Senior Help Page

    Senior Year Information

College Application Websites


UC Application Website

Application opens August 1

Filing Period is from November 1-30

(UC 3.0 GPA or above to apply)


CSU Application Website

Apply from October 1-November 30

(CSU 2.0 or above to apply)


Common Application (Most Private Schools)   

Check the schools' website for deadlines (deadlines are usually firm and they don’t allow late submissions)


College Entrance Exams

SAT Test and SAT Subject Tests                                                                   ACT Test                                                            


If you qualify for free or reduced lunch through the Lunch Meal Application, you will receive fee waivers for these tests.                                                                           


Financial Aid & Scholarship Information                                Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)   

                                                       Use this website if you have a Social Security Number. 

                                                       Application Time Frame:  October 1st - March 2nd.   FSA ID Link

                                                          You must create an FSA ID on this website to log-in to FAFSA.

                                                           Parents must also create an FSA ID to e-sign the FAFSA application.             Students who do not have a Social Security Number can complete the CA DREAM ACT APPLICATION on this website. If you are an undocumented student or DACA student this is the application you would use. If you have questions please see your College Counselor.

                                                      Application Time Frame:  October 1st - March 2nd.       You have to create a login and password to confirm School of Attendance and Graduation Date to claim Cal Grant, if you are eligible.  this is a federal government website and has different resources and information about financial aid and scholarships.


Here are some scholarship search websites to get you started on paying for your college after you graduate:                                      this website has a scholarship resource packet you can print out and they update the list after the end of each year in December.


Naviance Login Page: this is an online tool that students can use and the login is your LAUSD email and password. You can search for colleges, careers, and help you find a major or path to college success.


Schoology: Make sure you are signed up and have access to this great tool to help you keep up with your current grades. If you don’t know your LAUSD email you can get it from one of your teachers or counselor.


Important Dates


CSU Application Deadline November 30th


UC Application Deadline November 30th


December is the last time you can take SAT or Act for college university admissions