College Search Resources

Looking for help on your college search process? Check out the resources below that offer great tools, articles, and advice to help you organize and manage your search.

PACAC Virtual College Fairs
https://www.pacac.org/virtual

 

CollegeBoard Big Future College Search Tool

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/

Hillman Cancer Center Academy

https://hillmanacademy.upmc.com/apply-now/ 

Keystone Boys State (Leadership Academy)

https://www.paboysstate.org/

PACAC Virtual Camp College for low-income or first generation college students

https://www.pacac.org/camp-college

Magee Women’s Hospital Summer Internship

https://mageewomens.org/for-researchers/education/high-school-summer-internship-program 

Allegheny College Summer Academy

https://sites.allegheny.edu/admissions/summer-academy/ 

Carnegie Mellon PreCollege Programs

https://www.cmu.edu/pre-college/admission/index.html 

University of Pittsburgh Science Research Opportunities

https://www.howscienceworks.pitt.edu/high-school-students/research-opportunities 

Susquehanna University Summer Programs

https://www.susqu.edu/academics/summer-pre-college-programs

Free Application for Federal Student Aid

www.fafsa.gov

 

CSS Profile (Financial Aid application used by some colleges)

www.cssprofile.org

Going Merry Scholarship Search with Application Auto-Fill

www.goingmerry.com

 

Fastweb Scholarship Database

www.fastweb.com 

 

Pennsylvania Association for College Admission Counseling Scholarship

One $1,500 scholarship; three $1,000 scholarships

https://www.pacac.org/scholarship

 

Pittsburgh Foundation Scholarship Search

https://pittsburghfoundation.org/scholarshipsearch