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When you begin the new academic year, we invite you to take advantage of all the various online counselor resources that the College Board has to offer. With some of your students thinking about how to prepare for university or trying to identify which higher education institutions to apply to, we recommend you visit the web pages below to help guide them through the university admission process.

As always, we’re happy to provide support in any way we can. If you have any questions or comments, please contact us at [email protected]

Thank you again for your hard work on behalf of students around the world.

The College Board’s Online Counselor Resources

SAT for K-12 Educators Get all the resources you need to help students prepare for test day.

AP Outreach and Support Resources Find resources to help inform your students about AP, including brochures, PowerPoint presentations, email templates, and more.

Counselor Workshop Resources Get information on all College Board programs and tools to help ensure your students are ready for university.

Measuring the Skills Critical for Success

The SAT® Helps millions of students connect with college success and today remains the most reliable, effective measure of a student's college readiness.

PSAT/NMSQT® More than just a test — this comprehensive program helps put students on the path to college. It measures critical reading, mathematics and writing skills students need to succeed at the university level and beyond.

Pursuing University-Level Studies in High School

The Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) Recognized by universities worldwide, AP promotes skills vital to success at the university level and beyond. Through 34 college-level courses and exams, AP provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to earn college credit, advanced placement or both.

Finding the University Best Fit to Your Students’ Needs

BigFuture A free comprehensive website that features interactive tools and media to help students find, afford and enroll in a college that’s a good fit for them.

  • College Search A database of nearly 4,000 colleges and universities searchable by location, majors, cost and more.
  • Scholarship Search An online tool to help students locate scholarships, internships, grants and loans that match their education level, talents and background.

Student Search Service A free tool that introduces students to colleges and scholarship programs that are looking for students like them.

Paying for College

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE® Allows students to apply online for financial aid from almost 400 colleges and scholarship programs through one portal.

Net Price Calculator A free online too that estimates the "net price" to attend a particular college or university.