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Senior Year Timeline


Complete and submit your Senior Worksheet and Parent Brag Sheet.

Continue to visit colleges.

Draft your college essays.

Narrow your list of top schools.

Fall Semester

Set the list of schools to which you will apply (4-8 schools).

Note application deadlines.

Use Naviance to search for scholarships.

Beginning October 1, complete and submit the FAFSA.

Apply to the schools of your choice.

Attend college visit days and/or admission interviews.

Spring Semester

Apply for GMHS Scholarships.

Receive and review your admission decisions.

Enter your admission decisions in Naviance.

Compare all financial aid/acceptance packages by mid-April.

Make any last-minute campus visits.

May 1 - National College Decision Day - Notify colleges of your final decision!

Set your attending college in Naviance.


Have a great summer and get ready for a life-changing college experience!


Bob Palermo



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