Hudson High School
Senior Year Check List

September – November

  • Register for ACT/SAT if still needed
  • Potential Division I/II athletes register with NCAA
  • Write a resume and personal statement
  • Select 2-3 colleges to apply to
  • Visit selected colleges if you haven’t already done so
  • Explore scholarship opportunities
  • Complete FAFSA (financial aid application)
  • Continue to maintain or improve grades
  • Explore opportunities for community involvement, extracurricular activities and career-related work experience


December – February

  • Continue to explore scholarship opportunities
  • Complete FAFSA if not yet completed
  • Attend a financial aid night
  • Narrow your choices…make a decision now if possible.
  • Apply for housing
  • Respond to all correspondence from your schools
  • Continue to do well academically!


March – May

  • Make comparisons of financial aid packages
  • Complete reciprocity form if applicable
  • Make final decision
  • Inform all of your schools of your choice
  • Send in tuition and housing deposits
  • Apply for local scholarships
  • Maintain grades…FINISH STRONG!