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Counseling and College/Career News
! Financial Aid Night Link
FHS Counseling hosted a Financial Aid Presentation with Rob Drybread, Assistant Director of Counseling at the CU Boulder Office of Financial Aid. Information on completing a FAFSA, student Financial Aid/Scholarship applications, and the College Opportunity Fund (COF), can be viewed in the powerpoint presentation linked here. These valuable tools will help students applying to any College or University!
! Attention Seniors! Thursdays-College App Help in Counseling!
Every Thursday during CAT time, 11:05-11:45am FHS counselors are in the College & Career Center helping students individually with the admissions process. Do you need help with your college applications? Do you have questions regarding your essays? Would you like help with the Common Application or other college admission issues? Stop in the CCC on Thursday during CAT and find our Fairview Counselors helping students with application details and the admissions process. Hope to see you there!
! College Application Deadlines
For all college applications needing a letter of rec from your counselor, you must meet the following request deadlines:
College Application Deadline Last day to submit request and materials to your counselor November 1 October 1 November 15 October 15 December 1 November 1 December 15 November 15 January 1 November 17 (due to Thanksgiving and Winter Break) January 15 November 17 (due to Thanksgiving and Winter Break) February 1 January 1
! College Application Deadlines
See our NEW video “Requesting your transcripts” for info on filling out your Green Sheet. If you need to request counselor letter of rec there are additional steps of completing the parent brag sheet and student questionnaire. Parents call Jill 720-561-3212, if you need help with your brag sheet/Naviance access. Please note the Common Application DOES require a letter of recommendation from the Counselor, and may also require one or two teacher letters as well. See our new step-by-step application reference guide for help. Most non-common app schools ask for teacher letter, not counselor letter. For all college applications needing a letter of rec from your counselor by February 1, the deadline is December 15.
- Sep 07
! Missed Senior College Application Night?
If your family missed the Senior College Application Night Presentation on 9/7, you may view the powerpoint presentation here. For in depth college application information, see our college application webpage here.You may pick up letter of request forms, and the green sheet transcript request form in the counseling office. Click here for a video on requesting letters of rec and your transcript for colleges.
- Mar 05
! An Interactive Presentation - College Admission Process
Broomfield High hosts an appearance by renowned speaker and former college admissions dean, Peter VanBuskirk! His presentation The College Admission Game is open to BVSD students of all grades, and is especially recommended for Juniors and their parents. Learn what happens to your application behind closed doors. The presentation is Monday, March 5, 2018 at 6:30pm in the Broomfield High School Auditorium
! Testing information
See our webpage here for an overview of tests, options, preparation and timing.