College Resources

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  • CollegeBoard
    Connect to college success.
  • The College Access Center
    Offers information about college preparation, career planning, choosing a college, financial aid, and debt management. The College Access Center is a free service to students and is located right in Des Moines!
  • College View
    Comparative college information from College View.
  • Iowa College Student Aid Commission
    We put the fund$ into learning.
  • Next Step Magazine
    Your life, after high school.
  • Think Independently
    School profiles and financial aid information on Iowa’s 30 private colleges and universities.
  • Peterson’s Guide to Colleges and Universities
    This on-line guide lists all the college and universities in the US.
  • Students.gov
    Offers information on how to plan and pay for your education as well as information on career development and military service.
  • U.S. College Search
    An excellent resource for high school students, parents, and anyone looking to go back to college.
  • U.S. Colleges and Universities
    A service provided by the University of Texas web page that allows you to search for four-year colleges by state.
  • U.S. Community Colleges
    Service provided by University of Texas web page that allows you to search for community colleges by state.
  • Xap
    This is a site where you can search for colleges and apply right online. You can also obtain information about financial aid, begin preparation for college, and plan your future career.