Student Alumni Webpage Template. Recent high school graduates may still need support and guidance around college or career pathways. This template features language you can use for this webpage. Help alums explore potential paths, remind them of available resources, the financial aid process, etc. Promote and invite alums to your school’s financial aid filing events.
Considering A Gap Year? For current high school seniors, here is what you need to know about taking a gap year or deferring enrollment before making a decision.
Graduate Handbook: Next Steps for First-Year Students. This student guide contains information on critical next steps. Available in Spanish.
A Family Guide: Supporting Your Child After High School. This resource focuses on normalizing the “first-year experience” to counteract the “imposter syndrome.” The strategies help set realistic expectations and problem-solving behaviors that students need to succeed in college. (Available in Arabic, Chuukese, Marshallese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese.)
Activity Guide: Preparing Students for the Transition to College. College access professionals can use this activity guide to help prepare students and families for the first year after high school, including what to expect and navigating common challenges.
- Handout: Make Your College Plans a Reality. There are essential steps that need to be completed over the summer for you to be able to enroll in the fall. The tasks listed are common to most colleges. (Available in Arabic, Chuukese, Marshallese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese.)
- Handout: Resources & Support Services to Navigate Your Way. This list identifies common student support resources found at college.
- Handout: Resource Scenarios. These are common scenarios that students encounter during their first year in college.
- Handout: Differences Between High School and College. For use with the Activity Guide-Preparing Students For The Transition To College.
- Handout: Information for First-Year Students. This timeline includes examples of things students commonly face during their first year of college.