Scholarships Available!

Scholarships now available. Click on the links for more information.

Special thanks to Dianne Hurtado (with YPI), Anjelica Alarcon (representing HOLA) and Ms. Vargas for spreading the word!

College Applications

college application

Seniors: It’s time to start the college application process!

UC schools:

  • Application window: November 1-November 30
  • Apply at UC Admissions
  • Requires essays prompts. Click here for more information.

Cal State Universities:

  • Application window: October 1-November 30
  • Apply at

Private Schools:

  • Private school deadlines vary. Check the individual school admissions websites for more details.
  • Many private schools use the Common Application. Check it out.

Community Colleges:

  • Apply in the Spring for the following Fall Admissions
  • More information here.

Xinachtli at Civitas

XinacthliWe are proud to welcome back Xinachtli to Civitas SOL High School for the 2013-2014 school year! UCLA MEChA students will be available on campus for support with the following:

  • UC Personal Statement writing
  • College Applications (UC, CSU, Community College, Private)
  • SAT/ACT Preparation
  • Tutoring
  • College and Career counseling/support

Join them in the College Center (Room 117) every Tuesday and Thursday after school from 3:22-5:00pm. Bring your homework and your college questions. Questions? Contact Mr. Gurrola.

September 2013 College Tips

August/September College Tips:

  1. Write drafts of Personal Statements
  2. Sign up for SAT/ACT exams
  3. Prepare for SAT/ACT
  4. Research private college deadlines
  5. Search for scholarships
  6. Go to Belmont if you need adult school classes!

Important Date: 9/6: SAT Registration Deadline (for 10/6 Exam). Bring $20 for fee waiver.

Download the powerpoint: College Updates 8-13

Special thanks to Dianne Hurtado with YPI!