College Planning

Diverse graduates on the steps of a college with application and acceptance letter iconsThe Common Application (Common App) is a single college application you can use to apply to many public and private colleges and universities. The Common App is an easy option to compile all your personal information, transcript, essays, recommendation letters, and more to submit to colleges, especially compared to filling out individual applications for each college or university.

The Big Future (College Board) website contains information and resources for college planning, careers, and financial aid. Students can sign in through their College Board account. Be entered into a drawing for scholarships when you complete steps in the college planning process!

Find a list of Michigan public and private colleges here. The list contains institution-specific information related to admissions and financial aid, in addition to contact information.