Paying for College can be Overwhelming!

  • Watch the presentations below to learn about the various resources available to help with preparing for college, a career or if you plan to go to the military.  Additional resources are provided on searching for colleges, writing admissions and scholarship essays, and most importantly - preparing how to pay for your college expenses.

    Presentation in ENGLISH

    Paying for College Can Be Overwhelming!   

    Presentación en ESPAÑOL

    ¡Pagar la universidad es estresante!

    Use the Resource Guide below for links to useful websites on comparing colleges, tuition costs, scholarship and financial aid information:

    Resource Guide (English)          Resource Guide (Spanish)

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  • The following scholarship opportunities and providers have been vetted and approved. Please be aware of potential scams when doing your own scholarship research, you should not have to pay for this type of information. If you would like us to double check a resource for you, send an email to Elizabeth Dodd, Coordinator of Ysleta Scholarships at edodd@yisd.net.

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Questions?

  • Questions applying for scholarships?  Contact your Counselor or High School Go Center Specialist! 

    High School Counselors: click here.

    Go Center Specialists: click here.

    Good luck!