Websites and Phone Numbers

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Below are additional websites that provide helpful information on several topics related to going to college.

Why College?

NPWR – Nevada Workforce Information

http://npwr.nv.gov/

Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation
Nevada Career Information System
500 E. Third St., Carson City, NV 89713
Telephone: (775) 684-0477
E-mail: detrncis@nvdetr.org

Education Pays Table:
http://www.bls.gov/emp/ep_chart_001.htm

Bureau of Labor Statistics; Census Bureau Table:
http://www.bls.gov/emp

Career Exploration – the websites below are great tools for career exploration and research

O*Net: https://www.onetonline.org/

BigFuture: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/explore-careers

BLS – Occupational Outlook Handbook: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/

College Preparation

EdReady – College math readiness website:
https://edready.org/home

PSAT/NMSQT Website:
www.nationalmerit.org

ACCUPLACER test website:
www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/accuplacer

College Board Website (SAT, Quick Start, PSAT/ NMSQT)
http://www.collegeboard.org/

ACT Website:
http://www.actstudent.org/

Nevada Treasurer’s Website for College Saving:
http://www.nevadatreasurer.gov/CollegeSavings/CSP_Home/

Nevada Millennium Scholarship website:
https://nevadatreasurer.gov/MillenniumScholarship.htm

Federal Student Aid Website:
www.fafsa.gov

Big Future Quick Guide for College Search

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/find-colleges/how-to-find-your-college-fit/quick-guide-starting-your-college-search

DACA Information (UNLV Undocunetwork)

Mariana Sarmiento mariana.sarmient@unlv.edu
https://www.unlv.edu/info/daca

NSHE DACA Contacts by Institution:

https://nshe.nevada.edu/administration/academic-student-affairs/students/daca/institution-daca-resources

Nevada Public Colleges and Universities

College of Southern Nevada
Website: www.csn.edu
Phone: (702) 651-4060

Great Basin College
Website: www.gbcnv.edu
Phone: (775) 753-2102

Truckee Meadows Community College
Website: www.tmcc.edu
Phone: (775) 673-7042

Western Nevada College
Website: www.wnc.edu
Phone: (775) 445-3277

Nevada State College
Website: www.nsc.edu
Phone: (702) 992-2130

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Website: www.unlv.edu
Phone: (702) 774-UNLV(8658)

University of Nevada, Reno
Website: www.unr.edu
Phone (775)784-4700

Paying for College

Nevada State Treasurer:
Website: www.nevadatreasurer.gov
Phone: (888) 477-2667

Federal Student Aid
Website: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/
Phone: (800) 4-FED-AID (800-433-3243)
TTY: (800) 730-8913
Toll number for inquirers calling from foreign countries: 1-319-337-5665

Federal Pell Grant Program Website:
http://www2.ed.gov/programs/fpg/index.html

Student Loans Website:
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/loans

Federal Perkins Loan Program Website:
http://www2.ed.gov/programs/fpl/index.html

Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant Website:
http://www.fseog.com/

Student Aid Home Page:
www.studentaid.ed.gov

ACT Website:
www.Actstudent.org

Cappex:
www.Cappex.com

Campus Tours:
www.Campustours.com

College Answer:
www.Collegeanswer.com

College Link (Fast Web):
www.Collegelink.com

eCampustours.Com:
www.Ecampustours.com

Great Advice for Parents:
https://www.inceptia.org/PDF/Inceptia_GreatAdviceForParents_2018.pdf

Nevada Job Connect Youth
http://nevadayouth.org/

My College Advisor:
www.Mycollegeadvisor.com

My College Options:
www.Mycollegeoptions.org

Peterson’s College Quest:
www.Collegequest.com

The Princeton Review:
www.Princetonreview.com

College without Debt/Community for Accredited Online Schools:
https://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/debt-free-college/

Zinch/Chegg:
www.Zinch.com

Public Education Foundation:
www.thepef.org

Ed Fund/ECMC:
https://www.ecmc.org/borrowers/

Fast Web:
www.fastweb.com

FINAID (Financial Aid Info. Page):
www.finaid.org

Free College Scholarship Search and Financial Aid Resource:
www.scholarships.com

Kaplan Inc.:
www.kaplan.com

Super College:
www.supercollege.com

United Negro College Fund:
www.uncf.org

Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE):
www.wiche.edu/sep/wue

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