• Meet with the college counseling office to go over graduation requirements.


  • PSAT test will be administered in the auditorium. All sophomores and juniors take the test on the date designated by the College Board.


  • Sign up for at least one SAT or ACT test date during the spring semester.  St. Bernard’s school code is: 050898.


  • Visit campuses during your break(s).


  • Come up with a preliminary list of colleges that includes reach, match and safety schools.
  • Explore the websites of the colleges that interest you to learn about admissions requirements.
  • Check your senior year class schedule to make sure you’re taking the English, Math, Social Science, Science, and Foreign Language classes you’ll need for your top-choice colleges.
  • Look over the Common Application and begin thinking about potential topics for your personal essay.