College Planning Tips

Newer Resources:

Student Resume

Tips For Parents

College Planning Guide

Key Websites

SAT Registration

ACT Registration

Common Application

College Search Web sites

Financial Aid Websites

Scholarship search site:  (You have to register, but it’s free).

Scholarship Opportunity The AOL Scholarship

Great site for information on all aspects of financial aid

Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Oregon Student Assistance Commission

CSS Profile

Financial aid calculator, for estimates on expected family contribution

Western Undergraduate Exchange

Portland Area SAT/ACT Preparation Classes

College Bound Test Prep In-person, small group SAT/ACT coaching. Contact Stephanie Short (503) 591-0228 or Sarah Gardiner (503) 259-9990.

Huntington Learning Center SAT/ACT,, 503-533-5700 (Portland), 503-590-6800 (Beaverton)

KAPLAN SAT/ACT prep classes,, 800-527-8378

Khan Academy SAT online practice,

Lake Oswego Community School SAT classes, (choose High School Enrichment link)

Multnomah County Library, search ‘LearningExpress Library’ for SAT practice tests, 503-988-5123. Features various websites for online practice:

Oregon Episcopal School SAT test prep summer camp. Kati Stenstrom, 503-416-9254

The Princeton Review SAT/ACT tutoring & online practice, 800-273- 8439,

Portland Community College SAT/ACT classes,

SATPrepPdx SAT classes & tutoring, Kathleen Petersen. 503-697-0717

Saturday Academy SAT/ACT classes,, 503-200-5858

Portland Tutoring Collective SAT/ACT individual & group tutoring,, 503-575-7084, 360- 268-8540

PowerScore SAT/ACT classes & online prep,, 800-545-1750

St. Mary’s Academy SAT classes, 503-228-8306 Sherwood Test Prep SAT classes,, 866-837-8773

Stumptown Test Prep SAT/ACT tutoring,, 503-246-4211

Sylvan Learning Center SAT/ACT programs,

Testing Companies,

Miscellaneous Web sites

Women’s Colleges

Catholic Colleges

Jesuit Colleges

Historically Black Colleges

Foundation for Jewish Campus Life

Colleges That Change Lives

NCAA Clearinghouse

Summer Programs, college information

US Accredited Colleges Abroad