College & Career Informational Links

College & Career Informational Links

High School Profiles
Lakeland High School
Walter Panas High School

College Application Resources
  • LCSD Senior Application Packet, click here
  • Keys to Navigating the College Admissions Process, click here
  • Getting into College – An Insider’s Guide, click here
  • Common Application Hints (FERPA, Naviance, etc.), click here
  • College Advice from former LCSD Students, click here
College Essay Resources
  • 8 Tips for Crafting Your Best College Essay, click here
  • College Essay – Topics for Getting Unstuck, click here
  • Common Application Personal Essay, click here
  • College Vine: How to Write a College Essay for Tier I Schools, click here
  • Crafting an Unforgettable College Essay,  click here

Naviance - Please log into your Family Connection for Scholarship Information.
Lakeland High School
Walter Panas High School

Walter Panas News and Events - Scholarship Link, click here

College Fairs

NYS HESC - College Fairs Calendar
SchoolGuides College Fairs Calendar

College Application Links
The Common Application
SUNY Application
CUNY Application
Westchester Community College Application

NYS College Search Links ~ State Universities of New York (SUNY) &City Universities of New York (CUNY)
SUNY Colleges & Universities
SUNY Admissions Quick Facts
SUNY Honors Program Facts
SUNY EOP Information
CUNY Colleges & Universities
NYS Private Colleges & Universities

National College Search Links
College Board
The Princeton Review
Peterson's - The Real Guide to Colleges and Universities
College View
CampusTours - Interactive Virtual Tours and Campus Maps 
Malcom Bernard HBCU

College Resources for Special Education
Information on Applying for College
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Students with Disabilities Resources
Students with Disabilities College Resources
College Search Engine for Students w/ Disabilities
Special Education Consent Request

Vocational School Search Links
Technical & Trade Schools
Vocational Schools

National Ranking by News Organizations
Newsweek - America's 25 New Elite 'Ivies'
Forbes - America's Top Colleges List
Kiplinger's Best College Values 2017
US News & World - 2017 Best Colleges

Tier I & Ivy League Schools
20 Most Selective Colleges and Universities in the U.S.
Ivy League Schools
Ivy League College Admissions Facts and Statistics
Seven Sisters Colleges to Ivy League Schools
Little Ivies – Top Tier 1 Schools
Hidden Ivies – Top Tier 1 Public Schools

Military Academies
Service Academies & Senior Military Colleges

ROTC College Programs

CSS Profile Schools
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

  • These Colleges & Universities require the CSS Profile in addition to FASFA
Fair Test Schools
Fair Test Colleges & Universities
  • Colleges & Universities that Do Not use the SAT or ACT scores for Admissions
QUEST Scholars Program
QuestBridge Scholars Program
  • QuestBridge is a powerful platform bridging the nation’s brightest, under-served youth and leading institutions of higher education.
Career Exploration Links Military Links


STEM Education & Careers
Be an Engineer
US Department of Education | STEM
NYS STEM Education
STEM Jobs – Do What You LOVE!
STEM Education Coalition
What Most Schools Don't Teach - YouTube

Career Interest Inventory
Occupational Outlook Handbook

NY Career Zone

What SUNY’s are looking for in a High School Transcript for the following Majors:
SUNY Binghamton University
SUNY Stony Brook University
SUNY University at Buffalo

SUNY Downstate

Physical Training
SUNY Upstate - Doctor of Physical Therapy, DPT