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College Information

A collection of resources related to researching and applying for colleges, universities and trade schools.

Spring College Campus Visits & Open Houses

Spring is the time of year that colleges invite Junior students and their parents/families to visit their campuses. Listed below are several popular College Campus Visits & Open Houses that are scheduled over the next several months:

University of Michigan Dearborn is hosting “SCIENCE Exploration Day” on Tuesday, June 27 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Learn about innovative research and career opportunities available in biological sciences, chemistry, physics, and environmental science. Also, tour the new Natural Sciences Building, hear from faculty and student researchers and explore the Environmental Interpretive Center. Sign up today at umdearborn.edu/scienceday

University of Michigan FLINT has 4 different OPEN HOUSE dates on their schedule this summer (listed below). Summer is a great time to visit, take a guided tour, and discover what they have to offer. Please call 810-762-3300 with any questions or visit go.umflint.edu/summer

DATES: Wednesday June 28; Wednesday, July 12; Thursday, July 20; Wednesday, August 9

College Guides

Application Procedures

Campus Visit (Juniors)

College Survival Kit

Making the Most of Your College Visit

Make the Right College Choice for the Right Reason

Mapping Your Future

U. S. Department of Education – Federal Student Aid

Cost of College

The cost of college is now easier than ever to estimate. Watch this Better Money Habits video to learn more about how much college costs. Read more . . .

Other helpful Information:

Affording College in Michigan

SallieMae – Planning for College

College Information Websites

CollegeNet

CollegeBoard

CollegeView

Princeton Review

Peterson’s

Kaplan

CollegeNavigator