College Preparation Tools


Click on the following links to learn more about high school and college planning, financial aid, and career planning resources.



Preparing for the ACT

This document features a full length practice test, strategies to prepare for the test, and what to expect on the test day.

This website offers free test preparation - including user friendly tutorials, vocabulary builders, and practice sessions that adapt to each student's ability level.



Free Application for Federal Student Aid


College Illinois

The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) offers tools to help make college accessible and affordable for Illinois students.


What's Next Illinois

Learn how to plan, apply, and attend the college or university of your choice.  This site offers opportunities for career exploration, exploring majors, financial aid information, and resume building.