College & Career

College and Career exploration at Big Future

NCAA eligibility

College Prep Timeline

Freshman and Sophomore Years
 

  • Pass your classes!
  • Complete graduation requirements
  • Attend summer school to recover failed classes
  • Get involved with extra-curricular activities

Junior Year
 

  • Begin researching and creating list of potential colleges/universities
  • Begin college visits and attend local college fairs
  • Prep for and take the SAT
  • Take advantage of exploratory classes, tech center, and other classes that may help identify your future career interests

Senior Year
 

  • Attend college fairs (JHS hosts one at school in the fall!)
  • Re-take the SAT/ACT
  • Finalize college list and complete applications
  • Send your transcripts via Parchment
  • Submit your FAFSA – opens October 1
  • Apply for scholarships
  • Finish strong!