Counseling and College/Career News
! Seniors Requesting Transcripts for College Apps & Scholarships
Seniors, your wonderful class has made a video, in conjunction with the counselors, to walk you through the steps using Naviance and the "green sheet" to request transcripts for your college applications. It also covers requesting letters of recommendation from FHS teachers and from FHS counselors. Watch the video here:
! Concurrent Enrollment at CU-Boulder or FRCC - Spring 2020
The deadline for Concurrent Enrollment for Spring 2020 is quickly approaching. Application materials must be submitted by November 12. For more information, please visit the BVSD website. You can also contact Ms. Wendy Herron, FHS Counselor. [[email protected]] [https://www.bvsd.org/parents-students/academics/college-and-career-readiness/concurrent-enrollment]
! October 11- deadline for signing up for the PSAT-NMSQT
This the last day you may register for the PSAT-NMSQT being held at FHS on Sat, Oct 19th.
! FAFSA, Scholarships AND Financial Aid
Are you filling out the FAFSA soon? See the video: How to fill out the FAFSA, and get information on the CSS profile here. Extensive information is available by viewing articles on the tab in the red ribbon above, in the "Paying for College" section. Specific scholarships are listed on our scholarship page as well. Our list is updated as new opportunities are being offered, so check back frequently. Recently, Fairview families enjoyed a wonderful presentation by Mr. Rob Drybread, a financial aid officer at CU Boulder. His presentation covered updates on FAFSA and financial aid that are common to most college FAFSA situations. View his presentation slides on our “Paying for College - Start Here” webpage. Extensive information is available on the counseling website in the “Paying for College” section.
! Travel / Gap Year Programs
Students who are interested in gap year, study abroad, or travel programs may want to visit our webpage here for updated information about these alternatives.
! Financial Aid Night
Please join the FHS Counseling Team as we host Mr. Rob Sullivan from the CU-Boulder Office of Financial Aid. Mr. Sullivan will be giving information about FAFSA, financial aid, scholarships. Monday, October 21, 2019 ; 6:30 – 7:30 pm in the FHS Auditorium