Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Cleveland High School

Home of the WARRIORS

3400 SE 26th Ave | Portland, OR 97202
Phone: (503) 916-5120 | Fax: (503) 916-2692
Email: cleveland.webteam@gmail.com

College Planning

Cleveland offers a full range of support in assisting students with college planning. Students can work with their counselors at the Student Services Center as well as parent volunteers who run the College and Career Center. Below are the fundamentals of the college planning process.


WHY GO TO COLLEGE?

IMPORTANT 2013-2014 SENIOR DATES 


SEARCHING FOR COLLEGES

Types of colleges

Learning about colleges

Using Naviance
Go to Naviance now: https://connection.naviance.com/fc/signin.php?hsid=cleveland

Playing sports in college

THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS

Types of Applications

Application Components:

The Personal Profile

The College Essay

Teacher & Counselor Recommendations

Transcripts and test scores

COLLEGE EXAMS

The Different Exams

ACT or SAT? 

Exam Dates

Preparing for the SAT and ACT

Other Exams


PAYING FOR COLLEGE

Overview

About Financial Aid

Navigating Financial Aid

Avoiding Scholarship Scams


Download pdf
of complete "CHS College Handbook". (2.5 mb)