- You AND your parents need to go online and get your FSA ID (Your login for FAFSA). It only take 5 minutes, and is necessary to fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid):
Goto: https://fsaid.ed.gov and follow the simple instructions.
Video on how to fill out the form: https://youtu.be/QdaGZASwjZU
- Continue exploring colleges and begin filling out college applications. A great place to explore: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/
- Attend Upcoming Events:
*Back to School Night – September 27 – 4:30-6:30 pm- Assistance with FSA ID in the College & Career Center
*Senior Meetings – September 22-October 4 – Individual Senior Appointments (Bring your questions!)
*Parent and Student FAFSA Workshop Night- October 8 – 6:30-8 pm- DDHS – North Computer Lab
*College & Trade Fair – October 24 – 1:30-3:30 – DDHS North Cafeteria
***If you are attending a Community College and have a 2.5 GPA and above, you may qualify for theOregon Promise (what we keep hearing as “free community college”…although there are limits and stipulations.). oregonstudentaid.gov
Scholarships – apply now! There is a long list available on the College and Career Center website: https://sites.google.com/a/ddsd40.org/ddhs-college-career-center/scholarships
The Scholarship Search– A helpful Powerpoint Presentation on scholarships!
The OSAC Scholarship Application will open in November: Oregon students may explore over 500 privately-funded scholarships and apply for up to 40 with one application, Students must apply online at OregonStudentAid.gov and submit a completed OSAC scholarship application and all other required materials by March 1 at 5:00 p.m. Students who submit their applications by February 15 at 5:00 pm may be entered in a drawing to win a $1,000 OSAC Early Bird scholarship.
End of the year reminders – DDHS Junior Video