Senior Check List

In the fall……

  • Last chance to take the ACT/SAT!!! Register early. See Ms. Branam to sign up for the ACT and/or SAT that will be given at BHS. 
  • Fill out scholarships.
  • Request college applications, financial aid and housing applications.  
  • Meet with Ms. Branam to make sure your transcript and records are correct and up-to-date. 
  • Attend college fairs and financial aid workshops. A FAFSA workshop will be hosted at BHS in October; be on the lookout for an announcement with more details!
  • Make the last of your college visits. 
  • Ask for letters of recommendation from teachers, coaches, and employers.  
  • Finish essays for college applications and scholarships. 
  • Send in applications to your college choices. 
  • Fill out financial aid forms.


In the winter…..

  • Apply for scholarships.
  • See Ms. Branam about having your transcript sent to colleges. 


In the spring….

  • Decide on a college and notify the admissions office by May 1st. Notify other colleges who have accepted you that you will not be attending. 
  • Create a budget to determine your needs. 
  • Determine if you need a student loan.  If so, file your application. 
  • See your doctor for a physical and any needed vaccinations. 
  • Complete your housing and meal applications. 
  • See Ms. Branam about having your final transcript sent to your college. 


In the summer….

  • Notify your college of any scholarships you have received. 
  • Pack for college. 
  • Congratulations and enjoy college! 
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