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 & deirdre.eagar@guhsdaz.org

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.

Applicants must be high school juniors who are planning to apply to college during the fall of their senior year.

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!

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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.

  1. Get good grades

  2. Apply for scholarships

  3. Push & challenge yourself

- to be prepared for college

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February 2020

Sunnyslope had a College & Career Fair for our Junior & Senior Students. We had an excellent Keynote Speaker, Angela DeMarse. All of the students were also able to pick a customized presentations such as the Medical Field, Marines or Cosmetology to name a few. Last but not least the students were able to meet with recruiters from colleges, military and hiring companies in the gym.