Freshmen Planning for College


Paying for college takes time, so go ahead and start thinking about where you might like to go to school and how you can save for tuition and expenses. Talk with your parents and make a plan to save!


  • Focus on your GPA, but don’t forget about clubs, sports, and volunteer opportunities. Colleges consider grades and extracurricular activities!
  • Maintain your GPA – colleges and scholarships make decisions based on grades you earn from 9th-12th grades.


You’ll be offered classes in high school that you’ve never seen before. Explore your interests and discover new ones – it could lead you to the career that’s right for you.