These step-by-step guides will help you coordinate college access activities required for your school’s College Access Grant.

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Campus Visits

Learn how to conduct a successful visit for your students – and find free resources including contact information for college admissions representatives at Nebraska colleges.

Dual Credit Courses

Increase the chance of your students attending college by encouraging them to take dual credit courses – and to apply for the ACE Scholarship.

Scholarship Searches

Learn how to help students fill the gap between the cost of education and their financial aid by assisting them with scholarship searches.

College Entrance Testing

Discover ways to help your students prepare for the ACT, SAT, ASSET, or COMPASS exams so they can perform to the best of their abilities.

College Applications

Participate in the Apply2College event that is sponsored by EducationQuest. Seniors will take time during the school day to complete at least one college application.

Financial Aid Programs

Follow this guide to set up a financial aid program at your school to help students/parents learn how to complete the FAFSA.

Completing the FAFSA

Learn how to set up a FAFSA completion event at your school and help students overcome the number one barrier to college – money.

College Fairs or Educational Planning Programs

Use this guide to help students attend and get the most from visiting with colleges from across the region and/or nation.

Family Engagement

Discover how to involve parents in the planning process so students have the encouragement required to make college possible.

Business and Community Partnerships

Learn how to include your local community in helping students understand the connection between academics and future careers.