COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

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

    College Reps please visit Counselor Community to schedule a visit to our school or send me an email.  

     

    Welcome Back   

    Upcoming Events:

    Military Academy Night, Wednesday, August 28th 6-8 pm

    Fall College Day Fair, Wednesday, September 18th during both lunches

    RJUHSD College Fair @ Woodcreek High School, Thursday, Sept. 26th 6-8 pm

    Financial Aid Night/FAFSA/Dream Act, Tuesday, October 8th @ GBHS 6:30-8:30 pm 


    Hiring

    Hawks Restaurant is hiring for Host/Hostess.  Responsibilities include answering phones, making reservations, confirming reservations, dining room set up.  Room for growth and flexible schedules.


    Volunteer Opportunity at KidsFirst

    Volunteer tutors are a positive role model who display care, understanding and good people (kid) skills. Volunteer tutors help the kids understand their school work, calling upon their own unique personal skills and creative insight to guide the kids through to a strong finish.  These volunteers will work closely with the class facilitator.

    • LEAP Jr. – (Leadership & Enrichment Activities Program) for grades K-6th 
      Dates: Starting September 3, 2019 through May 20, 2020 - each Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

    Time: 3:30-5:00 PM

    Location: KidsFirst 124 Main Street, Roseville – we also have a location in Auburn that has the same dates and times if anyone is interested – 11960 Heritage Oak place, Suite 3

    There are 2 volunteer orientations scheduled for August 26th and one on September 2nd both from 3:30 – 4:00 PM that is available for anyone interested in volunteering.

    To sign up contact:

    Debbie Harrell

    Volunteer Coordinator

    124 Main Street, Roseville CA, 95678

    KidsFirst | Counseling & Family Resource Centers

    T: 916-774-6802x3008 | C: 916-248-0704 | F: 916-774-2685 | dharrell@kidsfirstnow.org


    Nordstrom Fashion Ambassadors

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR 2019-2020 NORDSTROM FASHION AMBASSADORS!

    MUST BE A JUNIOR OR SENIOR IN HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR.

    As a Nordstrom Fashion Ambassador, you’ll receive valuable information about the ins and outs of the fashion and retail industry, behind-the-scenes access to fun events, plus advice and tools to develop a career in fashion.

    Nordstrom Fashion Ambassadors meet once a month every 3rd Sunday morning at the Roseville Galleria location.  Each meeting covers new topics and fun projects. This unpaid membership runs from September 2019 through May 2020.

    To apply for the 2019-2020 program, please email Erica Otero (Erica.m.otero@nordstrom.com) or Reeza Rayala (reeza.rayala@nordstrom.com) and we will forward you the proper forms.


    RJUHSD and Lennar After School Contruction 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 (finsh carpentry)

    Wednesday, February 26th -  Eagle Stucco (Drywall)

    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 tgriffin@rjuhsd.us 

     


    Upcoming College Visits

    in the College & Career Center

    Sign up HERE

    Download the permission slip HERE (have your teacher sign this and bring with you to the presentation)

     

