College Board: A not-for-profit organization that connects students to SAT, AP, college search, and admission tools
College Planning Center of Rhode Island: Offers free services to Rhode Island students and their families who are preparing, planning, and paying for the educational journey
The Common Application (Common App): a non-profit membership organization representing more than 1,000 diverse institutions of higher education. They connect applicants and those who support them to a wide array of public and private colleges and universities across all 50 U.S. states, and 20 countries.
FAFSA: Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. Use the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form to apply for financial aid for college or graduate school.
Intelligent: a free, privately-supported website that’s editorially independent. Browse degree programs, college rankings, study guides, and research tips.
Joint Admissions Agreement: Designed for Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) students to successfully transfer into a four year program at Rhode Island College (RIC) or the University of Rhode Island (URI)
Rhode Island Foundation: Browse scholarships from middle school to post-graduate level, from communities throughout the state, and in many different fields of study
Rhode Island Student Loan Authority (RISLA): Search for scholarships by keyword or category
SAT: The official site of the SAT
US Department of Education: Information for students about preparing and paying for college, repaying loans, and applying for jobs and internships