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CCC-College Planning

Updated 21 July 2018

Check out our resources to help you plan for college.

College Planning Saturday, January TBA, 2018
9:00-11:45 a.m.

WHS invites students and parents to attend College Planning Saturday. This FREE event will bring representatives from the University of Minnesota System, Minnesota State Colleges & Universities, and the Minnesota Private College Council together to present information about their institutions.

SEVEN different breakout sessions to choose from:

  • Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO)
  • Navigating the College Search Process
  • Paying for College (including FAFSA)
  • Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (Two and Four Year Schools)
  • Minnesota Private Nonprofit Colleges
  • University of Minnesota System
  • Choosing a Major

View the schedule. COME EARLY 8:40-8:55 a.m. for Donuts and Coffee 

ROAR Time- Help with College Applications

Beginning in late September, the counselors will be available every Wednesday during ROAR Time to help students with their college applications. Seniors who are not requested by any teachers during ROAR Time are invited to join us in room 247, which is a computer lab.  Later in the year, we can also help with the FAFSA and scholarship applications during this time.  If a student is requested by a teacher for ROAR Time, that is where they are required to be.  

College Planning Night for 12th Grade Parents

In September, the Senior Parent Night will take place in the WHS Auditorium. Discussion topics include:

  • College Application Process/Requesting Transcripts
  • Understanding the college financial aid process
  • The types of financial aid available
  • Your family contribution towards your child’s education
  • How to file the FAFSA
  • Question & Answer session

View the 2017 WHS counselor presentation here.

View the 2017 college financial aid presentation. here.

Counselor Presentations to Seniors

The counselors presented to all senior English classes in September.  The presentations focused on post-high school planning.  Students learned about college admissions, the college application process at WHS, letters of recommendation and more. View the 2017 PowerPoint presentation shown to students.

PSEO students who do not have an English class at WHS will receive an email with a link to the PowerPoint. If  you have any questions, please contact the Counseling Office at 651-425-4430.  

Minnesota Career Information System

Use MCIS to get information on majors, programs, and colleges nationwide. See your counselor if you need help using MCIS. District 833 pays for our students and families to use this website.

Website: www.mncis.intocareers.org
NOTE: Obtain username/password from WHS Counseling & Career Center

2018 Minnesota National College Fair

Naviance

Naviance is a personalized online college and career resource. District 833 pays for access to this web resource.

  • User Name = student number
  • Password = WHS computer login

Website: https://connection.naviance.com/fc/signin.php?hsid=woodburyhs

College Planning: MN, WI, ND, SD and IA Schools

Two and Four Year Schools

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