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
  • Big Future - from College Board
  • 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
  • CUNY - City University of New York official site.
  • SUNY- State University of New York official site.

More College Websites

  • Alphabetic List of US. Universities - List of U.S. universities, ordered alphabetically.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • US News College - Compares and ranks college and universities.

  • 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
  • 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