Counselors Network

Checklist

The October checklist gives you some things to think about as you prepare for another great fall.


  • Advertise college entrance exam test dates and registration deadlines.
  • Plan a financial aid night for December or January and contact an area financial aid officer now to hold a presentation.
    • The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) has developed materials for financial aid administrators, high school counselors, and other interested persons to use when conducting financial aid night presentations. Check here for availablility details: http://www.nasfaa.org/counselors/Financial_Aid_Night_Presentation.aspx.
  • Encourage juniors to register for and take the PSAT.
  • Provide a fall planning schedule for juniors.
  • Encourage sophomores to register for and take the PLAN and PSAT.
  • Visit with freshman classes to give basic high school information on grade point average, class rank, transcripts, etc.
  • Advertise college representative visits to your campus.
  • Advertise scholarships.