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Our branches will be closed on Thursday, November 26, for Thanksgiving Click here to learn more.

As we monitor health conditions in the Capital Region and adhere to official guidance, CAP COM may experience staff shortages. We appreciate your patience if you encounter longer wait times, or if your branch has shifted to drive-thru or appointment-only services. Please check back for the most up-to-date information.

College Bound Student Resources

Here are links to resources that are helpful when preparing for college.

College Bound Specialist

Kim Donah and Ryan Chenot are CAP COM’s Certified College Funding Specialist. Schedule an appointment online or call Kim at (518) 458-8986 ext. 5579, or Ryan at (518) 458-2195 ext. 5578.

College Testing

CAP COM members save 10% on ACT & SAT test preparation with Prowess Test Prep, an Albany-based company that offers one-on-one tutoring, small group tutoring, and group classes. Visit www.prowessprep.com and tell them you are a CAP COM member for your discount.

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College Planning & SAT Testing Information: www.collegeboard.org

ACT Testing Information: www.act.org

Finding the Right College

College campus information, news and events: www.saycampuslife.com

College Navigator: nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator

College planning & SAT testing information: www.collegeboard.org

College Raptor: www.collegeraptor.com

Planning guides and tips: www.offtocollege.com

NYS Higher Education Services: www.hesc.ny.gov/

Applying for College

The College Application Process Universal Application: www.universalcollegeapp.com

Common Application: www.commonapp.org

SUNY Application: www.suny.edu/applysuny

Free Application for Federal Student Aid: www.fafsa.ed.gov

Help with Career Choices

Bureau of Labor Statistics: bls.gov

College Test: www.careertest.us

Mapping Your Future: wwwmappingyourfuture.org

My Majors: www.mymajors.com

NYS Career Zone: www.careerzone.ny.gov

Paying for College

Applying for Federal Student Aid: www.studentaid.gov

CAP COM Scholarships: capcomfcu.org/scholarships

Consolidate Federal loans: www.studentaid.gov/app/launchConsolidation.action

Financial aid, money management information: www.mappingyourfuture.org

Estimate of eligibility for student aid: fafsa.gov

Scholarship match at Scholly: myscholly.com

Scholarship search: www.fastweb.com

Search for scholarships, grants, loans at SayStudent: www.saystudent.com