College Admission Representatives Visit Opportunities: Please let the counselors know if you would like to meet with any of the college admission representatives who visit Polson High School. These visits are published on the School Counseling calendar and posted outside the Counseling Office.
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 18 (during MEA), January 31, February 28, March 13, and June 12. Register at montana.edu/msufriday
University of Providence/Great Falls-Argo Fall Preview Day Register at www.uprovidence.edu/visit
Flathead Valley Community College/Experience FVCC Register at www.fvcc.edu/experience-fvcc
MSU-Billings Preview Days Register at www.msubillings.edu/future/visit.htm
Carroll College Open House Friday, November 15, Meet us on Monday March 23, March 30, April 6 Register at carroll.edu/visit or call 406-447-4384
City College Preview Days, Billings
Highlands Open House, Butte Schedule a personalized visit any weekday by going to mtech.edu/visit
UM Days, Missoula Register at http://admissions.umt.edu/visit/default.php
Buccaneer Days, Dawson Community College
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
XDay Open House - UM Western
RMC Preview Days- Rocky Mountain
Argo Fall Preview Days-University of Providence, Great Falls
Argo Winter Adventure
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 (pdf) or download (docx or pdf) the Post-Secondary Handbook, click on the attachment below.