Take the PSAT Test in October, if you feel that you could possible qualify for as a National Merit Semifinalists.
Speak to college representatives who visit your high school.
Continue to focus on the importance of high school and make good academic decisions.
Learn about all the options available after graduation. Continue to explore career interests.
Be responsible for your education. Make sure your academic grades reflect your true ability and efforts. Take courses at the most challenging level you can handle.
Research all financial aid, scholarships, loans and grants that are available from the college or technical institute of your interest.
Collect information about college application procedures, entrance requirements, tuition and fees, room and board costs, student activities, course offerings, accreditation and financial aid at the college of your interest.
Review your requirements for high school graduation to make sure you are on track to graduate.
Take the ACT
Check your class rank by obtaining an official transcript.
Continue to add to your resume.
Stay involved in your extracurricular activities.
Visit college campuses and begin to fill out applications.