Standardized Testing and Test Preparation

http://www.collegeboard.com

PSAT/NMSQT – Registration information
http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/reg.html

SAT registration – register online for the SAT test at CollegeBoard.com
http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/reg.html

The official SAT online course
http://store.collegeboard.com/prdouctdetail.do?Itemkey=040901252

http://www.act.org

ACT registration – register online for the ACT test
http://www.actstudent.org/regist/index.html

The official ACT online course
http://www.actstudent.org/onlineprep/index.html

General information on AP and pre-AP programs and tests
http://apcentral.collegeboard.com

Directory and overview of tests nationwide; resources for test takers
http://www.ets.org

SAT/ACT test preparation, online courses
http://www.petersons.com

SAT/ACT test preparation, online courses
http://www.princetonreview.com/home.asp

 

College Planning/College Search/College Application Process

College planning; college search
http://www.petersons.com

General college planning, college search, testing
http://www.collegeboard.com

College application process -- Common Application form
http://www.commonapp.org

Ratings of college professors by college students
http://www.ratemyprofessors.com

College rankings, college planning; college search
http://www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/college/rankings/rankindex_brief.php

College planning, college teaching and learning
http://nsse.iub.edu/NSSE_2006_Annual_Report/docs/NSSE_2006_Annual_Report.pdf

List of colleges that deemphasize the use of standardized tests in admissions http://www.fairtest.org

College planning; college search; online applications
http://www.princetonreview.com

College search -- New York colleges and universities
http://www.nycolleges.org, http://www.suny.edu/Student/index.cfm

 

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Free application for Federal student aid [FAFSA]
www.fafsa.ed.gov

CSS/Financial Aid profile, scholarship searches
www.collegeboard.org

Award-winning compendium of information about all forms of financial aid
www.finaid.org/

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators website
http://www.nasfaa.org

Personalized scholarship search
http://www.fastweb.com

Financial aid need estimator
http://www.act.org/fane/index.html

Saving for college
http://www.savingforcollege.com

Scholarships and loans
http://CollegeNet

Scholarships and loans
http://www.petersons.com

Scholarship search
www.princetonreview.com/college/finance

Financial aid resources for New York private colleges and universities
http://www.nycolleges.org

 

Specialty Websites

National Association for Gifted Children
http://www.nagc.org

Advocacy for Gifted and Talented in New York State
http://www.agateny.org

Online resource of the National Collegiate Athletic Association
http://www.ncaa.org

NCAA Initial-Eligibility Clearinghouse
http://www.ncaaclearinghouse.net

Learning Disabilities Association of America
http://www.ldaamerica.org

Learning Disabilities Association of New York State
http://www.ldanys.org

 

 

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