App Guide

College Application Guide 

We are excited to be part of your college admission experience. You are bound for a bright future. Surround yourself with people who reinforce that message. Use these resources along the way, and enjoy your journey! 

General College Search Resources

These sites and tools allow you to explore and compare your options. Do your research, visit, and reach out proactively to the colleges that you find match your interests and goals well.

College Data

Plan your path to college.

Big Future

Create your road map.

College Greenlight

Expand your options and explore new colleges.

Planning Guide

Download your college planning guide to start your journey!

Financial Aid and Scholarship Resources

Cost and affordability are critical considerations. Use these sites to understand overall costs, learn about scholarships, and increase your financial aid literacy.

Federal Aid

Getting federal student aid has never been easier.


Explore financial aid options, get FAFSA updates, and access tools from trusted sources.


Explore this online resource to find scholarships to help you pay for school.

College Express

Get matched to colleges and scholarships that really fit you.

College and University Admission Data

Want to dig a little deeper into numbers around admission and financial aid? You came to the right place.  

College Results

An interactive tool designed to provide counselors, parents, students, and others with information about college graduation rates for nearly any four-year college or university in the country.

College Scorecard

The U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard has the most reliable data on college costs and graduation rates.

Common Data Set

The Common Data Set (CDS) initiative is a collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community.


Economic Diversity and Student Outcomes at America’s Colleges and Universities: Find Your College