Counselor's Corner

College and Scholarship Information

Kim Hancock, HS Counselor

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Check out these sites to help you plan for college

Texas College MoneyScholarship Selective Services
Boys Register when they turn 18
Prep HQFirst GovEdRef College SearchJob Corps
E-Scholarship Monthly
GCISD subsribes to this online resource.  Please ask your counselor for the User ID and Password
City Year
TAKS Readiness and Core Knowledge
A comprehensive college and career prep resource
Reality Check
Find out about careers in your future
Scholarship ScamsWeekly Scholarship Alert
College for TexansFAFSAUS Dept of Educ.College Board

College Searches and General College Information
The Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation (in collaboration with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the Texas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators) operates the Texas Financial Aid Information Center.  Students, administrators, and the public may call a toll free number, (888) 311-8881, to seek information about student financial aid.  Financial aid representatives are available to receive calls on Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:50 p.m. and on Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 4:50 p.m., Central Time.  Bilingual representatives are available for Spanish-speaking callers.

College NetPeterson's College DatabaseOn-Line Applications
College ViewCollege Home Page DatabaseCollege Link computerized applications
Yahoo's Education SiteTulsa Welding School Scholarships and Financial Aid
Electronic Applications