Gr12 Checklist

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

1) CHECK THE CAREER CENTRE

     WEBSITE INFO:

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 POST-SECONDARY (PSI) CHOICES FORM ONLINE:

https://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/exams/tsw/tsw/student

This enables the Ministry to send your transcripts to the Post-Secondary institutions that you’ve applied to. The service opens in October. 

Students must complete the PSI Selections form by March 1 to have preliminary transcript information forwarded in mid-March to the BC Electronic PSIs list and to the Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC) institutions.

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