Advise TN-College Advisor
Class of 2020-Upcoming Deadlines/Dates:
- Throughout Fall 2019 & Spring 2020 Semesters: One-on-One meetings & College Check-ins for all Seniors
- Spring Semester/Jan-May 2020:
- College Email/Portal Set-up Workshops: T/R during 2nd Block (Sign up link in Appointlet)
- College Financial Aid Requirements assistance: Assistance with financial aid & FAFSA verification requirements, as needed. Contact Mrs. Spivey for more information.
- Academic & Post-Secondary Signing Day: 5/6/2020, during lunches--more information to come soon.
TN Achieves/TN Promise Deadlines:
- TN Achieves MANDATORY Webinar:
- Students receieved an email from TN Achieves with a link to watch a pre-recorded webinar that takes the place of the previously scheduled mandatory meeting. Students must log in and watch this webinar by or before April 3, 2020 at 11:59 PM CT to remain eligible for the TN Promise scholarship.
- TN Achieves/TN Promise Community Service Hours Deadline:
- By or before July 1, 2020 complete & report 8 hours of community service to TN Achieves for Fall 2020 semester (https://tnachieves.org/)
Class of 2021-Upcoming Deadlines/Dates:
- Spring Semester 2020/TBA:
- First Senior Meeting/College Planning Night
**See below for videos with more information on various FAFSA steps**
TN Promise/TN Achieve Resources:
TN Achieves Link: Student Handbook available online
*See Mrs. Spivey for a list of local community service opportunities.*
College Apps/TN College Info:
The Common App Resources:
Financial Aid Packages & Scholarship Resources:
*Local Scholarship applications for each graduating class are released each Spring via email/Google Classroom. See any School Counselor or Mrs. Spivey for more information. *
**See below for several short videos with more detail on the financial aid process & components of award packages.**
ACT/Career Exploration/Personality Tests:
Miscellaneous Helpful Links:
Financial Aid Packages 101-CollegeforTN
Jonathan from TSAC reviews major highlights/components of financial aid award packages.
Overview of Financial Aid Process-Federal Student Aid
This short video details the major components of the financial aid process.
How to Fill Out the FAFSA-Federal Student Aid
This short video details the steps involved with completing the FAFSA.
After the FAFSA-Federal Student Aid
This short video details the steps/things that occur after submitting the FAFSA.
TCAT Financial Aid Process
This short video details the steps for obtaining financial aid for TCAT-bound students.
Community College Financial Aid Process
This short video details the steps for obtaining financial aid for Community College-bound students.
Public 4 Year Colleges/Universities Financial Aid Process
This short video details the steps for obtaining financial aid for Public 4 Year colleges/universities-bound students.
Private 4 Year Colleges/Universities Financial Aid Process
This short video details the steps for obtaining financial aid for Private 4 Year colleges/universities-bound students.