Breaking News FROM THE COUNSELING OFFICE
College visits to the Counseling Center have begun!
Please check the daily announcements or stop in the Counseling Center to find out who's visiting today.
Junior and Seniors interested in history, government and public affairs--
US SENATE YOUTH PROGRAM (USSYP) 57th annual Washington Week (March 2-9, 2019);
Each year the NY State Education Department selects students from across the state to represent NY at the national USSYP Washington Week. Each student is awarded a $10,000 scholarship and a weeklong expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. where they will meet their U.S. senators and be immersed in leadership education and public service. More information can be found at here at the national website. See your counselor if you are interested in this program. Deadline to apply is October 19th.
SUNY FINANCIAL AID DAYS, October 13th and November 17th: Two days are being offered to assist students and their families in applying for financial aid and completing the FAFSA. These workshops are free of charge and open to ALL prospective college students and their families. Students can register at one of 30+ locations throughout NY State by going online at http://www.suny.edu/studentevents.
YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS: Applications are now being accepted for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!), a business and entrepreneurial program starting this fall at Cayuga Community College. Interested students should stop at the Counseling Center for more information about this FREE program.
is holding a College Fair -- Monday, October 1, 2018 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Over 50 colleges will be represented
815 Fay Road, Syracuse
The deadline for the 13th annual AES Engineering Scholarship is October 6, 2018.
Visit their website at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm to apply.
The winner(s) will be announced within 2 weeks of the deadline. Each winner will be personally notified by email.
Free ACT test preparation is now available online! Activities include educational games, skills tests, full length practice tests, personalized study plans and diagnostics based on PreACT or official ACT Results. The free preparation, entitled ACT® AcademyTM is now open at act.org/academy.
For ALL parents, please see the downloads below for the PowerPoint from the January 2018 Freshmen Information Night presentation and helpful links, tips and information for freshmen.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact your student's counselor.
Please take a look at the NEW Parents' Corner on our counseling page! Many articles of interest are added weekly to the site.