College & Career Center
The purpose of the Sunnyslope High School Student Career Center is to provide students with information in college admissions, financial aid, military interest, career exploration, career/job skills, and the general post-secondary education planning process.
The Student Career Center is located in Room 406, the Career Advisor is Deirdre Eagar. She can be reached at 623.915.8705 & firstname.lastname@example.org
College & Career Fair 2021
All students were encouraged to participate in our lunch fair on campus for the week of November 15th-19th. Various colleges, as well as a few trade employers were able to be on campus and share with students.
Some students too advantage of the opportunity to talk to recruiters and find out what skills are necessary to get into college or get a job in the trades.
Goodwill and Arizona Work were also on campus to share ways students can get job help while in HS and after graduation.
Welcome back to Sunnyslope for the 2021-2022 school year.
Click on the short video to learn more about how the Career Center is here to support you and your student!
College decision, applications & FAFSA
Scholarships research & applications
Volunteer hours / Honor Cord
Job & Career help
Sunnyslope is proud of it's 3 QuestBridge Match Students. Two of the full tuition recipients explain in this video how important the Scholar Program was to their acceptance in the QuestBridge Match.
The 2021 College Prep Scholars Program application is now open! The deadline is Wednesday, March 24
Eligibility: Any high school junior, regardless of citizenship, currently attending high school in the U.S. is eligible for the College Prep Scholars Program. Additionally, U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents living abroad are eligible for the program. International students living outside the U.S. are not eligible.
Congrats to our seniors who have reached 52% FAFSA completion in January. We are up 10% from last year. It is exciting that so many of our seniors have taken the opportunity see if they can get federal funds for college!
Along with this award one of our seniors will also receive a $500 scholarship from the AZ FAFSA Challenge. The application is open to all seniors who completed the FAFSA.
Select 9th, 10th & 11th graders were invited to GUHSD 5th Annual Pathway to America's Top Colleges & Universities Night that was held on January 7th, 2021. All students are welcome to the information provided.
Click on the link below, to get grade level checklists, college & scholarship info, essay & resume writing tricks as well as information on Top Colleges in America!
In October, 2020 Sunnyslope was ranked #5 for FAFSA completion. By November, we moved up to #1.
Congrats to the many Sunnyslope families ensuring their students futures and putting in the work to get their FAFSA's done!
For those waiting, please get to work over the holidays and get your FAFSA done. Check out the Event Calendar & FAFSA Tabs for lots of resources!
College & Career Center Announcement:
Sunnyslope 2020 Alumni Jessica Rusconi shares with us her experience getting into college and what she did while in HS that helped her get where she is now.
Get good grades
Apply for scholarships
Push & challenge yourself
- to be prepared for college