Visit this great free interactive college information website at www.cappex.com . You can look up comprehensive college profiles with information about admissions, majors offered, tuition, financial aid, merit scholarship, and net prices. You can also view college videos and use many interactive worksheets to help determine what type of student you are and what sets you apart.
Free ACT Apps
ACT has created 3 free apps for I-phones and I-pads. ACT Photo will help the student easily take a photo and upload it their registration (photos are now required to register for the test). ACT Test Prep provides test preparation and ACT College provides an interactive college search tool.
New Scholarship Search Engine
Cappex.com has created a companion website to help you search for scholarships, ScholarshipSpotlight.com. On Scholarship Spotlight, students can find thousands of the most relevant scholarships, including hard-to-find local ones which distinctly match their strengths — all in just a matter of seconds. What’s more, there’s no student profile needed. Students can get their scholarship matches right from the site’s home page. Check it out!http://www.cappex.com/scholarships/
The Common Application
This site has 488 participating colleges and is a great way to apply to multiple schools using one application. Visit www.commonapp.org to see the list of member universities and read more about it.