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College Information


Buffalo and Erie County Public Library's college Choices 101 online tutorial
The library offers a 2 hour training class on choosing a college and obtaining financial aid. This is a link to the online tutorial.
http://www.buffalolib.org/computertraining/tutorials/collegeaid/

 

Campus Tours
CampusTours was founded in 1997 as a way for students to take virtual tours of colleges and universities and has grown to become the largest provider of virtual and video tour and interactive map services to the academic, non-profit and government markets.
http://campustours.com/

 

College Answer- Sallie Mae
A guide through colleges and financial aid information for students and parents
http://www.collegeanswer.com/

 

College Board
Promotes excellence and equity in education through programs for K–12 and higher education institutions, and by providing students a path to college opportunities, including financial support and scholarships.
http://www.collegeboard.org/

 

College Prowler
In 2002, College Prowler revolutionized the college search industry with a "by students for students" approach. By hiring student authors at campuses across the country and surveying thousands of college students each month, they created the first "insider" college guides—full 160-page books devoted to each school, written by actual students on campus.
http://collegeprowler.com/

 

College Rankings- U.S. News and World Reports
Get exclusive rankings of 1,600 schools. Use tools to search for your perfect fit. And find details on scholarships, loans, and grants
http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges

 

FinAid
This website is a comprehensive guide to financial aid.
http://www.finaid.org/

 

Index of American Universities
A list of home pages are found for American Universities granting bachelor or advanced degrees, they are added here, one page per university. Some universities do not yet have home pages.
http://www.clas.ufl.edu/au/

 

My Future.com
Myfuture.com helps young adults plan their next steps in life by bringing together the most recently available information about colleges, careers and military service opportunities from the U.S. Departments of Commerce, Defense, Education and Labor.
http://www.myfuture.com/

 

NextStepU
The NextStepUhelps students plan for college, careers and life. This magazine is a national publication for high school students that is distributed in 20,500 high schools in 50 states.
http://www.nextstepu.com/

 

Princeton Review
The first step to evaluating colleges for students.
http://www.princetonreview.com/

 

Career


Bureau of Labor Statistics
Exploring Career Information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
http://www.bls.gov/k12/index.htm

 

Career One Stop
Great source for employment information that is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
http://www.careeronestop.org/

 

Cool Works.com
CoolWorks.com has been central to the summer job and seasonal job market niche for 16 years,
http://www.coolworks.com/