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Senior Information- College Applications

MHS SENIORS – FALL 2021- 2022

Post High School Planning, College Admissions, and Financial Aid Events

All Seniors – Post High School Planning

Date/Deadline

Task

April- December

Take the SAT and/or ACT. (Test Optional/Blind 2021)

October 2021

UC/CSU/ Private Application Open

October 2021- March 2, 2022

Fill out and submit your FAFSA Application.

Early/Mid November

Early Action/Early Decision Application Due.

November 30, 2021

UC/CSU Application DUE.

December 2021- January 2022

Most Private Colleges Applications are Due.

Mid-January

Submit SAT and ACT Scores, Mid Semester Transcripts (if required).

February -March

Notification of Admissions.

March- June

Community College Applications and Matriculation.

March- May

Evaluate options, apply for Housing, and make a final decision. 

March 8- April 2, 2022

Community Scholarship Applications and Essay.

May 1

Statement of Intent Due. 

 
 

Senior Planning Workshops


  • Tuesday and Thursday, October 6th and 7th, 2nd period in Mrs. Le Francois's Room on the 6th; 2nd period in Mr. Leonard's room on the 7th. Parent Night in the MPR on October 7th at 6 pm. “Guiding Your Student Through the College Application Process.”
  • Tuesday and Thursday, October 12th and 14th, 2nd period in Mrs. LeFrancois's Room on the 12th; 2nd period in Mr. Leonard's room on the 14th. Parent Night in the MPR on October 14th at 6 pm. "Money Matters" Presentation.
 
College Application Workshops
    • Thursday, October 7th, 1:05- 3:05 pm- Application Workshop, small group, MHS Counselors in the Library.
    • Wed., October 13th, 1:05 pm - 3:05 pm- Application Workshop, small group, MHS Counselors in the Library.
    • Wed., November 3rd, Application Workshop, small group, MHS Counselors in the Library.
    • Tuesday, November 16th Application Workshop, small group, MHS Counselors in the Library.
 
Please join the following College Admissions Officers to learn more about their colleges.
  • Tuesday, October 20th, 9:30 to 11:30 pm, CSU Bakersfield Presentation.
 
Request a Letter of Recommendation- https://forms.gle/zjFxVyLK4Zi59SWw6
 
 
Community College Application Workshops to be arranged in small groups. 
  • In February 2022
Common Application
 
Common App. For Parents
 
Common App- Application Guide for First-Time Freshman
 
Common App- Essay Prompts
College Application Articles
  • College Application Process: Tips for Parents- Click Here
  • How to Help Your Kid During the College Application Process- Click Here
  • The Role Of Parents In The College Application Process-Click Here
Financial Aid Articles
  • For Parents: Involving Your Students in the Financial Aid Process- Click Here
  •  What To Do If Your Parents Can’t or Won’t Help Pay- Click Here