Read our newly revised UB STUDENT HANDBOOK!
EXTRA UB TUTORING FOR ALL STUDENTS!
LA CROSSE (5:00 to 7:30 p.m. in 2101 Centennial): Monday, May 20 ; Tuesday, May 28; Tuesday, June 4
TOMAH (3:30 to 7:00 p.m. in the LMC): Wednesday, May 29
|PLEASE EVALUATE YOUR ACADEMIC YEAR UB EXPERIENCE NOW!|
ACCESS CYBERBOUND! Go to www.uwlax.edu/d2l/. Choose GUEST. Using the login name and password info you received at UB tutoring, sign in. Click on Cyber Bound. If you have difficulty signing in, please email or contact Kate.
NEW! Volunteer opportunities in UB's target area.
Scholarship listing from La Crosse Promise Future Centers
It Make$ Cent$ - Your money/Your future! - A great financial literacy site from UW-L!
My College Options - Find the college that's right for you!
Number2.com - Free online test prep for all manner of important tests!
The Next Step magazine - information about college prep for all high school students.
Help with homework from KidsClick! - lots of links to tables, dictionaries, etc. - "Web search for kids by librarians."
Help with homework from the infoplease web site - the largest free reference center.
Free practice tests in many subjects from Varsity Tutors.
Study skills resources from "Dr. Ah-Clem" - tons of links to college and other education sites with great stuff on everything from study skills to test taking strategies.
Study Skills and the Ten Traps from the University of North Carolina - good advice from a great university.
Study Skills and Homework Help from Sylvan Learning Centers - lots of links here.
Career planning - now's the time to get started!
Career planning - with a special section for high school students.
CollegeNet - info about colleges, majors, applications.
College Link - many free searches for majors, applications, financial aid, etc.
Peterson's College Quest - from the publishers of those comprensive college guides. Requires free registration.
Embark (used to be College Edge) - offers college exploration and much more.
College Express has lots of college info - especially info about private colleges.
The Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exam is given to 10th graders. You can get sample/practice tests here.
PSAT Test Dates and info - TAKE THIS TEST at your high school. Your scores will be used to determine eligibility for scholarships and other good things!
ACT Test info - Plan to attend UB's ACT Prep sessions early second semester, then take the test in spring. If you complete UB's Prep Sessions we will give you a registration fee waiver! More details about UB ACT prep sessions will be mailed in January.
ACT Test Prep Guide - from the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation. Basic information that will help you understand the test structure, manage your testing time and decide when to guess and when not to guess!
PLEASE CONTACT UB TO COMPLETE YOUR FAFSA ASAP!!!
Wisconsin Talent Incentive Program (TIP) Grant application
FAFSA on the Web - prepare for the February FAFSA workshop by getting a PIN (and your parent/guardian should get one too if they don't have one already!)
Financial Aid info- "This award-winning site has grown into the most comprehensive annotated collection of information about student financial aid on the web." Free and comprehensive.
Scholarship info - This site lists many scholarships available to Wisconsin high school seniors.
FastWeb - a FREE service (registration required) to search for college info and scholarships.
It Make$ Cents! - Your money. Your future. Financial literacy for college students.