If you are planning to go to a 4 year university, you will need an SAT or ACT test score for admission. Go online to register. At the time of registration you may select your test date and test location. DLMHS is not a test center.
ACT Test Day Checklist
SAT Test Day Checklist
This website is useful for practice questions for the ACT, SAT, AP and other standardized tests. .
Free ACT/ SAT Practice Tests
C2 Education (www.c2educate.com) - check their website for dates/locations
The ACT (actstudent.org) — online practice tests and study suggestions
Kaplan (kaptest.com) — check their website for FREE practice tests.
Number 2 (number2.com) — all online practice tests
Princeton Review (888) 577-8378 — offering FREE practice tests
Log in to your account on actstudent.org or collegeboard.org and order scores to be sent. SEND ALL SCORES. Colleges like to see your effort but will only use your best scores.
Applying to CSUs: When you register for the SAT test, use the code 3594 and all CSUs will have access to the scores.
Applying to UCs: When you register for the SAT test, send to only one UC and all the others will have access to the scores.
CSU English Placement Test Practice
CSU English Success
CSU Math Placement Test Practice
CSU Math Success
The FAFSA is changing this fall. Instead of January 1 being the first date families can complete the FAFSA, it is now Oct. 1. For more information, look at this video:
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Link to FAFSA website - Financial Aid (FAFSA)
Link to FAFSA worksheet - FAFSA worksheet
Link to FAFSA mail-in form - FAFSA Mail In Form
FSA ID Creation for Parents and Students
Cal Grant Management Website
CA Student Aid Commission
CA Tuition Fee Waiver for Dependents of Service-Connected Disabled Veterans
CA Fee Waiver
Other helpful sites/resources:
Federal Student Aid, an office of the US Department of Education
California Student Aid Commission
Financial Aid Presentation by Tony San Nicolas, St. Mary's College
The Contra Costa Library offers FREE online tutoring and homework help. Check it out at www.ccclib.org.
Check out ParentsConnected for information on colleges, test prep, and financial aid workshops. Go to their web site at http://parentsconnect.eventbrite.com/. (This is for information purposes only and not an endorsement by Dozier-Libbey Medical High School).