government photo ID or Alien Registration Number (if you are not a US Citizen)
- If you prefer, bring your own laptop.
- Have your FAFSA ID completed before the workshop (this can take up to 3 days for confirmation). For directions on how to create a FAFSA ID, go HERE
Academic Talent Search (ATS) Qualify Exam for Summer Progam - March 18, 2020 7:45 am
Academic Talent Search (ATS) has offered classes on the Sacramento State campus since 1982. Over the past 38 years, more than 47,500 young scholars have gained an early exposure to college life through ATS. Students preview the “college experience” by choosing their own classes in areas that interest them, meeting new friends from around Northern California who share their enthusiasm for learning, remaining academically engaged over the summer, and considering potential majors and career paths.
Summer 2020 classes are pending.
For more information check their website CSUS Academic Talent Search
Bank of American Student Leadership Summer Program
As a Student Leader, you will participate in an eight-week paid internship at a local nonprofit organization where you will learn first-hand about the needs of your community and the critical role nonprofits play. In addition, you will learn valuable civic, social and business leadership skills. Each Student Leader will attend the Student Leaders Summit held in Washington, D.C. where you will learn how government, business and the nonprofit sector work together to address critical community needs.
Please go to the website for requirements and application.
RJUHSD and Lennar After School Construction Workshops
Oakmont High School
1710 Cirby Way, Roseville 95661
Mr. Weld’s Construction Room - IA 4
All workshops run from 3-5 pm.
Wednesday, September 25th - L & S Framing
Wednesday, October 23rd - Interior Logic (Tile)
Wednesday, January 22nd - Heritage One (finish carpentry)
Wednesday, February 26th - Revised - Sierra College Construction project
Wednesday, March 25th - Rescue Electric (Electrical)
Wednesday, April 22nd - Villara (HVAC & Plumbing)
Important Important Information!
- Students must turn in a photo release and liability waiver. You may bring the paperwork to the first workshop!
- Juniors who attend the after school workshops are invited to apply for a paid summer internship that will begin June 2020. All workshops are hands-on and free!
- Seniors who attend will be invited to a career fair scheduled for April 2020 in order to apply for work in the trades upon graduation.
Questions? Contact Terri Griffin, R.J.U.H.S.D. Work-Based Learning Coordinator, at email@example.com
Where do I Find Scholarships?
Many college scholarships are available to 9th-12th graders!
In the College & Career Center and on the College & Career Center Website
RJUHSD Local Scholarship Program Feb. 1-28
Organizations your family is connected to – Local businesses, clubs, unions, banks, churches, parent's place of employment.
Check your intended college’s website under financial aid/scholarships.
Online searches – be sure they are FREE. Here a few…
- Financial Aid on the Web: finaid.org
- Salle Mae Scholarships: https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
- College Board: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/grants-scholarships
- College Board Opportunity Scholarships: https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/
- Going Merry: https://www.goingmerry.com/
- Wired Scholar: wiredscholar.com
- com: www.gocollege.com
- Search for Scholarships: scholarships360.org
- Fast Web: Fastweb.com
- Unusual scholarships
- Prestigious scholarships and fellowships
- Full tuition academic scholarships
- Scholarships for average students
- Community service scholarships
- Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students
- Cancer scholarships
- Athletic scholarships
Transcripts and Your College Applications
If you apply through Common Application and invite your counselor – Your transcript will be sent automatically to the institutions you are applying
If you request a transcript from your counselor through the Coalition Application – Your transcript will be sent automatically to the institutions you are applying
If you request a transcript from your counselor through SENDedu – Your transcript will be sent automatically to the institutions you are applying
All others – with the exception of those noted above, you, the student, should order up transcripts through Student Services ($3 fee for each) unless there is an electronic means for your counselor to send a transcript to the insitution electronically. In those cases, it is the student’s responsibility to get their counselor that information for their counselor to do so.
If a hardcopy is needed to be sent, that would require you, the student, to order a transcript through Student Services at a cost of $3 each.
Any questions, please see Teri Keeney in the College & Career Center.
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)