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College Application Information

Local Community College Resources

Solano Community College – Begin the admissions process, placement tests, orientation, financial aid

Other College Resources

College Week Live is a useful website for many college topics.  They hold webinars, college fairs, live chats with admission counselors.  Visit

College Scorecard provides answers to critical questions about institutions, like how likely students are to complete degrees, how much debt students take out, etc.  The interactive site provides a variety of ways to search colleges and degrees.  Visit

College Information


CSU applications open October 1

UC applications open November 1-30

If you are thinking about going out of state and want to stay in the west look at WUE (Western University Exchange)

CSU-UC Comparison


Majors with a Bright Future

U.S News and World Reports have identified 9 New Majors with a Future:

Biomedical Engineering

Computer Game Design

Environmental Studies/Sustainability

Health Informatics/Information Management

Homeland Security

Information Assurance/Cyber Security


New Media (combines journalism, communication studies with digital media and design)

Public Health