Alhambra Civic Center Library

Your Starting Place

College Prep & Planning

SAT PREPARATION

College Board
The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity. Online registration and test dates for upcoming exams. 

Khan Academy

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.

 

PLANNING FOR COLLEGE

The Common Application
An undergraduate application used by over 400 colleges and universities.

College Rankings
US News and World Report's site for rankings of America's best colleges.

College Reviews
College reviews written by current students.

My College Guide
Expert advice from the "admissions guru".

Online Education Portal
Explore your distance education options, with this comprehensive database of accredited colleges and universities in California with online offerings.

Online School Directory
Browse degree programs from online accredited colleges.

 

FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIPS

eStudentLoan
Compare the costs of student loans.

Fastweb
A free scholarship search service that helps students make the decisions that shape their lives: choosing a college, paying for college, and finding jobs and internships.

Federal Student Aid
Get help paying for college by submitting the FAFSA application online. 

Find Out About Financial Aid
Overview of student Financial Assistance Programs and how to apply.

GoodCall Scholarship Search Engine
GoodCall is one of the largest databases of scholarships on the internet. GoodCall Scholarship Engine requires no personal information and it's free to use.

Tuition Funding Sources
Tuition Funding Sources is a website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information. It offers students the largest scholarship database in the world.

 

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