When it comes time to apply to college, will your student be ready?

With a nationwide average of 471 students to 1 counselor, most students don't get enough time with their high school counselor to feel fully prepared to apply to college. Kickstart to College workshops fill that gap.

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Kickstart to College workshops provide counselor-approved information that will equip your student — and you — to succeed on the journey ahead. Each interactive workshop is specific to the needs of students at the specified grade levels. Here are a few of the topics we'll cover:

Kickstart to College I™ (9th and 10th Graders)

  • Explore colleges & careers
  • Make a plan for your future
  • Build your college resume
  • Create habits of success
  • Plan how you'll pay for college
  • Beware of social media mistakes
  • Much more!

Kickstart to College II™ (11th and 12th Graders)

  • Goal-setting and strategic planning
  • Campus visits
  • College admissions tests
  • College applications
  • Financial aid
  • Building your team
  • Much more!

The workshops are free to students and parents, courtesy of local sponsors.