ERIC Number: ED420458
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
College Choices Guide for Migrant Students and Parents = Guia de Elecciones de Universidades para Estudiantes Migrantes y sus Padres.
Eddy/Northeast Health, Troy, NY.
This brief guide is a planning outline to help migrant students and parents prepare for, choose, and apply to college. The first section, "Thinking About College," offers specific tips for each grade from 9-12; discusses high school graduation requirements and college admission requirements, using Johnston County (North Carolina) schools and the North Carolina university system as examples; and describes four college admissions tests. The second section, "Applying to College," has a 5-point checklist of suggestions that cover planning early, studying and selecting schools, and applying. Section 3, "Paying for College," discusses applying for and getting financial aid. This section also lists six organizations that offer scholarships and financial assistance for migrant students. Each entry includes contact information, purpose, eligibility, and financial data. (SAS)
Descriptors: College Admission, College Applicants, College Bound Students, College Choice, College Entrance Examinations, College Preparation, High Schools, Higher Education, Migrant Education, Migrant Youth, Parent Materials, Paying for College, Student Financial Aid
Student Action with Farmworkers, P.O. Box 90803, Durham, NC 27708.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Students
Authoring Institution: Eddy/Northeast Health, Troy, NY.