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College Application Process From Dreams to Attendance

Road Map to College
Applying to college may seem like an impossible task for students and families.  Websites, forms, acronyms, options, and fear may begin to feel like more than any ordinary student and family can handle.  However, if you take it step-by-step you will be able to make the best decision for your future and make your college dreams a reality.  Feel free to read through the entire process or refer back at each stage of your own road to college.
Junior Year
Attend Junior Parent College Application Night TBA
May / June
Take the SAT or ACT
Senior Year
October / November
Submit CSU and UC College Applications  (Check out the Senior Application FAQs below)
March / April
Acceptance Letters, Now What?
Congratulations! You have received an acceptance letter.  Want to know what to do?  Check out handout below: 6 Things To Do After Receiving an Acceptance Letter