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College Application Information

"Facing The College Application Process"

~ As presented by your WHS Counselors to our Seniors and their families ~


Facing the College Application Process Presentation

Presentations and Handouts

 TitleCategorySize Description
ACT vs. SAT PresentationCollege726.50 KBDownloadThis presentation from C2 Education helps students determine whether the ACT or SAT is right for them.
A-G Approved Course List 15/16College173.71 KBDownloadList of CVUSD approved A-G courses for UC and/or CSU admissions
Comparative Minimum RequirementsCollege114.74 KBDownloadComparison between WHS, CSU, UC, Private School and Community College requirements, as presented at Future Senior Night.
Creating College OptionsCollege6.80 MBDownloadFind out of state options in the college search process and how to pay for it.
Financial Aid Night PPPCollege720.50 KBDownloadFinancial Aid Night PPP, presented at WHS on 1/8/15 by representatives of the Financial Aid Office of Cal Lutheran.
Out of State College Fair - Round RobinCollege23.11 MBDownloadLearn more about out of state education opportunities available for Californians.
Post Secondary Alternatives BookletCollege134.30 KBDownloadOptions for students who are interested in Vocational Schools, Career Training, GED, CHSPE, Adult School, Military etc...
Solicitud de Ayuda Financiera SPANISHCollege3.12 MBDownloadSolicitud de Ayuda Financiera 2015-2016
UC Personal Insight Questions GuideCollege278.61 KBDownloadHints and suggestions for writing the UC Personal Insight Questions.
UCSB PresentationCollege4.25 MBDownloadLearn about UCSB's admission requirements.
College Essay Presentation from College NightCollege Night1.67 MBDownloadLynne Kelsey's PowerPoint Presentation on the college essay writing process from College Information Night
College Essay Workshop HandoutCollege Night66.50 KBDownloadHandout from Lynne Kelsey's college essay writing workshop from College Information Night
CSU Presentation from College NightCollege Night1.18 MBDownloadApplying to the CSU: Information from College Night Presentation
Statement of Intent to Employ WHSEmployment236.63 KBDownloadWork Permit Application
WHS School ProfileGeneral informationUnknownDownloadGPA descriptions; AP score breakdown; college statistics; general information about WHS
Academic Success StrategiesGeneral Information2.15 MBDownloadPresentation from the counseling office that took place Oct. 18. Topics discussed include: Improving grades, study skills, homework habits, Zangle usage, monitoring grades and more.
Frequently Asked QuestionsGeneral Information206.45 KBDownloadCommon questions received in the counseling office regarding WHS.
Graduation vs. College RequirementsGeneral Information263.75 KBDownloadWHS Graduation Requirements on page 1, "A-G" College Requirements for CSU and UC on page 2.
NCAA for Class of 2016Parent Presentations1.77 MBDownloadNew requirements for collegiate athletics eligibility.
Senior Graduation Check-HandoutSeniors66.50 KBDownloadTask list for seniors. Handout was given to seniors through their English classes on Sept. 17 and distributed to parents at Back to School night during the "Facing the College Application" presentation.