College & Career Informational Links

College Center Resources
Please use these links as a resource throughout the Application process.

Recent Updates

OC 21: Online Courses for the 21st Century
Junior College and Career - 11/15/2017
LHS Senior College & Career Presentation - 9/27/2017
WPHS Senior College & Career Presentation - 10/4/2017

High School Profiles
Lakeland High School
Walter Panas High School

College Essay Resources
How to Conquer the Admissions Essay

8 Tips for Crafting Your Best College Essay
College Essay – Topics for Getting Unstuck
Common Application Personal Essay
College Vine: How to Write a College Essay for Tier I Schools
Crafting an Unforgettable College Essay

College Fairs

NYS HESC - College Fairs Calendar
SchoolGuides College Fairs Calendar
Westchester Community College Application 

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 View - This link can also be found in Family Connection-Navaince.
College Board - College Search Engine
CampusTours - Interactive Virtual Tours and Campus Map
The Princeton Review
- The Real Guide to Colleges and Universities 
Connecting College - Majors to Careers

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

Vocational School Search Links
Trade Schools

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

SUNY Academic Programs links:
SUNY Binghamton University
SUNY Stony Brook University
SUNY University at Buffalo
Westchester Community College

Westchester Community College
SUNY Stony Brook University 
SUNY University at Buffalo 
SUNY Upstate
SUNY Downstate

Physician Assistant, Physical Training, Occupational Training and Other Medical Related Occupations
SUNY Upstate – DPT 3+3 & 4+3 Programs
SUNY Downstate 
Informational Links for Medical programs (including Undergraduate, Graduate & Doctoral  programs) withinthe SUNY system.