In this post, we'll help you understand financial aid when applying to colleges so you can: understand your EFCapply to colleges that will be a good financial fitgraduate from college debt-free! Know your EFC What's an EFC?EFC stands for Estimated Family ContributionThis is the amount of money the school/government expects your family to pay each … Continue reading Financial aid basics
Our new Common App Guide will help answer any questions you have about filling out the Common App!
A huge congratulations to all of our 2018 students who have now graduated high school!
The deadline for applicants was April 3, 2019.
If you have any questions that are not on this list, please don't hesitate to contact us
Use the Phase 3 Progress page to check how many students from your organization have signed up, and how close they are to being done with their applications.
Use the nomination form to help remind students to apply!
Applying to College How do I know what schools to apply to? This post has some resources to get you startedTalk to your counselor, teachers, friendsAsk us - we have Yleana alums at schools around the country who would be willing to answer any questions you have Do all schools have shadowing/fly-in programs? Not every … Continue reading College Application and Decision FAQs
Here are some tips to help you get the best recommendation letters you can! Choose people you have a good relationship with Tell them that you'd be honored if they could write a letter of recommendation for you Explain why you are asking that person specifically - what about the relationship you share is important … Continue reading How to: ask for letters of recommendation