For parents: What is Career Cruising?

The Student Success Plan (SSP) is fully integrated with the Career Cruising career guidance system. Career Cruising is an Internet-based career exploration and planning tool your child uses to explore career and college options and develop a career plan. Career Cruising can be accessed from school, from home, or wherever your son or daughter has

SEED and INSPIRE information

Think you can’t afford college? Think again! Did you know that the State of Delaware offers tuition-free or significantly reduced tuition to UD, DSU and Delaware Tech? You may qualify for the SEED or Inspire Scholarship if you live in Delaware and graduate from a Delaware high school. You must start college in the fall

Imagine Your Future

  How do I decide what to do next? Most jobs require additional education after high school. Choose the path that’s right for you! This infographic will lead the way. Download the infographic here.  

Colleges and universities with free applications

October 17, 2016 – November 18, 2016 Colleges and Universities with Free Applications College/University Name Location 6-Year Graduation Rate Requires Essay *Asterisk indicates the application fee waiver is for online (not paper-based) applications. Colleges and Universities in the Region University of Delaware free for students participating in their school's College Application Week. All

Are you ready for College Application Month?

You have spent the last twelve years in school preparing for life after high school—now is the time to put those plans into motion! It’s officially time for you to apply to college. There are a lot of options out there, and it can be a little overwhelming. The Delaware College Application Month Student Checklist,

Delaware College Fairs | Fall 2017

November 14, 2017: New Castle County College Fair 6:30-9 p.m. Financial Aid Info Session: 6:15-7 p.m. Bob Carpenter Center, UD 631 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19716 See list of participants. November 15, 2017: Central Delaware College Night 7-9 p.m Polytech High School 823 Walnut Shade Rd, Woodside, DE 19980  

Información sobre becas universitarias

¿No sería grandioso si toda la información sobre becas universitarias para estudiantes de Delaware estuviera disponible en línea en un mismo lugar? ¡Ahora lo está! The  Delaware Scholarship Compendium: A Guide for College-Bound Students ya está disponible en línea. Este sitio web es una gran fuente de información sobre dinero para la universidad. Todo el

Prepare for College: Grade 10 & 11

College applications include your grades and activities beginning with ninth grade.  Here are some things you can do now to prepare for your education after high school. Download a PDF version of this checklist. ___Ask for help. Talk to your school counselors, teachers, family members, or mentors about your plans for college and ask about their experience. Ask where they went to college and what they studied. ___Create a Student Success Plan through CareerCruising. Use the Career Matchmaker, My Skills, and Learning Styles inventories to explore your interests and learn more about possible majors.

Financial Aid 101

How to Pay for College Now is the time to start learning about financial aid. Here are some tips about paying for college. What is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Completing the FAFSA is the first step in receiving financial aid. The FAFSA application is used by the U.S. Department of Education

The 2017-18 State of Delaware scholarship application is open

To encourage and help graduating seniors and other residents prepare themselves for their future, the Delaware Department of Education offers various scholarships and programs to help pay for college. Listed on this page are scholarships for the 2017–18 school year administered by the Delaware Department of Education’s Higher Education Office. To see eligibility requirements and