College Information

APPLYING TO COLLEGES

Common Application www.commonapp.org

A general application form used by over 500 independent colleges that is available on-line.

HIGHER EDUCATION REFERENCES

List of Colleges and Universities in Connecticut en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_colleges_and_universities_in_Connecticut

All Universities (All) By Christina DeMello www.clas.ufl.edu/au/

3,040 listings for American and International University and College home pages. List contains allof the schools, alphabetized by school name, with the link to the college's website.


Campus Tours www.campustours.com

Virtual tours of major campuses. Requires Shockwave. Text, photos, interactive maps, videos, & movies.
Education Corner - Education that Matters - Billed as "The most comprehensive database of colleges, universities and higher education institutions."


National Catholic Colleges and Universities http://www.catholiccollegesonline.org/

The National Catholic College Admission Association is a non-profit organization of Catholic colleges and universities committed to serving students, parents, and counselors in the transition process from high school to college.


Historically Black Colleges and Universities

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_historically_black_colleges_and_universities


Quest Bridges www.questbridge.org


Quest Bridge is part of Quest Scholars Program, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that has worked since 1994 to help outstanding low-income students access top-tier educational opportunities.



College Board Online www.collegeboard.org

A comprehensive job and career guide that gives realistic information for middle and high school students. Detailed sections on nature of work, working conditions, employment, training, job outlook, related occupations, and scores of additional information.


What Can I Do With A Major In…?

http://uncw.edu/career/WhatCanIDoWithaMajorIn.html

Information on career choices and available majors related to different school subjects.

Provided by the University of North Carolina-Wilmington


SECURITY ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES

Security on Campus http://clerycenter.org/

Parental rights regarding campus security. An informative site parents and students should utilize when evaluating colleges.