• Announcements & Upcoming Events:

     

    Just a friendly reminder to check your school email for important/updated information from the counseling department.

    • Thanks to the Teachers in the Workplace Grant awarded to Boyertown Area School District in the fall of 2019, we are proud to introduce the BASH Career Exploration program to help answer the question, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” for our students. Please see the attached flyer for more informaiton: BASH Career Exploration
    • Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences are offering a special opportunity for high school seniors to apply with a fee waiver between January 15 and March 1, 2021.  See attached flyer.

    • PHEAA is offering two webinars throughout January - one on Understanding the Financial Offer/Award Letters and the other on Understanding Student Loan Differences.   Many students and families are receiving their offers, or have, and also want to understand option for paying their balances.  Both of these webinars will address those questions.

      Please see the attached flyer for more information.  If you have any questions, please contact your school counselor.

    • Attached to this e-mail is a FAFSA Guide to help students, parents, families complete the FAFSA.  This guide was created specifically for seniors attending high school in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas by the Financial Aid Department at Montgomery County Community College. It will be useful for any student who intends to continue their education beyond high school at a college or university.

    • Kutztown University is offering a fee waiver code that works on the Common Application and Kutztown’s application.

      The fee waiver code is: GOLDEN.

    • Please review the Student Aid Guide as it provides a complete overview of the financial aid process with information on most of Pennsylvania’s financial aid programs and services.  We hope you find it helpful as you navigate how to pay for college (2 year, 4 year, Technical): https://www.pheaa.org/college-planning/student-aid-guide/pdf/student-aid-guide.pdf

    • Please click on the following link to view a list of test-optional schools:  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/1/d/1b8044-bU5z8RwTNzIx_R9bPzyG3CKQQEH0_hIj7DfmA/htmlview#

    • BLOOMSBURG has released that their college application is now TEST-OPTIONAL. Students are only required to submit the application and official transcripts. This goes for all majors including Nursing!