Links & Resources

As part of our goal to give first generation college students every opportunity to succeed, below is a list of helpful links for college preparedness.

 

    1. http://www.firstgenerationstudent.com/A free website that provides information to assist first-generation college students navigate the college application process, from beginning to end and beyond

 

    1. http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/gs/hs/hsgrtable.aspCalifornia Department of Education’s helpful chart showing high school graduation requirements, and the freshman admission requirements for CSU and UC schools

 

    1. http://www.act.org/path/parent/college/firstgeneration.htmlACT’s information for parents on how to help their children become first-generation college students

 

    1. http://thechoice.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/02/11/tips-for-first-generation-college-applicants/?_r=0Tips for first-generation college applicants from former Dartmouth assistant director of admissions

 

    1. http://www.ucop.edu/doorways/All about A-G requirements at University of California schools as we as a course management tool

 

    1. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sites/default/files/college-prep-checklist.pdfUnited States Department of Education college-prep checklist

 

    1. http://youcango.collegeboard.org/?navid=bf-ycgThe College Board’s You Can Go! Site

 

  1. http://www.gocollege.com/admissions/preparing/childhood/General advice on how to prepare young children for college and create a college-going mindset