NACAC report: Preparing Students for College

Report using national High School Longitudinal Study (HSLS) to analyze the college transition process, focuses on high school freshmen college admission plans, demograhpic/parent data, and interactions with school personnel.

College Board Access to Opportunity

Resources for low income,first generation, and minority students including mailings, messaging, and campaigns to help them apply for the right colleges.

College Board National Office for School Counselor Advocacy (NOSCA) – Eight Components of College and Career Readiness publication

A “comprehensive systemic approach helps school counselors inspire and prepare students for college success and opportunity — especially students from underrepresented populations. The Eight Components build aspirations and social capital, offer enriching activities, foster rigorous academic preparation, encourage early college planning, and guide students and families through the college admission and financial aid processes.”