Cortez

College & Career Center

WELCOME to our College & Career Center Website!

Hello! I am your Cortez College and Career Specialist: Jazmin Hernandez Padilla

Career Center Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

A little bit about myself:

I am a current college student attending Estrella Mountain, Phoenix and Scottsdale Community Colleges with dreams of one day becoming a successful Interior Designer!! I graduated from Cortez High School I have had a full time job since the age of 17 & have been working my way through college with no student loans or college debts. I have applied for & received scholarships and would be happy to help you on your scholarship hunt! I am also a first generation college student who was not born in the U.S. & I understand the fear of the unknown. As well as the struggles and obstacles that often cross our paths when we are working towards a dream or a goal.

I will apologize in advance as I am a lifetime learner and I do NOT know everything, HOWEVER, I am happy to help you with your with your college & career related questions!!

**Hablo Español

Students and Parents, please, reach out to me if you have any questions:

Email: jazmin.hernandezpadilla@guhsdaz.org or Click here

Mobile: 480.779.9104

Office: 623.915.8238

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WHAT CAN I HELP OUT WITH?

POST SECONDARY EDUCATION

  • Applying to Colleges, Universities, Trade & Technical School

  • Financial Aid/ FAFSA

  • Scholarship Research

  • Set up appointments with college/ university reps., military recruiters etc.

  • Virtual Tours

EMPLOYMENT

  • Building/ starting a resume

  • Preparing for a job interview

  • Mock interviews

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

INTERNSHIPS

CAREER PLANNING & MUCH MORE!!