Welcome High School Counselors to Wny college connection!
This web site is designed to assit high school counselors with helping students navigate the college selection, application, and financial aid processes. Through easy to navigate tabes at the top of this site, you will quickly gain access to specific offices you will need to connect with from any one of our 21 colleges and universities. This site is designed for the busy high school student who wants quick and easily accessed information!
You will see modules to your left that will help you identify the perfect school and get you started on the right foot!
College Degree Finder: This tool will help you to identify the discipline (i.e. business, education, engineering) and the major (marketing, elementary education, or electrical engineering) and with a click of the button, all of the schools in WNY that offer your degree!
- Student Life Profiler: Learn what kind of Sports, Cultural, Social, Service, Greek, and other clubs and organizations are on each of the campuses in WNY!
- YouTube Videos: Check out video clips presented by actual college students from the 21 WNY Colleges and Universities.
- Career Assessment: Start college with a clear focus on why you are there and what direction you are going in! Links to high quality Career Assessments will help you choose a career direction and the appropriate major. Those who start college with a career focus are more likely to graduate on time (saving $10,000s of your money!), graduate with a higher Grade Point Average, and graduate better prepared to start your career! The ultimate goal of career assessments are to give you a direction and the best possible chance to succeed in college and beyond.
- Discover WNY: Western New York (WNY) has a wealth of things to do and Discover WNY will show you a Western New York that will definitely surprise you!
- Calendar: Take a look at what the 21 colleges and universities are offering!
be sure to check out
- High School Counselor Resources
- WNY Colleges
- Financial Aid
- College Success
- YouTube Videos
- The Counselor Connection
You will see a number of content tabs that are written for students and that link to very useful information. Use these tabs to educate your students and their parents on how to successfully transition from high school to college.