College Admission Representatives Visit Opportunities: Please let the counselors know if you would like to meet with any of these admission representatives when they visit Polson High School.
UM-Western Wednesday, November 28th 9:00 a.m.
University of Montana Tuesday, December 4th 8:30 a.m.
Campus Visit Opportunities: These campus visits allow students to explore everything a college has to offer them . Unless noted, all visits are free. When making an on-campus visit, please pick up a campus visit form PRIOR to the visit. The absence will be considered School Related when the form is returned to PHS.
MSU-Friday: October 19 (during MEA!), January 25, March 1, March 29, and June 14. Register at montana.edu/msufriday
University of Providence/Great Falls-Argo Fall Preview Day Nov. 10 or Nov. 11 Register at www.uprovidence.edu/visit
Flathead Valley Community College/Experience FVCC October 19, November 16, or April 5. Drawing for a $500 scholarship at each session! Register at www.fvcc.edu/experience-fvcc
MSU-Billings Preview Days November 9, February 22, April 5. Register at www.msubillings.edu/future/visit.htm
Carroll College Open House Friday, November 9 Register at admission.carroll.edu/register/OpenHouse or call 406-447-4384
Meet Us on Mondays - Carroll March 18 & 25
City College Preview Days, Billings Fridays - November 9, February 22, April 5
Highlands Open House, Butte November 1 Schedule a personalized visit any weekday by going to mtech.edu/visit
UM Days, Missoula October 19, October 26, November 9, February 15, March 22, April 15 Register at http://admissions.umt.edu/visit/default.php
Buccaneer Days, Dawson Community College October 29, March 18, April 22
Pioneer Preview Days-Miles Community College November 12, January 28, March 18
MSU-Northern Campus tours available Mon-Fri at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Tech Days - Montana Tech October 18, November 16, February 28, April 5
XDay Open House - UM Western March 22
RMC Preview Days- Rocky Mountain October 13, November 10, January 18, February 11
Argo Fall Preview Days-University of Providence, Great Falls November 10 & 11
Argo Winter Adventure Includes a free ski trip to Showdown Ski Area!! February 8 & 9
Our career development curriculum focuses on helping students learn about themselves, learn about occupations, learn about college and postsecondary options, and learn about employment. We use the Montana Career Information System and partner with teachers to implement career and college classroom guidance lessons. Below are some helpful resources students can use in the career and college planning process.
Montana Career Information System (MCIS): All students have MCIS accounts that they can access through Powerschool or they can login here: https://portal.mtcis.intocareers.org/
College Search Resources:
Montana Colleges and Universities: https://mus.edu/Universities/university_main.asp
Western Undergraduate Exchange Program (WUE): http://wiche.edu/wue
Peterson's Guide to College Information: https://www.petersons.com/
The Common Application: http://www.commonapp.org/
March 2 Success (Free test preparation): https://www.march2success.com/
Khan Academy (Free SAT prep): https://www.khanacademy.org/sat
Playing Sports in College
NCAA Eligibility Center: https://web3.ncaa.org/ecwr3/
NCAA Information: http://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes/future/eligibility-center
NAIA Eligibility Center: http://www.playnaia.org/eligibility-center
Military Service and Other Options
US Navy: http://www.navy.mil/
US Army: http://www.army.mil/
US Marines: http://www.usmc.mil/
US Air Force: https://www.airforce.com/
Army National Guard: https://www.nationalguard.com/
Defense Technical Info Center: http://www.dtic.mil/
To view or download the Post-Secondary Handbook, click on the attachment below.
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