Review the Senior Guidebook and Senior Guidebook Informational Video (available soon) for all kinds of tips, tricks, and information about senior year. It will be updated by the beginning of each school year with new dates, resources, and information!
Attend Evening with the College Reps, college fair(s), and/or career events. See the College and Career tabs for more information.
Attend the NCAA presentation at RHS if interested in college athletics.
Attend an open house on a college campus (weekends, vacation days, or summer).
Many colleges also offer virtual college visits that allow you to explore campus virtually, submit questions to their admissions counselors, and more. Below, you will find links to a variety of sites that list schools offering virtual visits.
Prepare to retake the SAT/ACT as necessary. Please reference the Senior Guidebook, speak with your School Counselor, or follow the links below for materials to help you study and prepare.
Update your resume on Naviance. Teachers and administrators use this information to write letters of recommendation and some schools and most jobs require resumes for consideration as well.
View the Roncalli Guidance Blast to stay up-to-date on scholarships, graduation information, extracurricular opportunities, college and job application information, and more!
Consider two individuals who would write you strong letters of recommendation as needed for college, scholarship, and job applications. See your School Counselor to obtain a letter of recommendation form and be sure to request the letter on Naviance (instructions can be found on the Naviance tab).
Use your Senior Guidebook and the Naviance tab to help you enter and track college applications, send transcripts to colleges, request letter(s) of recommendation, update your resume, enter scholarships earned, and more.
Note: If you have not logged into Naviance for a while, you may need to reset your password. If you are having trouble accessing your account when you attempt to reset your password, let your School Counselor know and we will help!
To learn more about Career Exploration Events at Roncalli, find contact information for local Career Counselors, read tips for updating your resume and prepare for interviews, explore apprenticeship and trade school options, discover helpful career exploration websites, get an in depth look at careers, and more, please visit our Career Exploration Resources & Information page.
If you are considering a religious vocation or service opportunities after high school, please visit Hear God's Call, review this Vocations Information Document to explore the variety of options available to you, or speak with your School Counselor or Campus Minister.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
You can start looking as early as your junior year! Even though you may not be able to apply at that time, looking at what scholarships are available, their deadlines, application requirements, writing prompts, etc. can give you a good idea of the scholarships you want to apply for senior year and the application process. Please follow this link for more information: Financial Aid & Scholarships.
If you are interested in playing college athletics, please speak with your School Counselor or reference this link: NCAA/NAIA Information.