College Application Week

Utah College Application Week is almost here!

By Sumiko Martinez @sumiko.martinez High school seniors, are you excited yet? It’s college application season, and that means it’s time to make a lot of important choices. During the month of November, high schools all over the state will be holding Utah College Application Week (UCAW), which is a chance for you to get help

Six things I wish I knew before I applied to college

By Jason Terry @uvufutures Working as an admissions counselor is an exciting thing. Every day I get to watch students prepare for one of the most life changing experiences they will ever have–the college experience. No other time in your life will you be exposed to so many opportunities to improve yourself, meet lifelong friends,

StepUpUtah FAFSA Scholarship Rules for 2017-18

StepUpUtah is awarding $3,000 in scholarships to Utah students who submit their 2017-18 FAFSA. Here are the FAFSA Scholarship Rules for 2017-18: WHAT IT IS:  $2,500 in scholarships are available to Utah high school students who: Attend a StepUP Utah FAFSA Completion Open House See all events at Submit a “Scholarship Golden Ticket” at

Where can I get help with the FAFSA?

If you’re going to college next fall, the time has arrived to fill out and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid – or FAFSA. It’s the one and only application that you must submit to find out if you’re eligible to receive federal financial aid to pay for college. Federal financial aid can be…

Things you will need to file your 2017-18 FAFSA

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, is now available online for the 2017-2018 academic year (that’s fall 2017 through summer 2018). If you’re one of the millions of students planning on applying for financial aid for college (such as grants, work-study, and student loans), you’ll need to fill it out and submit