College Planning Resources

Here are some useful websites about college admission and finances:

  • FAFSA (“Free Application for Federal Student Aid;” the basic form that must be filled out for all students who wish to participate in Federal student aid programs)
  • FAME (Financial Authority of Maine; provides much useful information about college financing)
  • The College Board (College search tools and college planning and preparation tools)
  • The SAT (SAT registration deadlines, test dates and prep questions)
  • The ACT (ACT registration deadlines, test dates and prep questions)
  • I Need a Pencil (Free SAT test prep)
  • College Results Online (Statistics on selectivity, graduation rates and general college profile information)
  • The Common Application (used for undergraduate admissions by nearly 600 colleges and universities)