Below you will find helpful free websites related to GEAR UP’s activities and services.
ACT Testing www.actstudent.org/index.html
Find information on deadlines, test preparation materials, financial aid and college planning tips. You can also register for the test and view your scores from past tests.
Get all the information you need to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. This site contains step by step instructions, deadline information, answers to frequently asked questions, and PDF copies of application materials.FastWeb www.fastweb.com
Search for scholarships that match your student profile. This site also allows you to search for scholarships available at each school in which you are interested.
First Generation College Students www.firstgenerationstudent.com
Information for students who are the first ones in their family to attend college. This free resource gives information on the college application process from beginning to end and beyond.
Find information about the PLAN Test, the preparatory ACT test for 10th graders. On this site you will find basic information about the PLAN, helpful tips, information on reading test scores and practice questions.SAT Preparation http://ineedapencil.ck12.org/
Find useful information on this free SAT tutorial website. You can explore online lessons, practice questions, score projections, digital notes and more.
WorkKeys is a job skills assessment system that measures real-world skills. It helps connect work skills, training, and testing for education and future employers. Successful completion of the WorkKeys may lead to a Career Readiness Certificate.