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Help with Writing College Essays

College Board Essay Tips - Slide show and essay writing resources compiled by the College Board.

Tips for Writing an Effective Application Essay - A video with tips on how to present yourself in an essay.

Application Essay Tips - Tips for writing strong application essays from Peterson's Test Prep.

Do's & Don'ts - Huffington Post blog article with a simple list of do's and don'ts about writing a college essay. 


Bookmarked Websites on College


A Simple Grammar Lesson: When to use I and when to use me


Cost of College Tests Podcast


Scholarships and Loans: Guide to Financial Aid ebook- See Librarian for Password

Click on the link below for access to the Three-Volume online eBook Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans: A Guide to Financial Aid Programs for Students 2012 . See the librarian for the password. The scholarship ebook is listed under Education.

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Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans
ISBN: 9781414459936
Publication Date: 2011-03-11


College Application Links

College Application Links


Kansas State

Emporia State

Pittsburg State

Wichita State

Fort Hays State

Johnson County CC

Testing Dates and Deadlines

ACT Registration at: ALL students taking the ACT MUST upload their photo when registering

North Student Services

College Info from the SM North Student Services

SM North Student Services Newsletter


Books about College

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90 Minute College Major Matcher - Shatkin, Laurence
Call Number: 378.199
ISBN: 9781593573607

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SAT in a Box Flashcards
ISBN: 9781427797889

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ACT Study Cards
ISBN: 9781576334102

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The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College - Cohen, Harlen
Call Number: 378.198 Coh
ISBN: 9781402219016

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30 Days to the ACT Assessment - Moran, M.
Call Number: 378.166 Mor
ISBN: 9780768911817


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