College Application Commuter Program | Saturday, August 06, 2022 - Resources
High School Preparation
Use this planning chart to see if you are on track to meet or exceed the minimum A-G requirements.Four Systems of Higher Ed
Discover the four college systems in California: Community Colleges, CSUs, UCs, and Privates.Extracurriculars
What you do outside of the classroom is important. Learn about the many ways in which you can become involved in your free time.Summer Programs
Learn more about summer programs that you can participate in.Scholarship List
Check out our Scholarship List. Organized by month, you could apply all year long!Community College Profiles
Interested in enrolling at community college? Or taking classes through concurrent enrollment? Click here to view profiles on community colleges local to the Los Angeles area.
Additional Preparation Resources
Use this checklist to know what you should be doing in yearCollege Entrance Exams
Learn about the different exams you can take.Concurrent Enrollment
Learn about what Concurrent Enrollment is and how it can benefit you.Junior Assessment
Download the Full Version of our Junior Assessment.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid
The FAFSA opens October 1st and must be submitted if you are applying to college.
California Dream Act (CADAA)
The California Dream Act Application allows students interested in attending eligible California Colleges, Universities and Career Education Programs to apply for state financial aid.
California Student Aid Commission
The principal state agency responsible for administering financial aid programs for students attending post-secondary schools in California.
College Scholarship Service (CSS) Profile
The CSS Profile, short for the College Scholarship Service Profile, is an online application that allows college students to apply for non-federal financial aid.
Additional Financial Aid Resources
University of California
The UC Application opens August 1st for its nine campuses. The deadline to apply is November 30th. Click to start your application.
California State University
The CSU Application opens October 1st for its twenty-three campuses. The deadline to apply is December 4th. Click to start your application.
The Common App represents nearly 900 campuses; the application opens August 01. Deadlines and requirements vary by institution. Click to learn more.
California Community Colleges
Community colleges accept applications on a rolling basis. Click here to learn more.
Additional College Admission Resources
There are eight Personal Insight Questions (PIQs). Learn more about them here.Personal Insight Questions Worksheet
Not sure where to start or which questions to choose? Take a look at this worksheet.Activity Sheet
Use this sheet to keep track of your extra-curricular activities and involvement.