UCanGo2.org helps students prepare for
their transition to college. The most popular
publications UCanGo2 offers are the college
planning checklists. These checklists are available
for grades 6-12 and college freshmen, to help
students identify the steps they should be taking
to reach their higher education goals.
College Freshman Checklist: Students can use
this list to stay on track during their first year
of college. One of the tasks listed is to “Search
for money.” If a student needs help finding
scholarships, they can learn more about financial
aid and saving for college from the publication Are
You Looking for Money?
Senior Checklist: 12th-grade students may notice
many of the steps focus on the Free Application
for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, which serves
as the financial aid application for college.
UCanGo2 offers a variety of FAFSA publications:
- FSA ID Worksheet
- Spanish FSA ID Worksheet
- FAFSA in Five
- Dependency Questionnaire
Not a senior yet? No problem! UCanGo2 also has
publications and helpful tools for students to use
as they progress through high school. Below are
the college planning checklists for each grade,
which include information about additional
- Junior Checklist
- Sophomore Checklist
- Freshman Checklist
Middle school is a great time to start thinking
about career options and planning for college.
Students can use these checklists as a guide:
- Eighth Grade Checklist
- Seventh Grade Checklist
- Sixth Grade Checklist
Visit UCanGo2.org for more information and tools
to help students plan, prepare and pay for college.