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College Planning

DePaul College Prep features a comprehensive post secondary planning program, designed to educate, support, and serve our diverse student population. The vision of our multi-year program is rooted in our student-focused approach. Our intention is to guide and to lift our young learners towards their educational goals, in the spirit of our DePaul Prep mission.

DePaul Prep College Planning offers:
  • Personalized conversations and individual meetings with students
  • Classroom-based College and Career focused curriculum 
  • Junior College Conference with family to set post secondary plan
  • Full access to Naviance - our college search database and digital planning tool
  • Direct connection to college admissions professionals via Rep Visits
  • On-Site, school-supported standardized testing including: PSAT 8/9, Pre-ACT, PSAT/NMSQT, ACT, SAT, Advanced Placement (AP) exams, and International Baccalaureate (IB) assessments
  • Robust line up of college-focused evening programming and presentations
  • Consulting expertise with DePaul University's Office of Admissions and referrals to the Education and Counseling Center
  • Counselor-led resumé and interview skill development coursework
  • Financial Aid workshops in partnership with Illinois Student Assistance Commission 
  • Spring semester College Fair
First page of the PDF file: 2020DepaulPrepPEWSOfferings

For College Planning information:

Mr. Tony Minestra
College Counselor

tminestra@depaulprep.org
Schedule a meeting with Calendly

Ms. Joan Murphy
College Counselor

jmurphy@depaulprep.org
Schedule a meeting with Calendly

College Workshops Fall 2020

College Scholarships

Ms. Murphy is continually adding new scholarship opportunities as she learns of them. Be sure to note deadlines and requirements. Check them out here:

available college scholarships

 


 

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College Planning Calendar

2020 College Decisions