Resources for Counselors

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Tools and Calculators

College Match Icon College Match

Search 2,000 colleges by location, size, selectivity, cost, and major or lookup by name. Detailed college profiles. Easy to print, download, and email.

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Crossed fingers icon College Chances

Estimate a student's broad chances of admission to any college. Reinforce the importance of applying to a broad range of schools.

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Admissions Tracker Icon Admissions Tracker

See who got in where. View the qualifications and decisions of thousands of real students. Now with SCATTERGRAMS, advanced filtering & real-time newsfeed.

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Financial Aid Tracker

See who's getting financial aid at any school and how your students compare. View the financial aid awards of thousands of real students and see how much students like yours received.

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Scholarship Finder Icon Scholarship Finder

Help students find money for college. Search 595,000 awards worth $4.5 billion using qualifications and keywords. Easy to save, print, and email.

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Net Price Calculator Icon Net Price Calculator

Look past the sticker price. Estimate the true out-of-pocket cost to attend any college. Get individualized results based on financial aid eligibility.

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EFC Calculator Icon EFC Calculator

Calculate EFC to see how much colleges expect a family to contribute toward college costs. Help put parents on the path to financial aid literacy.

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Compare Awards Icon Compare Awards

View financial aid awards side-by-side and see which college offers the best deal. Get a detailed comparison, including the estimated cost of degree at each college.

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Articles

From choosing colleges to financial aid, our 200 in-depth articles offer accurate, up-to-date information and expert advice. Easy to print and share by email.

Download Free Handouts

Tell students and parents about CollegeData! Download free flyers for your office or special event.

Common Application Grid

Our at-a-glance guide makes it easy to see the colleges that accept the Common App, with deadlines, fees, and requirements for supplements and additional forms.

True Stories About Getting Into College

Students on the road to more than 90 different colleges share their experiences, including our latest from new freshmen at:

Dates and Deadlines

  • October 1, 2019
    First date to submit FAFSA for 2020-21 school year
  • October 5, 2019
    SAT & SAT Subject Tests test date
  • October 26, 2019
    ACT test date
  • November 2, 2019
    SAT & SAT Subject Tests test date
  • December 7, 2019
    SAT & SAT Subject Tests test date
  • December 14, 2019
    ACT test date
  • February 8, 2020
    ACT test date
  • March 14, 2020
    SAT test date
  • April 4, 2020
    ACT test date
  • May 2, 2020
    SAT & SAT Subject Tests test date
  • June 6, 2020
    SAT & SAT Subject Tests test date
  • June 13, 2020
    ACT test date
  • June 30, 2020
    Last date to submit FAFSA for federal aid for 2019-20 school year
  • July 18, 2020
    ACT test date (not in NY)
  • September 12, 2020
    Last date to submit FAFSA corrections for federal aid for 2019-20 school year
  • June 30, 2021
    Last date to submit FAFSA for federal aid for 2020-21 school year