Mrs. Nichols

College & Career Counselor

Tomball High School

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Welcome to the THS College & Career Counselor page!

My name is Emily Nichols, the College and Career Counselor for THS. I have been in Tomball ISD since 2007, and began my career in education in 1998. I graduated from Sam Houston State University with a BA in Fashion Merchandising, and a minor in General Business. In 2004 I received my Masters of Education in School Counseling from Sam Houston State University.


Phone: 281-357-3220 ext. 2242

College & Career Center Assistant: Kari Schriewer


Phone: 281-357-3220 ext. 2228


*In person or virtual meetings available. Available times are shown in two week time frames from today's date.

Most Common Websites Requested

College Board (SAT) - Register for the SAT, use the College Board Big Future for college & career searches, scholarships & more

ACT - Register for the ACT

Khan Academy - Free online tutoring for your academic courses, SAT/ACT, and more!

THS Testing Center Resources - Learning Express (Prep Step) and TERC


Share your good news with us! Let us know your post high school plan, academic awards, honor cords, and scholarships. Click the link above and complete the form.

Save the Date: We recognize seniors who have received academic awards, honor cords, and scholarships at our Senior Award Ceremony in May. The ceremony is by invitation only. Participating students will receive invitations the first week of May.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, February 2nd

College Knowledge Night

Tomball High School

6:00-8:30 pm

Click HERE to view the program of confirmed presenters (room assignments will post prior to the event)

Stay Informed!

Check here frequently as helpful information and student opportunities are shared

Scholarships for Juniors

The Coolidge Scholarship – Deadline, February 23, 2023

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship – Deadline, March 15, 2023

College Board Opportunity Scholarship - Ongoing through senior year

Helpful Resources

A variety of college, career, and military readiness resources are provided below no matter what your path after high school.