    Date

    Time

    College

    City

    State

    8/28/19

    8/29/2019

    9/3/2019

    12:45 PM

    2:00 PM

    9:00 AM

    University of California, San Diego

    Seton Hall University

    Washington State University

    San Diego

    South Orange

    Pullman

    CA

    NJ

    WA

    9/3/2019

    2:00 PM

    Johns Hopkins University

    Baltimore

    MD

    9/4/2019

    11:15 AM

    University of Redlands

    Redlands

    CA

    9/6/2019

    8:00 AM

    Drexel University

    Philadelphia

    PA

    9/9/2019

    12:45 PM

    Oregon State University

    Corvallis

    OR

    9/17/2019

    9/17/2019

    9/19/2019

    9/19/2019

    9:00 AM

    2:00 PM

    9:00 AM

    11:15 AM

    Southern Oregon University

    University of the Pacific

    Arizona State University

    Portland State University

    Ashland

    Stockton

    Tempe

    Portland

    OR

    CA

    AR

    OR

    9/20/2019

    9/20/2019

    8:00 AM

    9:00 AM

    Syracuse University

    University of Southern California

    Syracuse

    Los Angeles

    NY

    CA

    9/20/2019

    11:15 AM

    Willamette University

    Salem

    OR

    9/24/2019

    12:45 PM

    Marist College

    Poughkeepsie

    NY

    9/24/2019

    2:00 PM

    University of Hawaii at Manoa

    Honolulu

    HI

    9/25/2019

    8:00 AM

    Loyola Marymount University

    Los Angeles

    CA

    9/25/2019

    9:00 AM

    Salve Regina University

    Newport

    RI

    9/25/2019

    11:15 AM

    The University of Arizona

    Tucson

    AZ

    9/25/2019

    12:45 PM

    University of California-Santa Barbara

    Santa Barbara

    CA

    9/26/2019

    9:00 AM

    Colorado Mesa University

    Grand Junction

    CO

    9/26/2019

    11:15 AM

    University of Portland

    Portland

    OR

    9/26/2019

    12:45 PM

    Purdue University-Main Campus

    West Lafayette

    IN

    9/26/2019

    2:00 PM

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Champaign

    IL

    9/27/2019

    9/27/2019

    8:00 AM

    9:00 am

    Biola University

    Gonzaga University

    La Mirada

    Spokane

    CA

    WA

    9/30/2019

    9:00 AM

    Marquette University

    Milwaukee

    WI

    9/30/2019

    12:45 PM

    University of Oregon

    Eugene

    OR

    9/30/2019

    10/3/2019

    2:00 PM

    9:00 AM

    Chapman University

    The University of Alabama

    Orange

    Tuscaloosa

    CA

    AL

    10/4/2019

    8:00 AM

    Vanderbilt University

    Nashville

    TN

    10/4/2019

    9:00 AM

    Case Western Reserve University

    Cleveland

    OH

    10/7/2019

    9:00 AM

    Washington University in St. Louis

    Saint Louis

    MO

    10/9/2019

    8:00 AM

    New York University

    New York

    NY

    10/10/2019

    9:00 AM

    Dartmouth College

    Hanover

    NH

    10/15/2019

    11:15 AM

    Boise State University

    Boise

    ID

    10/15/2019

    10/17/2019

    10/17/2019

    2:00 PM

    9:00 AM

    2:00 PM

    University of California-Santa Cruz

    Southern Oregon University

    University of San Francisco

    Santa Cruz

    Ashland

    San Francisco

    CA

    OR

    CA

    10/23/2019

    8:00 AM

    Montana State University

    Bozeman

    MT

    Fall College Day Fair September 18th

    during both lunches in the quad @ GBHS

    Attendees include:

    New York Film Academy - Los Angeles

    Los Angeles

    CA

    Saint Mary's College of California

    Moraga

    CA

    Boise State University

    Boise

    ID

    Sierra College

    Rocklin

    CA

    University of Colorado Boulder

    Boulder

    CO

    University of Tampa

    Tampa

    FL

    University of Colorado Colorado Springs

    Colorado Springs

    CO

    University of the Pacific

    Stockton

    CA

    Portland State University

    Portland

    OR

    William Jessup University

    Rocklin

    CA

    California Baptist University

    Riverside

    CA

    Texas Christian University - TCU

    Fort Worth

    TX

    Louisiana State University

    Baton Rouge

    LA

    Carroll College Montana

    Helena

    MT

    Washington State University

    Pullman

    WA

    Illinois Institute of Technology

    Chicago

    IL

    University of Nevada, Reno

    Reno

    NV

    Asher College

    Sacramento

    CA

    University of Tampa

    Tampa

    FL

    William Jessup University

    Rocklin

    CA

    University of Massachusetts-Amherst

    Amherst

    MA

    Portland State University

    Cogswell Polytchnical College

    Portland

    Silicon Valley

    OR

    CA


    Military Academy Night

    Wednesday, August 28th

    Formal presentations begin at 6:00pm

    Robert Prichard Performing Arts Theater at Granite Bay High School

    Representatives from West Point, Air Force, US Navy, US Coast Guard, US Merchant Marine, as well as a representative from Congressman McClintock’s office will be in attendance. They will be presenting overviews of their programs and will be available to answer questions. All interested students and parents are encouraged to attend.

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    Class of 2020

    Personal Finance Course - Final Exam Registration

    Sign up to take the Personal Finance Final Exam

    You must complete all chapter exams prior to taking the final exam.  You can find the Personal Finance course in your Blackboard account.

    The exam will be administered in the Learning Center/Library throughout the school year.


    Work Permits EXPIRE AUGUST 14TH

    If you are still employed by the same employer when you obtained your work permit, you must get a new "Request for Work Permit and Statement of Intent to Employ Minor".  The current work permit you have expires August 14th.

    1.  Download a Request for Work Permit and Statement of Intent to Employ Minor" form FORM HERE

    2.  Employer completes and signs their section

    3.  Parent/Legal Guardian signatures must be complete   


    SCHOLARSHIPS

    Where do I find Scholarships?

    Many college scholarships are available to 9th-12th graders!

    • Naviance
    • 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, parents place of employment.
    • Check your intended college’s website under financial aid/scholarships.
    • Online searches – be sure they are FREE. Here a few…
    1. Financial Aid on the Web: finaid.org
    2. Salle Mae Scholarships: https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
    3. College Board: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college/grants-scholarships
    4. College Board Opportunity Scholarships: https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/
    5. Going Merry: https://www.goingmerry.com/
    6. Wired Scholar: wiredscholar.com
    7. com: www.gocollege.com
    8. Search for Scholarships: scholarships360.org
    9. Fast Web:  Fastweb.com
    10. Unusual scholarships
    11. Prestigious scholarships and fellowships
    12. Full tuition academic scholarships
    13. Scholarships for average students
    14. Community service scholarships
    15. Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students
    16. Cancer scholarships
    17. 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.   

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