Set : What You Need to Know
Now that you’re in college, you need to focus on completing your certificate, program, or degree and paying for your education.
Talk to your counselor frequently to make sure you are on track to graduate on time. Many schools have online programs to help you track your progress toward graduation. These can help you stay on track for graduation, but should not serve as a substitute for talking to your counselor.
"Learn what to expect when filling out the FAFSA
If you are focusing on financing your education, be sure to check out Paying for Your Education. One of the most important steps in affording your education is filling out your FAFSA form every year. Did you know: in one study, students who completed a FAFSA have 72 percent higher odds of persisting through their first year of college than do students who do not file? You may be eligible for aid you didn’t know you could get.
Academic Programs in Washington State
Finding the programs you want to explore—and the schools that offer them—can be time-consuming. Online resources like careerbridge.wa.gov can help. The site allows you to search by school, location, degree type, and even academic program—from mechanical engineering to creative writing, or special education to biology.