Preparing for College

Free Applicaiton for Federal Student Aid

To apply for federal student financial aid and many state student aid programs, you need to have filled out this application.  Might as well do it online!

Federal Student Aid:  Financial Aid from the U.S. Department of Education

Help for every stage of the financial aid process, find out what's available and how to get it.

Adventures in Education

Need help planning and paying for college or finding a career?  This is the website for you.


Online preparation and registration for the SAT and other college board tests, college search and applications, scholarship and finanical aid information.

Local Community Colleges

Local schools to learn new skills or improve what you already know.

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Los Rios Community College District - To visit one of the 4 campuses in the District, click on one of the icons below.

     American River College Logo     Consumnes Community College logo     Folsom Lake College logo     Solano Community College logo


   Napa Valley College logo

Napa Valley College

     Solano Community College logo 

Solano Community College

Woodland Community College logo

Woodland Community College

Colleges, Universities and Trade Schools

Colleges & Universities

The state of California's webpage about schools in CA, through out the rest of the United States, college planning and financial aid. 

Trade Schools, Colleges & Universities

Want to be an electrician, an interior decorator, a real estate agent or some other kind of trade professional? Check out this site for educational opportunities throughout the US and Canada.


Occupational Outlook Handbook

A quick guide to career information about hundreds of occuptaions!