EducationUSA Mentorship Program

Undergraduate Timeline and Requirements

 

666x520xearly_sketch.jpg.pagespeed.ic.3D5hbXUrQ4

Image Credit 

 

Below is a timeline to help you navigate the college application process. Of course, this is only a guide. You have to check with different schools to see what their deadlines and requirements are.

 

Jan – March            Request applications for each school

and/or open online applications.

Check deadlines and application costs

preview the essay questions and general format.

 

Mar – April             Register to take the SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests                           Review first-semester grades and compute GPA.

Research schools, college websites, take virtual tours.                            Ask about grant, scholarship, and work-study programs.

Create potential college lists.

Feb – June                     Take SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests

 

Mar – June              Explore the Common Application.

Begin/refine essay prompts.

 

Mar – May                     Apply for summer job or internship.

 

May                         Take appropriate tests.

 

Aug                          Request Letters of Recommendation

 

Oct/Nov                     Submit early admission applications

 

Nov – Jan                     Submit regular applications.

Dec – Jan                     Notified of early admissions result.

Dec – May                     Notified of regular admissions result.

DEADLINES

 

Oct – Nov 2013                 Early Admission Applications Due

Dec – Feb 2014                 Regular Application Due

Feb – May 2014                 Notice of Intent Due

May 2014                     Fee Deposit Due

 

It is not about getting organized, it is about staying organized.

 

See if you can create a plan and table for each school you apply to.

 

School:                                                                   Application Deadline:
Requirements What I need to do Timeframe

 

School:                                                                   Application Deadline:
Requirements What I need to do Timeframe

 

January 22, 2015

0 Responses on Undergraduate Timeline and Requirements"

Leave a Message

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>