College Application and Exploration Week
Weekly Tip Sheet – October 15
Tips and Tricks
Be sure to download this year’s activities online. Printable activities for students can be accessed in the activity guide included in the digital College Application & Exploration Week toolkit. Click here to download it.
Create a Buzz
Be sure to share out what you’re doing in your schools, from the early preparation stages to activities during the week, on social media! If your pages are public, remember to mention us so we can share what’s going on in your schools.
Hashtags: #CollegeBoundWV #WhyIChose #IApplied
Know the Lingo
Cost of attendance (n.)
The total cost of attending an institution including tuition, room and board, books, lab fees, transportation, and basic living expenses.
CFWV Pro Tip
Educators who work with seniors who are members of the class of 2019 might recommend to students to sign up to receive free college reminders via text message. CFWV currently provides this free service to more than 4,000 members of the class of 2019! Students can sign up to receive text messages here.
The number in billions of dollars that the Federal Government provides to students in grants, loans, and work-study funds each year.
Alderson Broaddus University
The university’s top five majors are biology, nursing, business administration, exercise science, and criminal justice.