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College Bound Student Resources

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

College Bound Specialist

Ryan Chenot is CAP COM’s Certified College Funding Specialist. Call (518) 458-2195 ext. 5578 or schedule an appointment online.

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 and tell them you are a CAP COM member for your discount.

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College Planning & SAT Testing Information:

ACT Testing Information:

Finding the Right College

College Planning & SAT Testing Information:

Resources to help students and parents with the college process:

College campus information, news and events:

Planning guides and tips:

NYS Higher Education Services:

Applying for College

The College Application Process Universal Application:

Common Application:

SUNY Application:

Free Application for Federal Student Aid:

Help with Career Choices

College Aptitude Test:

4 Free Career Aptitude Test:

Paying for College

College financing, scholarships, grants, loans and college aid:

Applying for student aid:

Financial aid, money management information:

Estimate of eligibility for student aid:

Getting a Clearer Picture of College Costs:

Scholarship search:

U.S. Dept. of Education website to consolidate Federal Loans:

U.S. Federal Direct and Parent PLUS Loan consolidation: