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5 things grades 8-11 can do to prepare for college applications

College can seem like it’s a long way in your future, but there are things you can do now to prepare for applying for colleges during your senior year!   1. Think about your future career.   What are your interests and talents? What subjects do you like best in school? Knowing the answers to

5 tips to help make your college application go smoothly during Utah College Application Week

Utah College Application Week (UCAW) is right around the corner and we hope you’re ready! Applying for college can seem overwhelming or you may not know where to start. That’s where we can help.   Throughout November, all Utah high school seniors in partner high schools will be able to apply to college during the

Title IV + More Podcast: Season 2, Episode 5 Transcript (November 8th, 2018)

This is the transcript for Season 2, Episode 5 (November 8th, 2018) of the “Title IV + More Podcast for Utah Counselors and Educators” from Katie Wornek, Jacob Newman, and Bryan Lee at StepUp to Higher Education Utah. Listen to the “Title IV + More Podcast for Counselors and Educators” on iTunes Listen to the

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8th Grade

High school doesn’t start until next year, but now is the time to prepare for it. These checklists can help you make sure to get the most of high school and get you starting thinking about your plans after graduation.

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9th Grade

Let StepUp help you get high school off to a strong start—it’s time to start exploring your college options and see what opportunities are out there for you.

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10th Grade

As you get closer to finishing high school, StepUp can help you decide what comes next. This checklist will help you figure out the right classes to take and what certificate or degree you’ll need to live the life you want after graduation.

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11th Grade

This is a big year. Your time in high school is wrapping up, so it’s time to make sure you’re organized for next year. You’ll want to start touring college campuses and deciding what colleges you’ll apply for next year—StepUp can help you figure out what you need to do and when.

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12th Grade

This is the year all your hard work pays off! Stay focused—the finish line is almost in sight.

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