Category Archives: Academics

GoPo Hours Through Bright Lights (for juniors)

A week of work will get you all you need to complete your 20-hour Government & Politics service learning hours. Per the Bright Lights website: Summer is a great time to complete volunteer hours for GOPO, service hours for the parochial schools, or other service project hours. To meet the required 20 hours for GOPO or service hours, assistants must attend the… Read more »

News from out-of-state colleges…

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A couple of tidbits from non-Nebraska schools, for your information: Columbia (NY), Colgate (NY), and Swarthmore (PA) are among a growing number of selective schools that will now, as of the Class of 2018, accept self-reported ACT/SAT scores (click the link if you don’t know what that means :)). Only admitted students will be required to submit official scores through… Read more »

University of Minnesota’s Deadlines

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017 is the deadline for the following freshmen applications at the University of Minnesota. Freshman application first deadline. Full consideration for admission, University Honors Program, and scholarships is given to students who apply by November 1. (Note: All supporting materials must be received in our office by November 15th.) Students will receive an admission decision by January 31, 2018. Note:… Read more »

KU’s Application Process

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KU’s admissions office encourage students to submit a complete admission application by the Nov. 1 priority deadline. The KU application process is quick and straightforward — no need to submit résumés or references. And if students submit a complete application by Nov. 1, KU automatically considers them for scholarships. The scholarships and qualifications are online at https://admissions.ku.edu/tuition-scholarship.

UNK Reminders

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The University of Nebraska-Kearney has the following reminders for students regarding UNK’s upcoming November 15th scholarship deadlines: Omaha World-Herald/Kearney Hub Scholarship — is the most prestigious scholarship paying full-tuition, books, room, board, and university fees for four-years.  Students must apply to the UNK Honors Program online at http://www.unk.edu/honors/ by November 15th to be considered, and should have a 30 ACT and at least… Read more »

SD Mines College Admissions Process

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Below are the suggested steps for completing the SD Mines college admissions process: Students should schedule a campus visit to see where they will be studying, eating, sleeping and enjoying campus life.  We offer personalized visits throughout the week as well as group visits and then we have select dates for our Go To Mines Open Houses. Students should complete… Read more »