Summer College Prep Offerings - CLASS OF 2024!

The College and Career Center is excited to be offering a variety of summer college workshops to assist in getting our rising seniors ready and prepared for the college application season. The link to our Junior Guidebook that was handed out at our college symposium earlier this spring is on the CC Guidance Website. It has many helpful resources and information.
Here is a link to RSVP to any of the workshops (this will help me have all materials prepared).

Please don't hesitate to reach out with any questions. Contact Marianne Rodriguez at [email protected] or call 210-225-6794 ext. 233
Here are all the details.

CC Summer College Workshops

The College & Career Center will be offering college workshops to help prepare our rising seniors for the college application season. It will be here before you know it. Applications open July 1st for Apply Texas and August 1st for Common Application!! 
  • Completes Common App and Apply Texas by July 31st.

  • Submits all applications and requests transcripts before school starts.

  • Sits back and watches friends scramble to get applications done by the deadlines.

  • Watches other students miss deadlines. 

  • Gets most acceptance letters sooner than friends and classmates
  • Waits until October 31st to start the application process.

  • Frantically sends 5 emails to the counselor about submitting transcripts to colleges.

  • Tells parent that transcripts weren’t sent before the deadline (Please know that counselors have a different deadline to submit transcripts)

  • Stressed student tries to complete all application process while also trying to get all of their homework and classwork completed.

  • Misses deadline for application because they waited until the last minute.
** Don’t be “student 2”!  - Seniors, get ahead; stay ahead; take advantage of these workshops. You’re welcome to come to one or all sessions. **

Here's the schedule:  You can choose 10 am–noon and from 1 pm - 3 pm. The boys may bring food. Snacks/water will be provided.

DATE:                     Session Topic:
June 21st                 “Where should I apply?”Interest Inventory & College Search 

June 28th                 “What could be the most important part of my application?” – Resume Writing 

July 12th                     College Application, letters of recommendation and Naviance

July 19th                     Your Authentic College Essay!   - this could be the toughest part of the application to get ready, let me help you get it fine-tuned. 

July 26th                   College Tour Day – we will take a group tour to UT and St.Edward’s 8 am – 5 pm Limited availability of seats so a reservation is required. USE the QR code to save your seat on the CC bus! 
Here are some other summer offerings online or in San Antonio.
Here’s a link to Workshop Wednesdays (virtual) offered through Maclaster College 
Here is also a link to Café College – they offer various sessions virtual and in person. Maybe bookmark this link for future use as well.  Their calendar is updated on a monthly basis. 
Kaplan Test Prep: 
Test Prep thru UTSA 6 wks, virtual or in person, $539