College & Career

Natomas High School College and Career Logo

Susana Hernandez, College and Career Specialist
(916) 641-4960 ext. 27303
Room C103

Welcome to the College and Career Center!

The College and Career Center is your resource for college and career information and student support services. Throughout the year we will bring in representatives from a variety of colleges, universities, and military branches so you can learn about all your options after graduation and beyond. The College and Career Center is located in C103 and is open Monday – Friday during lunch and after school.

Upcoming College and Career Events

Visit our Twitter page to learn more about upcoming college and career events and ways to get involved.

Important College and Career Dates

Freshmen: Text @soaring26 to 81010
Sophomores: Text @soaring25 to 81010

Juniors: Text @soaring24 to 81010
Seniors: Text @soaring23 to 81010

Resources Available in the College and Career Center

  • College Planning Tools and Resources
  • Career Assessments
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Scholarship Information
  • Testing Dates
  • PSAT, SAT, ACT Requirements
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Workshops

External College Going Websites

  • ACT, Inc. is the leading US college admissions test measuring what you learn in high school to determine your academic readiness for college.
  • College Board helps more than seven million students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success.
  • FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) helps students pay for college.
  • FastWeb provides access to over 1.5 million scholarships to help students pay for college.
  • The Student Guide shares valuable information about preparing for college and financial aid.
  • College Navigator helps you search and find the right college.
  • College Majors 101 allows students to find the perfect fit and review over 150+ majors.
  • Education Planner supports students and parents with careers, selecting colleges, financial aid, and scholarships.
  • Popular Scholarship Websites help you search for scholarships.
  • The Common Application provides access to over 700 colleges.

Timeline for College Readiness

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