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Applying to a 4 Year College

You will need to submit:

Colleges may also require:

Applying to a Community College


Each senior will also meet with their counselor for an individual appointment to discuss their college/career plans following high school.  Students are highly encouraged to bring questions to this meeting.

Visiting a college campus? 

If you are visiting a college please fill out the Campus Visit Score Card attached here and turn it in to the attendance office when you return.  You are allowed up to 2 excused absences for college visits.

Campus Visit Score Card


If you are not able to visit the college in person, check out this website for virtual campus tours! 

College Application (typically colleges prefer that you apply online)

Transcript (you can send your own transcript through CFNC, request one from the guidance office, request that it be sent through Parchment, or request that it be sent through Common App)

SAT/ACT scores ( (SAT) or (ACT)). NC State schools are not currently requiring test scores. However, some scholarships may require them.

Letter(s) of Recommendation-Fill out the Recommendation Request Form and give to each person you ask to write a letter.  Ask 2-3 weeks in advance to allow the recommender time to get it done.

Essay(s) or Personal Statement

Additional Testing

 Community College Application (typically colleges prefer that you apply online)

 Transcript (can be sent through CFNC or you can request one from Mrs. Dickson to send via mail)