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Testing Dates, College Admissions Visits, and Events

If you have an immediate need or questions, please email Mr. Arzaga.

College Application Presentations (CAP) Series

 
 

September 14, 2022 - College Admissions Overview

Kendall Guess, owner and founder of Path to Admissions will walk parents & students through the college admissions process: what to do during high school, choosing a major, choosing a school, getting admitted, and the cost of college. This presentation is primarily for 9-11 grade families, but open to all. RSVP link to come.

 

October 5, 2022 - The Expense of College

Kendall Guess, owner and founder of Path to Admissions. Continuing the conversation on planning for college, Ms. Guess will present information about the real cost of college, strategies to lower college costs, and how financial aid can equalize the cost between private and public institutions. Financial planning should start early so all Founders families are welcomed to this presentation. This will be an in-person meeting held in the building 3 Library. RSVP link to come.

November 9, 2022 - Scholarships & Minimizing College Debt

Dean Somerville will talk about the advantages of starting saving early in life, compounding, living below your means, saving for retirement, investing in the stock market, etc. RSVP link to come.

 

December 7, 2022 - How to Research and Choose Colleges

Kendall Guess returns for a presentation on search criteria and techniques to employ in choosing the schools you will apply to. She will cover the process of building a college list with specific information about several schools Founders students have typically been interested in. This presentation is targeted for high school juniors, but all are welcome. RSVP link to come.

Check in soon for updated information regarding: College Admissions Testing (ACT/SAT/CLT)


November 20 - Practice ACT

This ACT practice administration is for students who have never taken an ACT or for students who have taken the ACT, and have been working on improving their scores. The practice test will be administered in a testing environment, and tests will be scored immediately. After taking the PSAT and a practice ACT, students should know their test preference and so they can focus their test preparation on one or the other. Sign up HERE so we can prepare the right amount of testing materials.


ACT/SAT/CLT Test Schedules and Registration Links

Use these links to register for upcoming administrations of college admissions exams:


ACT

Test Date

Reg. Registration

Late Registration

December 11, 2021

November 5

November 19

February 12, 2022

January 7

January 21

April 2, 2022

February 25

March 11

June 11, 2022

May 6

May 20

July 16, 2022

June 17

June 24

 

SAT

Test Date

Reg. Registration

Late Registration

November 6, 2021

October 8

October 26

December 4, 2021

November 4

November 23

March 12, 2022

February 11

March 1

May 7, 2022

April 8

April 26

June 4, 2022

May 5

May 25

March 3, 2022 - School Day SAT administration at FCA - Class of 2023 only. Students do not need to register for this administration.


CLT

Test Date

Registration

Sponsor

October 16, 2021

October 11

Grove CityCollege

November 4, 2021

October 28

Franciscan University

December 4, 2021

November 29

University of Dallas

January 8, 2022

January 3

n/a

February 19, 2022

February 11

n/a

April 2, 2022

March 24

n/a

May 14, 2022

May 5

n/a


The Classic Learning Test is an online college entrance exam designed for 11th and 12th graders. It is remotely proctored and taken at the student's home. The CLT takes approximately two hours to complete, Students receive their scores within 10 business days, and they can instantly share them with an unlimited number of colleges and universities for free. For sponsored administrations, students applying to the sponsoring college can take the CLT for free.