College Planning

Avon High School Profile

2021-2022 AHS School Profile

Avon High School College & Career Visit Day

Student Services will be hosting our annual college and career fair on Monday, October 10, 2022 from 8:30am - 10:15 am in the Main Gym. Juniors and Seniors will be called to the gym during 2nd and 3rd period.  List of attendees for 2022 College & Career Visit day is linked here.

College Planning Resources

Affordable Colleges Online - free community resources and tools span topics such as financial-aid and college savings strategies, affordability and scorecard rankings, opportunities for Veterans and people with disabilities, and online learning resources.

Best Colleges - This site has compiled information on 7,595 schools to help you with your search for the best schools. You can look through their comprehensive database to find colleges and universities.

College Application Essay Guide by ACM - Practical tips for writing your college application essay

College Fair Guide by ACM - Practical tips for making the most of a college fair

College Visit Form - This form must be completed by students planning to make a college visit on a school day.

Common Application - (informally know as the Common App)is an undergraduate college admission application that applicants may use to apply to any of 517 member colleges and universities in 47 states and the District of Columbia, as well as in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and United Kingdom.

First In The Family - A website that offers advice for 1st generation college-bound students from 1st generation students

Glossary of College Application Process Terms

Interactive Map of Ohio Colleges and Universities

Guide to Ohio's Private Colleges and Universities 2022-2023

Guide to Ohio's Public Universities 2022-2023

Ohio Association of Community Colleges

Know How 2 Go - A website designed to encourage students to prepare for college. Explore the site to learn more about the steps you need to take to be college-ready.

On-line Ohio College Guide - The Ohio guide includes a complete look at the state's community colleges, public universities, private colleges, technical schools and distance learning options. College hopefuls can then find potential schools using our proprietary search tool, which allows quick and accurate searching by institution type, setting, size, city and cost.

Ohio Private Colleges Website - this site provides a searchable database for the private colleges and universities in the state of Ohio.

ROTC Information

Service Academy Nomination Information Sessions - Members of Congress have the responsibility to nominate young men and women to the various service academies. In an effort to better inform the residents of Ohio about these schools and the selection process, Senator Rob Portman and Senator Sherrod Brown co-host informational seminars for interested students and their parents.

The United States Merchant Marine Academy - USMMA is one of the five federal service academies that include West Point, Annapolis, Air Force, and Coast Guard academies. Although not many can name all five academies, USMMA is just as important serving the defense needs of the nation while distinguishing ourselves by also serving the economic needs of the nation. The mission of USMMA is to educate and graduate leaders of exemplary character who are inspired to serve the national security, marine transportation, and economic needs of the United States as licensed Merchant Marine officers and commissioned officers in the Armed Forces.

The Best of Co-op - A guide to the leading Colleges and employers offering co-op experiences

Tuition Funding Source - This website sponsored by Wells Fargo is designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information.

Which College Is Right For You? - a printable workbook to help you narrow down your college search