College and Career Readiness

HSHP College and Career Readiness  

Hello HSHP! Ms. Yessenia Ramirez, the College and Career Advisor, is here to assist all grade level students and parents with their plans for a post-secondary education or military plans.  This includes assistance with college and career exploration, college applications, SAT & ACT registration, scholarships, financial aid applications and much more! 

Place yourself at the front of the line and be college ready! 

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

TSI Testing Flyer

HCISD College Night 2021

HCISD local scholarship flyer

Application is at the end of this page!

COLLEGE INFORMATION
 
Webpage Walkthrough: https://youtu.be/OBJ6UioWt64
 
 
TSIA: How to locate ACCUPLACER Email, Register & Schedule a Test: https://youtu.be/F9JXMwyqFTs
 
Where to locate study materials for TSI, PSAT, SAT & More: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0aNBqyWToKI&feature=youtu.be
Visit the link to the right hand side for TSI Information. 
 
Princeton Review: princetonreview.com
Log into your Naviance account: student.naviance.com/harlingensohp
 
 
COLLEGE ONLINE BROCHURES 
Check the Admission requirements of the universities you’re interested in for updates on test scores. Most universities in Texas have moved to test scores optional. 
 
ACT: act.org
Khan Academy (test preparation): www.khanacademy.org
 
Standardized tests
SAT/ACT Test Dates 2020-2021
Automatic Assured Admissions 19-20
 
 
Apply Texas Logo 
 
 
 
If you are applying to colleges/universities IN TEXAS, you will be using Apply Texas: applytexas.org
 
 
Common App Logo 
 
If you are applying to colleges/universities OUT OF STATE, you will be using the Common Application: commonapp.org 
 
Note: You can complete one application and copy all your entered items to a new college application.
This will help make applying quicker!
 
FSA ID: fsaid.ed.gov
FAFSA App: fafsa.ed.gov
TASFA App (for students without a SSN): collegeforallexans.com
CSS Profile: https://cssprofile.collegeboard.org/ Students applying to private universities/colleges may need to complete this application along with the FAFSA/TASFA to determine eligibility for the universities’ non-government financial aid, such as grants, loans and scholarships. To see participating universities, click here
  • HSHP Scholarship Bulletin 
     Scroll down for the Scholarship Bulletin to view latest scholarship opportunities! 
 
  • HCISD Local Scholarship Application - COMMING SOON
     Scroll down to download the application and application instructions! Open to Seniors only.
     Due early December
 
  • CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarship: For Juniors starting in January and for Seniors!
 
SCHOLARSHIP BULLETINS 
Start the College Board Opportunity Scholarships before the end of this month!! This video gives you an explanation of how the scholarships work. Good luck!
 
 
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Yessenia Ramirez
College & Career Advisor
(956) 430-4078
Office Hours: 7:30 AM-4:30 PM
 
Quick Links
 
 
 
College Applications
 
Financial Aid
Step 1: FSA ID
Step 2: FAFSA
Undocumented Students will complete the TASFA for more info click HERE