Community Service Opportunity

Safe haven animal rescue and kennel here in Abbeville needs volunteers on the afternoon and weekends.  If anyone is interested they can do one day a week if they want or even once every other week. 

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FAFSA

This could be helpful to all the parents of seniors!  https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/5-mistakes-avoid-applying-fafsa-122133811.html

SAVE THE DATE SENIOR PARENTS!!!

There will be a Senior Meeting on September 21st at 6:30 pm.

University of Georgia Information

Hello friends and colleagues!

Happy September from Athens, GA! It is hard to believe that the summer is already gone (I'm still trying to figure out what happened to the month of August!), our travel season has started, and our application is open!

Below you'll find a few key updates updates for you from the University of Georgia.

Two Big Updates
Okay, that covers it for this month, we hope your school year is off to a great start and we are excited to work with you in this upcoming year!

​Amanda R. Dale
Senior Associate Director
Office of Admissions | University of Georgia
Terrell Hall | Athens, GA 30602-1633
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PS: Are you going to be at NACAC in Boston? If so come by our booth during the Counselors College Fair and say hello!

UAB newsletter with important updates

Welcome to the first edition of UAB's Undergraduate Admissions Newsletter!
Welcome to the first edition of UAB’s Undergraduate Admissions Newsletter! Editions are released every few months to keep our counselors and their students up to date. 

Big news for a new school year!

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions at UAB has quite a few changes coming this year, and we want to make sure you and your students stay up to date. Check out the sections below to see what’s coming for UAB in the 2017-18 school year.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

New GPA Requirement
Beginning August 2017, first-year freshman applicants will be required to have at least a 2.75 GPA for admission to UAB. 
New Freshman Enrollment Deposit
Students applying to UAB for the Fall 2018 school year will be required to submit a $200 Freshman Enrollment Deposit to secure their spot in the freshman class. $150 of the deposit will pay for Orientation, and the remaining $50 will be applied toward the student’s tuition bill for fall. Read more here.
New Degree Programs
Genetics & Genomic Sciences, Digital Forensics, Medical Sociology, and Immunology are among the newest programs offered at UAB. Read more here.

IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES

October 1  2018-19 FAFSA is available
December 1  Deadline to apply and be eligible for ACT/GPA-based scholarships (in-state students)
January 15  Deadline for Honors College Specialized Programs applications
February 1  Deadline for BSMART general scholarship applications (non ACT/GPA-based scholarships)
May 1  Freshman Enrollment Deposit deadline; Deadline to apply and be eligible for ACT/GPA-based scholarships (out-of-state students)