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UPCOMING EVENTS 

 

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY APPLICATION DEADLINES BY CAMPUS:
NOVEMBER 30  DECEMBER 15  Later Deadlines 
Fresno State CSU Bakersfield  
Cal State Fullerton CSU Channel Islands  
Cal State Long Beach Chico State  
Cal State LA CSU Dominguez Hills  
Cal Poly Pomona CSU Monterey Bay  
San Diego State CSUN (Northridge)  
San Jose State Sacramento State  
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo CSU San Bernardino  
  CSU San Marcos  
  Sonoma State  
  CSU Stanislaus

 

APPLY TO COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Seniors, Get Assistance with your Los Rios Community College Application :
Cosumnes River College  (Register for Application Workshop)
Sacramento City College (Register for Application Workshop
Folsom Lake College      (How to Apply to FLC Video Tutorial)
American River College  (View the American River College Application Workshop Video)


Students are asked to review the "Application Checklist" Prior to and in preparation for completing the application

 

NEXT STEP: ORIENTATION
AFTER COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION and receiving your Los Rios ID # 
Register for ONLINE ORIENTATION with your selected Los Rios College Campus :
Cosumnes River College   "FYE - First Year Experience"
Sacramento City College  "City Jam"
Folsom Lake College         "Start Soaring"
American River College    "Achieve at ARC"
 

ADVANCED EDUCATION

For more information on Advance Education and how to apply, please click on the link below:
Begin your College Search here:                                  
 

Begin your College Search here:                                  
 

>>College Board<<

 
US Department of Education College Ranking Website
Start your college exploration and compare schools here!
 
College Scorecard is designed to help students and parents identify which schools provide the biggest bang for your buck. Designed with input from those who will use it most, the Scorecard offers reliable data on factors important to prospective students.
 
Get information about:
  • Average Annual Cost - The Average Annual net price for federal financial aid recipients after aid from the school, state or federal government. For public schools, this is only calculated for In-State students.
  • Graduation Rate - The graduation rate after six years for schools that award predominantly four-year degrees and after four years for all other schools. These rates are based on full-time students enrolled for the first time.
  • Salary After Attending - The median earnings of former students who received federal financial aid at 10 years after entering the school.
 And More!
 
More Recommended Websites for College Exploration

Collegestats.org
 - information about public and private institutions in the US 

BigFuture.Collegeboard.org - "Big Future" Collegeboard College Exploration
 
https://www.cccco.edu - California Community Colleges Information
 
www.collegemajors101.com - The #1 Resource for College Majors Information
 
MyMajors.com - Take the Free quiz to create your customized pathway to college and career readiness
  
 
6 STEPS TO GETTING INTO COLLEGE
Sure, high school is supposed to be fun, but putting some effort into your schoolwork and extracurricular experiences can make applying to your choice colleges a lot less stressful. Though it might sound like boring advice, the following steps are extremely important!
 
  • Work hard for good grades.
  • Enroll in challenging courses.
  • Spend time preparing for the SAT or the ACT and SAT Subject Tests.
  • Polish your writing skills.
  • Establish relationships with teachers and advisors who can write strong letters of recommendation for you.
  • Get involved in some activities, community service, or work experiences that will enable you to show your values, talents, and skills.
 
FIND YOUR COLLEGE MATCH
Feeling overwhelmed with the process of choosing a college? Take a look at some suggested tips from the CollegeBoard website -