Regional College Access Center

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Are you a student planning to go to college? Fill out our RCAC Exit Survey! Click Here!

Federal Student Aid: Get help paying for college! Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's Key to Employment for the 21st Century Symposium! The Symposium is designed to introduce students to high tech industries as career options for their future, and since its inception has reached over 6,000 students. K2E page - click here. Exhibitors: please fill out our feedback survey. We value your input! Click here!

Check out the official SAT website and ACT website for testing dates and important testing info.

Need help preparing for college? Check out Start Now!

The Khan Academy is a not-for-profit website providing a free world-class education for anyone anywhere. Plus SAT test prep. Click here:

Here are The Top 50 Colleges at a Glance considered by who offer students a great education at a reasonable price.

Check out the Arizona Ivy League Project! It's mission is to engage, envision and empower students to apply and attend the leading institutions of higher education while committed to giving back to their community.

STEP (Student Expedition Program) is an unprecedented opportunity for talented high-school students with limited financial resources to discover the extent of their own abilities. Students gain self-confidence, self-esteem, a sense of purpose and what it takes to succeed during an extended 3-week wilderness leadership expedition. Click here:

Do you need help with the whole scholarship application process? Need help writing essays? Go to Scholarship Junkies. They'll help you with your applications and writing!

AZ Earn to Learn is a groundbreaking program that prepares high school students for college with financial education and matching funds. Its purpose is to help limited-income Arizonans to save for college. Click here:

Find your dream college!
Create a College Greenlight account and enter some basic information (like your school, grades, standardized test scores and activities) to find the best college for you, academically and socially!

Visit: Southern Arizona League Of United Latin American Citizens Youth Leadership Conference. LULAC has striven to promote, develop, and enhance leadership skills among youth in Pima County. The philosophy behind the Youth Leadership Conference for the last 24 years has been to encourage and motivate students to remain in school, set goals and reinforce education as the key to success.

For job seekers. Check out AIM's website: Applied Information Management (AIM) Institute is a not-for-profit community organization that promotes technology to empower people, enhance organizations, and create brilliant communities

College Depot! Scholarships! Click on this link and our blog for scholarship info and upcoming deadlines. There is also information on scholarships for Arizona residents.

Look at the Best colleges in nation from the U.S and World News National University Rankings!

Find a scholarship!
There are scholarships and resources for students, families and educators at ScholarshipsA-Z. Their goal is to make higher education accessible to all, regardless of immigration status.

Get homework help!
The Pima County Public Library offers free tutoring in person, online and even over the phone!

Job training, skills development and education! Check out JobPath! They recruit and sponsor adults in education and training programs which allow participants to significantly increase their income and help address the skilled workforce shortages in Tucson and Pima County.

Use one application to apply to multiple colleges at The Common Application for undergraduate college admission.

QuestBridge links exceptional, low income students with colleges, scholarship providers, enrichment programs employers, and organizations seeking students who have excelled despite obstacles! Check out their website:

Discover careers that fit your talents!
Check out the "Interest Profiler" and "Occupation Sorter" from the Arizona Career Information Service.

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