Gr12 Checklist

1) CHECK THE CAREER CENTRE WEBSITE

   Other useful websites:

Career Cruising: http://www.careercruising.com/

Please visit the Career Centre for the User Name and Password.

Education Planner: http://www.educationplanner.bc.ca/

Link to 2016/2017 Dogwood Planner: http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/kindergarten-to-grade-12/support/graduation/bc_dogwood_planner_eng.pdf

Work futures: www.workfutures.bc.ca

Industry Training Authority (Trades & Apprenticeships): www.itabc.ca

     GRADE 12 INFORMATION BULLETIN BOARD: by the Williams Rd Staffroom

     APPOINTMENTS: See Mrs. Kerr and book an appointment Mon-Thurs:  10:30am – 3:30pm.

2 )CHECK OUT SCHOLARSHIP & OTHER FINANCIAL AID INFO:

Visit: http://sd38careercentre.weebly.com/scholarships.html

Register and search at: http://www.studentscholarships.org/  and   http://www.studentawards.com/

3 )ATTEND THE POST-SECONDARY INFORMATION SESSIONS

SLSS sessions at lunch in SeptemberOctober and November and the Gr 12 Post-Secondary Workshop on Sept. 25 in the SLSS Theatre.

CUE (Canadian Universities Event) at McMath on Sept. 26 (6:30pm-8:30pm)

4)APPLY TO COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES

Either directly (online) or through a centralized system:  https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca (for BC) and www.ouac.on.ca/ (for Ontario)      https://applyalberta.ca/ (for Alberta) 

5 )FILL OUT THE STUDENTSTRANSCRIPTS SERVICE (STS) FORMS:

NEW! StudentsTranscripts Service (STS). Please note that the PSI “Choices” form is no longer available and replaced by the StudentsTranscripts Service (STS). Students need their PEN number to register.
The Ministry of Education has just launched the StudentTranscripts Service (STS), a new online application for students to view their marks, scholarships and transcripts, and send transcripts to post-secondary institutions and third parties.
To access the service, visit the Ministry of Education’s Order Transcripts and Certificates website at www.StudentTranscripts.gov.bc.ca and follow the instructions found there.
  1. Register for a BCeID (a BC Government account that provides you with access to B.C. Government online services)
  2. Register for the StudentTranscript Service using your BCeID
  3. Log in to your StudentTranscripts Service using your BCeID.
  4. Follow the steps in order to have transcripts sent electronically to post-secondary institutions. 
*Note: Some Post Secondary institutions may require your grade information earlier than available through this process.   Ensure you are familiar with each institution’s requirements regarding grade submission.  If required, order an official hardcopy transcript from the main office ($5.00 per transcript).
 
Questions/concerns regarding ordering your official documents. Email:
 studenttranscripts@gov.bc.ca  be sure to include your name, birth date, Personal Education Number (PEN).
6 )WRITE THE REQUIRED ENTRANCE TESTS IF NESCESSARY

a)    LPI (for first year level English eligibility)

b)    TOEFL (for ESL students who have been in Canada for a short period of time)

c)     SAT/ACT (for study in the U.S.)

7 )APPLY FOR STUDENT LOANS IF NEEDED

Apply in June, please see:  www.StudentAidBC.ca

Advertisements