College & Career

Check out these helpful sites and the college & career section in the library.
BHS Favorites

  • College Board -Information on planning for college, getting into college, finding the right college, taking the tests, and paying for it all
  • FastWeb - Information on scholarships and financial aid
  • Peterson's: Colleges and Universities - Search for a college by name, apply electronically, explore financial aid resources, and chat with other students
  • Common Application - Download the common application

More College Websites

  • Alphabetic List of US. Universities - List of U.S. universities, ordered alphabetically.
    American Universities - Links to the home pages of many American Universities.
    Braintrack - Index to universities all over the world, organized by continent and country.
    Cappex - Find colleges and scholarships
    College Confidential - Comprehensive college site.
    College Opportunities On-line - Created by the National Center for Education  Statistics to help future students and their parents understand the differences between colleges and how much it costs to attend. Contains, "Cool", a tool to help you search for a college based on its location, program, or degree offerings either alone or in combination.
    College Plan - The College Planning Network.
    CollegePrep 101 - Designed to help navigate the process of selecting, applying to and being successful in college.
    College Profiles - Features in-depth profiles with information about academic programs, athletics, campus life, and financial aid, along with geographic search, directories for honors programs, women's colleges statistics on minority enrollment and numerous other resources for prospective college students.
    College and University Rankings - Site for the University of Illinois provides links to four year college and university ranking pages, as well as info about the accuracy and appropriateness of college rankings.
    College View - Profiles of more than 3,000 colleges and universities.
    Culinary Schools - Links to top cooking schools in the U.S. an around the world.
    CUNY - City University of New York official site.
    National College Fairs - From the National Association for College Admission Counseling.
    New York's Colleges & Universities - Complete listing of every private college in N.Y.S.
    Peterson's Education Center - College search and career center.
    SUNY - State University of New York official site.
    Two Year Colleges in the United States - A listing of the Two Year Colleges in the United States.
    Vocational Schools - Business, Trade and Technical - Information on private professional/technical programs throughout the U.S.
    Women's Colleges - Information about women's colleges and well as links to their web sites.
    Princeton Review - Online edition of college guide.
    US News College - Compares and ranks college and universities.

  • College - Virtual Tours

  • Campus Tours: virtual college tours
  • eCampus Tours

 SAT Preparation Sites

  • How Stuff Works - Explains the SAT exams and the types of questions asked
  • Major Tests - Free SAT prep: Math, Writing, Vocab. & Critical Reading
  • Princeton Review - Test prep, admissions planning & college search

Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • FinAid - A comprehensive website for students looking for ways to finance their education
  • Student Guide - Financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education
  • FAFSA on the Web - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  • International Education Financial Aid - Resource for financial aid, scholarship and grant information for international students wishing to study abroad. Free scholarship search and financial aid information
  • NYS Higher Education Services - Grants, scholarships, and loan programs
  • Scholarships -Free scholarship search service and financial aid information

Careers & Internships