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Monday, October 25, 2021

Free College Application Week!

Seniors and senior parents: it is free application week!  Please check your emails for more information on this.  I am providing sessions to help seniors apply to college (step by step) - we will complete the application and send your required transcript and then you just need to wait to find out your admission status.  Don't delay, take advantage of applying to college FOR FREE!  Contact me with any questions.

Below are the colleges that you can apply to for free this week (click on them to go directly to their website to start the application should you want to do this on your own): 

Alexandria Technical & Community College

Anoka Hennepin Technical College

Anoka-Ramsey Community College-Cambridge

Anoka-Ramsey Community College-Coon Rapids

Bemidji State University

Central Lakes College

Century Comm & Tech College

Dakota County Technical College

Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College

Hennepin Technical College-Brooklyn Park

Hennepin Technical College-Eden Prairie

Hibbing Community College

Inver Hills Community College

Itasca Community College

Lake Superior College

Mesabi Range Comm & Tech College

Metropolitan State University

Minneapolis Comm & Tech College

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota West Comm & Tech College

MN State Community & Technical College

MN State University - Moorhead 

Normandale Community College

North Hennepin Community College

Northland Community & Technical College

Northwest Technical College

Pine Technical College

Rainy River Community College

Ridgewater College

Riverland Community College

Rochester Community & Technical College

South Central College-Faribault & Mankato Campus

Southwest MN State University

St. Cloud State University

St. Cloud Technical & Community College

St. Paul Technical College

Vermilion Community College

Winona State University

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Financial Aid Completion Event

 YOU’RE INVITED!!  


What:FAFSA Completion Event
Who:Seniors and their parent/guardian
Where:Melrose High School Cafeteria
When:6:00-8:00 pm on Tuesday evening, November 9th 
(during the same time as parent-teacher conferences)
More Info:
There will be financial aid representatives here during this event that will help
you complete the FAFSA (free application for federal student aid).
The FAFSA is required if you are hoping to receive grants or loans from a college. 
Please fill out this form 3 days before the event and bring your 2020 income tax
information. Please bring a laptop or your child's chromebook.
Also, there are two videos at the bottom of this post that will help you in the
process of getting ready for this event and for completing the FAFSA.





Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Conversations with Your School Counselor - Recording #3

Today I briefly covered how to start the process of applying for financial aid.

Contact me with any questions you might have!