Seniors
 IMPORTANT DATES FOR: September, October, November, and December

September-
Make sure you are taking all the right classes for graduation and 4-year university
Take September 13 ACT test
Pass all classes with A's and B's
October-
Take SAT October 11th at MVHS
Take ACT October 25th
Cal State University applications opened and can be submitted (www.csumentor.edu)
UC applications opened, but cannot submit until November 1st, 2014(www.universityofcalifornia.edu)
Apply for private/Independent schools, deadlines vary
Sign up to take November and December SAT
Request 2 letters of recommendation from teachers for scholarships
Work on Personal Statement for scholarships and UC applications
Pass all classes with A's and B's
Meet with your counselor several times a month!!!
November-
Take SAT November 8th
Continue working on CSU applications (deadline Nov. 30th)
Continue working on UC applications (deadline Nov. 30th)
Request 2 letters of recommendation from teachers for scholarships
Start working on CSS Profile for specific private schools (www.collegeboard.org)
Pass all classes with A's and B's
Meet with your counselor several times a month!!!
December-
Take SAT December 6th
Take ACT December 13th
Apply for Private/Independent schools, deadlines vary
Submit Cal Grant form to Counseling Office
Attend Financial Aid Workshop for students and parents
Apply for at least 5 scholarships by end of December 2014
Pass all classes with A's and B's
Meet with your counselor several times a month!!!
January-
Submit Cal Grant GPA Verification form (Deadline March 2, 2015).
Submit FAFSA (www.fafsa.gov) or Cal Dream Act (www.caldreamact.org) application (Deadline March 2, 2015).
Pickup financial aid worksheets and Cal Grant forms in Counseling Office.
Seniors-sign-up and take EPT/ELM if did not receive waiver from EAP or SAT/ACT scores.  See your counselor for assistance, or log onto www.ets.org to sign up online.
Seniors-apply for scholarships.  Check counseling tab on school's website for updated scholarships!!!
Juniors-sign-up for SAT for March 14, 2015 test date.
 
 
SAT
Test Dates:
October 11, 2014                        
November 8, 2014                          
December 6, 2014                      
January 24, 2015                 
March 14, 2015                            
May 2, 2015                                          
June 6, 2015                                 
 
ACT
Test Dates:
September 13, 2014                     
October 25, 2014                       
December 13, 2014                       
February 7, 2015                              
April 18, 2015                                      
June 13, 2015                                      
 
***Register on line:  www.actstudent.org  and go to www.act.org for more information