College and Career Readiness
College Admission Tool For Colorado, Information on colleges, scholarships, and financial aid for colleges in Colorado.
*FAFSA opened on October 1st! Go to fafsa.com to apply.
*College Opportunity Fund: FREE money for Colorado residents going to college in Colorado go to cof.college-assist.org
College Admission Representatives at Mesa Ridge
Oct. 25 Pikes Peak Community College
Nov. 8 Intellitec College
Nov. 6 CSU-Pueblo
Nov. 13 Fort Hayes State University
Nov. 15 Kansas State University
Dec. 3 Fashion Institute of Design and Marketing
*Sign up on Navaiance to attend. See Mr. Burgess if you are having trouble signing up.
Daniels Scholarship Opens Oct. 1, www.danielsfund.com
For a list of scholarships please go to the scholarship section on Naviance.
If you are being offered scholarships, whether or not you will accept them, come see Mr. Burgess and tell him FIRST.
Scholarship information can be found in the Naviance Link
As students begin applying to colleges they will need transcripts sent electronically from MRHS. In order for transcripts to be sent please list the college as one you are interested in and that you are applying to in Naviance. Once you indicate that you are applying to a school in Naviance there will be a prompt to request transcripts. If you are applying through Common App please notify Mr. Burgess.
If you are planning to compete in athletics at the collegiate level you must register with the NCAA or NAIA in order to determine your eligibility. This can be done as soon as your sophomore year.
*Look at the courses required by the NCAA. You can also see the critieria for eligibility for all NCAA Divisions.
NCAA - ncaa.org Go tostudent-athletes and click on Eligibility Center.
NAIA - playnaia.org
Scholarship & Financial Aid Links
WUE (Western Undergraduate Exchange) - reduced tuition for Western states
NCAA Information - for Student Athletes