College Resources

  • Naviance: Resource for parents and students who are searching for and applying to colleges.
  • College Board : Parent organization of the SAT, PSAT, PROFILE and many other services. Website contains financial aid information, a college search, test dates, practice tests, etc.
  • Petersons Education: Free version of the Petersons Guide for students and parents. It contains the same information that is in the print version and adds summer programs, graduate study and scholarship information.
  • fastWEB: Generally considered to be the best college scholarship search on the Internet.
  • Family Contribution Estimation: Site provides a means to calculate your family contribution to a student's college costs. It estimates how much a family will be expected to pay after need-based financial aid is awarded.
  • Educational Testing Service: Standardized test information, practice questions, and college searches.
  • Affordable Colleges Online:  Affordable Colleges Online, an organization dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the not-for-profit universities and colleges in Maryland that offer online college programs.