College and Career Resources

College Resources

All About College http://www.allaboutcollege.com/ Covers all aspects of college planning.
American College and University Home Pages http://www.clas.ufl.edu/CLAS/american-universities.html Quick links to home pages of nearly 1,600 four-year American colleges and universities.
Campus Tours http://www.campustours.com/ Take virtual tours of the schools that you are interested in learning about.
College and University Rankings http://www.library.uiuc.edu/edx/rankings.htm Links to many ranking services, along with cautionary notes and a discussion of the ongoing controversy over rankings.
College Board Online http://www.collegeboard.com/ A good place to start planning for college with SAT information, a searchable database of colleges and information about financial aid.
College Navigator http://www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ Guided college search, side-by-side comparisons, financial aid and more.
College Search: Find the Right Colleges for You http://apps.collegeboard.com/search/index.jsp Find colleges and universities by major, type, location and more. A service of CollegeBoard.com.
CollegeNET http://www.collegenet.com/ Search for scholarships and colleges, and apply online.
CollegePrep-101 http://www.collegeprep101.com/ Loaded with useful information, CollegePrep-101 is designed to help students navigate the process of selecting, applying to and being successful in college.
CollegeView - College Finder & Recruiting Service http://www.collegeview.com/ Search for colleges, compare colleges and get more information.
Common Application Form http://www.commonapp.org/CommonApp/default.aspx Complete one Common Application form, photocopy it, and send the form to any of the participating 230 colleges. You can also apply online with the form. The procedure simplifies the college application process and eliminates duplication of effort.
Embark http://www.embark.com/ Find, apply and get into the right program for you.
FastWeb http://www.fastweb.com/ FastWeb, which claims to be "the Internet's leading scholarship search service", helps students choose a college, pay for college and find jobs during and after college.
GoCollege http://www.gocollege.com/ The student's reference to finding money and getting the most out of a college education.
HBCUmentor http://www.hbcumentor.org/ A guide to historically Black colleges and universities.
New York's Private Colleges & Universities http://www.nycolleges.org/ Learn about independent colleges and universities in New York State: locations, academic programs, campus profiles, financial aid and more.
Peterson's Colleges and Universities http://www.petersons.com/ugchannel/ Excellent site with comprehensive information about colleges.
The Princeton Review http://www.princetonreview.com/college-education.aspx Information about colleges, test preparation, scholarships and more.
Sallie Mae - Provider of Student Loans http://www.salliemae.com/ Sallie Mae is the nation's leading provider of student loans.
Universities.com http://www.universities.com/Search/ Search for over 10,000 American and international universities and colleges.

This page was last updated on March 23, 2009 .