MHS Senior College Packet

Transcript Release Forms

Submit all materials to your counselor at least 30 days before your application deadline.  

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MHS Class of 2023: College Planning Timeline

Spring 2022

  • Register for late Summer or Fall SAT and/or ACT tests. Read about test optional schools.
  • Research colleges in Naviance Student and save colleges to Colleges I’m Thinking About.
  • McLean Student Services YouTube Channel
  • Consider touring colleges in person if possible. Some schools may have virtual options! 
  • Participate in the College Application Workshop Sessions August 2nd & 3rd.
  • Reach out to 1-2 teachers before the end of the school year who you like to ask to write a letter of recommendation on your behalf.

Summer 2022

  • Complete the Parent & Student Questionnaires above by the first day of school.
  • Many college applications are available on August 1. Begin preparing for the actual application process: draft application essays; collect writing samples; and assemble portfolios or audition tapes.
  • Register with the NCAA Eligibility Center if you hope to play Division I or II sports.
  • Begin looking for scholarships on Naviance. Check out the FAFSA4caster to estimate your eligibility for federal student aid.

Fall 2022

  • Submit Transcript Request forms to Ms. Blalock at least 30 days in advance of college deadlines
  • Complete & submit college applications - be aware of application and priority scholarship deadlines
  • Fill out the FAFSA, which is available October 1, 2022 and apply for scholarships
  • Ask 1 teacher NOT writing your recommendation letter to complete the Teacher Comment Form