College Application Process

90% of Kohler High School graduates attend a four year college or university.  Throughout high school,  students will develop an individualized College and Career plan.  During Junior year, students will be supported in creating a college list following their Individual Planning Conference.  At the beginning of Senior year, students will begin and work towards completion of the college application processs.  Most students utilize the UW System application or the Common Application.

Common Application Essay Prompts: http://blog.commonapp.org/2015/03/31/2015-2016-essay-prompts/

UW Essay Prompts: (5. Two Written Statements) https://www.admissions.wisc.edu/apply/freshman/materials.php

National Association for College Admission Counseling; Student and Parent Resources for the admission process http://www.nacacnet.org/studentinfo/Pages/Default.aspx

Essay Tips  http://www.forbes.com/sites/georgeanders/2015/10/01/violins-trash-and-calculus-6-paths-to-better-college-entry-essays/  

Essay Brainstorming and Structure Tips from 'the College Guy'

 

**Visit your college specific website to view their application requirements. You can also view the List of schools that utilize the Common Application