Planning for College
Sandy Ruelas, College Access Program Coordinator, provides guidance to students and families on a number of topics in this category. She can be reached at SRuelas@lnesc-kc.org.
LNESC KC is a proud partner with three key organizations: Kauffman Scholars, Inc, the U.S. Army, and the McDonald’s Corporation to provide college access and preparatory programs. Workshops in which FREE food and drinks are provided are conducted twice a month at our center. Please contact Sandy to participate in a workshop.
Selecting the college you will attend is a very important decision. Starting below and continuing on following pages are tips to help you choose the right college that suits your needs. Research several schools so you will have more options from which to choose.
When searching for the right college, it is important to add several types. Pick some with guaranteed admissions, some where admissions may be possible, no guarantees; then a few schools you always dreamed to attend. Remember, you never know until you try. Give yourself lots of options.