2020 Virtual Financial Aid Application Completion Workshops
During these free online workshops, ISAC staff will provide assistance to those individuals wishing to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Alternative Application for Illinois Financial Aid.
You will be able to ask questions privately via the chat tool as you complete the FAFSA or the Alternative Application.
Bilingual staff will be available.
All events are free but registration is required.
Here's a pdf that describes what information you will need to have available to complete your financial aid application.
Saturday, Oct 17, 10-12 pm CT Register Now Wednesday, Oct 21, 6-8 pm CT Register Now Monday, Oct 26, 6-8 pm CT Register Now Thursday, Oct 29, 6-8 pm CT Register Now Wednesday, Nov 4, 6-8 pm CT Register Now Saturday, Nov 14, 10-12 pm CT Register Now Tuesday, Nov 17, 6-8 pm CT Register Now
Senior Parents: The Federal Financial Aid form is now available online and the Guidance Department is offering an individual virtual consultation with a Representative from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. These appointments will be held via Google Meet from 10:00 until 1:00 on this Thursday, October 8th. Please contact Mr. Moran at 671-3144 to reserve a spot. Additional dates will be held on October 22nd, November 12th and December 10th.
FALL 2020 VIRTUAL COLLEGE EXPLORATION EVENTS- open to all students in District 230.
SENIORS-Class of 2021
- School Counselors will be setting up individual google meetings with each senior during the month of September. Please check your student email for invite.
- School Counselors will visit senior advisory classes the week of Sept. 8th.
- HOW TO COMPLETE THE COMMON APPLICATION VIDEO
- SENIOR INFORMATION PACKET
- SENIOR ADVISORY PRESENTATION
- SENIOR COLLEGE FAQ
- Test Optional College List
- List of College/University Testing Policies for Admission (SAT/ACT)
- SAT & ACT UPCOMING NATIONAL TEST DATES
- Conquering College Costs- Financial Aid/Scholarship Video
- NCAA ATHLETIC ELIGIBILITY COVID UPDATE- AUGUST 18, 2020
- Request for Letter of Recommendation Form- please remember to check if the college you are applying to requires a letter of recommendation?
Juniors-Class of 2022
Sophomores-Class of 2023
- School Counselors will visit sophomore advisory classes the week of Sept. 22nd
- Important Information for 2020-2021 school year
Freshmen-Class of 2024
- School Counselors will visit freshman advisory classes the week of Sept. 29th
- Overview for 2020-2021 school year
- Advice for Freshmen
- College Planning Checklist
General Information for 2020-2021
Sandburg Guidance Department uses REMIND ME text service for delivering important information to each class. Sign up instructions:
Class of 2021: text @96kh23 to the number 81010
Class of 2022: text @6c6e7d to the number 81010
Class of 2023: text @4gfg9 to the number 81010
Class of 2024: text @2024cs to the number 81010
DISTRICT 230 FALL VIRTUAL COLLEGE REP VISITS
1. Find a college visit you want to attend on the calendar below.
2. Sign up to attend the VIRTUAL visit here: D230 STUDENT VISIT SIGN UP FORM
3. Students that sign up will receive an email with a ZOOM link to attend the virtual college meeting!
FALL 2020 COLLEGE VISIT CALENDAR
Any student interested in meeting with the U.S. Army recruiter on FRIDAY, December 11TH during lunch hours can sign up HERE!