College Planning

Are you a teen planning for college?  Use these sites to help make college planning a little easier.

Arizona Student Financial Aid Programs

Federal Student Aid: An Office of the US Department of Education


Guide to higher education for homeless and low-income students


Everything You Need to Know about the FAFSA in 2018: Steps, Problem Solving & Expert Advice for College Financial Aid

Find more information about education and Test Prep, including the following, in our Online Research and Resources

Testing and Education Reference Center:  Information on colleges and technical schools, find grants and scholarships; Resume Builder and Virtual Career Library provide tips for the job search.  Online and eBook test prep materials, including practice entrance exams for college, graduate school, technical programs, certification and professional license exams and U.S. citizenship.

Learning Express Library:  Online academic and career practice tests. Areas covered include SAT preparation courses, SAT practice exams, civil service, cosmetology, EMS, firefighter, GED, law enforcement, military, postal services, real estate, U.S. citizenship, and more. Test score report includes explanation of right and wrong answers.


Career Transitions:  Comprehensive career resource that allows you to search for and track jobs, create targeted resumes and cover letters, practice and master interview techniques, explore and identify career paths according to your interests, experience and what’s in demand, and find schools and education/training programs.


Education Portal: Education Portal is dedicated to using technology to make education accessible. We've been around for ten years and our free video lessons are our newest and boldest way to achieve this goal. Our lessons are and always will remain completely free to use with no barriers to access and can lead to college credit. Access The Portal


Studying Outside of The United States of America: Students Abroad: Going to School Abroad