Student Resources

College Search Sites

College Search Sites

College Search Sites

Have a sense of what you want in a college, but unsure of where to start? Try out a website with a college search engine.

Big Future

Campus Tours

Niche College Search

Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Need to apply for need-based financial aid? The following are websites needed when applying for federal financial aid grants and loans.

CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

EFC Calculator

FAFSA

Federal Student Aid

National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs

Pell Grant Application

Sallie Mae

Loan Sites

Loan Sites

Loan Sites

When additional loans are needed to supplement a financial aid package, the following sites can help.

PLUS Loan Application

Estudentloan.com

Scholarship Sites

Scholarship Sites

Scholarship Sites

The best scholarship search sites to locate additional money for college.

College Board Scholarship Search

Fast Aid

Fastweb

National Association for Student Financial Aid Administrators

Scholarship.com

Standardized Testing

Standardized Testing

Standardized Testing

Online information abounds to help you get ready for the standardized tests that colleges require.

 

College Board – SAT and AP

The ACT

Educational Testing Service

Test of English as Foreign Language – TOEFL

Student Athletes

Student Athletes

Student Athletes

Student athletes require different forms and processing to be eligible for play. The following websites give information on athlete recruiting and clearing.

NCAA

National Recruiting Network

National Directory of College Athletes

Students with Special Needs

Students with Special Needs

Students with Special Needs

The best websites for students seeking colleges with strong resources for a learning or physical disability or with information on how to apply for additional time on standardized tests.

College Board SAT Services for Students with Disabilities

ACT Test Services for Students with Disabilities

National Center for Learning Disabilities

Attention Deficit Disorder Association

Learning Disability Association of America

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About KnowledgeWorx

Meet Nagla Orlando, M.Ed.

Nagla Orlando, KnowledgeWorx founder, has worked with a diverse group of students, assisting each in confidently engaging in the college application process. Nagla approaches the college application process as a 25-year veteran California credentialed educator in Science (Biology, AP Biology, Anatomy and Physiology). In addition to teaching Nagla mentored thousands of students in interpersonal growth and leadership skills outside of the classroom. Nagla built KnowledgeWorx around her passion for helping students gain exposure to higher education and finding the best fit for students’ unique interests, abilities, personalities and goals.

 

With a singular focus, an engaging personality, and an intuitive ability to relate to students and parents, Nagla has the expertise to understand the individual, their needs and passions giving her the unique insight to objectively see each students strengths and potential.  Nagla helps you see yourself objectively rather than merely as a test score, GPA, or letter grade. When you are able to perceive yourself in this light you are able to communicate these attributes in your college application allowing an admissions officer to get a glimpse of your intellectual curiosity, tenacity, evidence of personal growth and excellence

 

Nagla’s Education and Professional Memberships:

California State University of Long Beach, BS, Human Health Science
California State University of Long Beach, Single Subject Teaching Credential
William Howard Taft University, M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction
University of California, San Diego, Certificate in College Counseling
National Association for College Admission Counseling
Western Association for College Admission Counseling
Higher Education Consultants Association
Independent Educational Consultants Association – Associate Member
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