College Office News

Final Transcripts for Class of 2018
The College Office will send final transcripts to colleges during the week of June 18. We will automatically send transcripts to the universities to which students have indicated plans to enroll. Students do not need to request transcripts.

Upcoming College Counseling Office Programs

PreACT Give-Back Session for 10th Graders
Wednesday, June 13, 6:30-8:00 pm, Raymond

10th graders who participated in the PreACT exam hosted at NWS on Saturday, May 12 will receive your results at this session hosted by College Counseling and University Tutoring. Learn the primary differences between the ACT and SAT exams, and put your preliminary results in context for the college process.

If you were unable to take the PreACT but want to learn more about the testing options available for the college admissions process, you and your parent/guardian are also invited to attend. If you completed the PreACT on May 12 but are not able to attend this give-back session, e-mail Erin Miller to set up a time to pick up your score report during the last week of school.

Class of 2019: Mark your calendar for College Jumpstart
August 23-24

College Jumpstart provides rising seniors with the opportunity to complete at least one college application before the new school year starts. Participants will work on the Common Application, activities list, and the general Common App essay with the support of the college counselors, Humanities faculty members, and college admissions officers.

Students should sign up for ONE Part I Session (A or B) to be held on Thursday, August 23 and ONE Part II Session (A or B) to be held on Friday, August 24.  “A” sessions will run from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM, and “B” sessions will run from 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM.

Capacity for each session is 45 students, and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, log-on to Naviance, click on the “Colleges” tab, click on the “View All Upcoming College Visits” link under the “Upcoming College Visits” column, and then register for ONE Session I time slot and ONE Session II time slot. Please note that registration for this program is only available via the student portal in Naviance; parents are unable to register their students.

Class of 2018 College Matriculation List

Congratulations to the Class of 2018, whose 87 members plan to attend the following colleges:

Barnard College

Saint Mary's College of California

Bellevue College

Santa Clara University

Berklee College of Music

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Carleton College

Scripps College

Chapman University

Seattle University

Claremont McKenna College

Smith College

Colorado College

Syracuse University

Columbia University

The George Washington University

Cornell University

Tufts University

Gonzaga University

Tulane University

Grinnell College

University of California, Los Angeles

Haverford College

University of California, Riverside

Kenyon College

University of California, Santa Cruz

Lehigh University

University of Colorado at Boulder

Lewis & Clark College

University of Oregon

Loyola Marymount University

University of Puget Sound

Macalester College

University of Redlands

McGill University

University of San Francisco

New York University

University of Washington

Occidental College

Wesleyan University

Pacific University

Western Washington University

Pitzer College

Whitman College

Pomona College

Willamette University

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Williams College