College Knowledge

Jr/Sr College Knowledge Night

Did you miss the live event on September 1, 2020? No problem! Watch the recording any time. Topics: College list building, financial aid and scholarships, DHHS Guidance processes for transcripts and letters of recommendation, and COVID-19 application impacts.

GUEST SPEAKERS

Lisa McLaughlin - lisa@edvantageconsulting.com

Lexi Jakovich - Dana Hills Guidance Dept

Breanne Boyle - breanneb@collegewise.com

NCAA Information Night

Did you miss the live event on September 22, 2020? No problem! Watch the recording any time. Topics: College Athletic Recruiting timeline and process as well as COVID-19 impacts.

GUEST SPEAKERS

Katie Andersen - College Counselor for Student-Athletes

College Planning for Students with Learning Differences

Did you miss the live event on October 1, 2020? No problem! Watch the recording any time. Topics include:

  • Demands of High School versus Demands of College for LD, ADHD, and ASD Students

  • Assessing Your Student’s College Readiness and Executive Function Skills:  A Tool To Get You Started

  • College and University Support Programs for LD/ADHD/ASD Students: A 3 Tier System

  • The College Environment: Evaluating a College for YOUR Student

  • College Planning Timeline for the LD/ADHD/ASD Student

GUEST SPEAKERS

Jan Kerchner - Founder, The College Blueprint

College Knowledge Night

Did you miss the live event on October 27, 2020? No problem! Watch the recording any time. Topics include:

  • How to qualify for the WUE scholarship and introduction to the Western Undergraduate Exchange schools 

  • Factors to consider when evaluating schools that fit your student

  • Introduction to Colleges That Change Lives (www.CTCL.org)

GUEST SPEAKERS

Betsie Rugg-Stassen - Northern Arizona University (WUE)

Milyon Trulove - Reed College & Colleges That Change Lives

Community College & Career Education Night

Did you miss the live event on February 2, 2021? No problem! Watch the recording any time. Topics include:

  • Benefits of attending Community College

  • Take classes at your local Community College while you're in high school

  • Transfer options to Cal States, UCs, and private colleges

  • Career and Technical Education through College & Career Advantage

  • Take CCA classes that are UC approved

GUEST SPEAKERS

Rania Mesri - Program Outreach Specialist, Saddleback College

Nicole Berkman - College & Career Advantage

Get to know some of the college resources in our area. Each vendor has provided a brief introduction and advice about the upcoming application process.

FREE SERVICES

Futureology - CUSD's FREE College & Career Counseling

http://www.cusd-futureology.org

NHS Tutors - FREE tutoring support at DHHS after school

https://dhhs.schoolloop.com/tutoring

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College Counseling (List, Application, and Essay Support)
Cyndy McCormick College Advising
FutureWise Consulting
College Wise
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Test Preparation (SAT/ACT, SAT Subject Test, AP, Tutoring)
ClubZ! Tutoring
CCPrep
Specialty Services (Athletic Recruiting)

Test Prep & Tutors

NHS Tutors - FREE tutoring support at DHHS after school

https://dhhs.schoolloop.com/tutoring

 

Future Focused - San Juan Capistrano

http://www.FutureFocused.com

 

CCPrep - Laguna Hills

http://www.CCPrep.org

 

ThinquePrep - Lake Forest

http://www.ThinquePrep.com

 

ClubZ! Tutoring & Test Prep - Laguna Niguel

http://www.SouthOCTutoring.com

Specialty services

The College Recruiting Group - Athletic Recruiting & Videos

http://www.PlayCollegeSports.com

Law Office of Jan A. Meyer - Dana Point

https://www.DanaPointWills.com

College Counseling

Futureology - CUSD's FREE College Advising Service

http://www.cusd-futureology.org

 

EDvantage College Consulting - Laguna Niguel

http://www.EDvantageConsulting.com

 

Collegewise - Irvine

https://www.Collegewise.com

College Blueprint - Services for Learning Differences,

ADHD & ASD

https://www.CollegeBlueprint.com

FutureWise Consulting - Irvine

https://www.FutureWiseConsulting.com

Cindy McCormick College Advising - South Orange County

https://www.cindymccormickcollegeadvising.com

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