GHS College & Career Center
Welcome to Granada High School's College and Career Center!
Our goal is to provide students with as many resources as possible to assist them with post-high school plans, whether they are looking at colleges or choosing a career path.
- Information about colleges
- PSAT/SAT/ACT test information & free preparation resources
- Career exploration tools
- Scholarships and financial aid
- Local job opportunities
- Volunteer & internship opportunities
- ROP class information
- Presentations from GHS events
If you have any questions, please contact
Danielle Watson, MA - College and Career Specialist
DURING DISTANCE LEARNING, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL
Hours: 7:45 am - 3:45 pm
Granada High School College Application FAQs
The Granada High School Counselors and College & Career Specialist are here to assist our students and families with the college application process. Please use this form to ask college application questions for both 4-year universities and community colleges. We will use these questions to create a frequently asked questions (FAQs) document that we will post online for our students and families to access to assist them in the college application process.
Submit your questions here - https://forms.gle/C45yrJ4SPRgShT8s5
Granada High School College Application FAQs - click here for the answers to your FAQs
Virtual College Visits 2020
Colleges will conduct virtual visits during lunch and after school. Join the meetings at the indicated dates/times to learn more and ask questions about specific campuses.
Please click here for a list of virtual college visits.
Discover Las Positas College: The Community College Pathway
Learn why Las Positas College is your best choice for transfer preparation and Career Education.
Join us for a 20 minute presentation followed by a Q & A session.
Every Thursday from September - December from 4:00p.m.-4:45p.m.
Coalition for College Panel: College as a First-Generation Student
November 19 at 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Register to join us for this panel discussion and Q&A, featuring Coalition for College schools sharing advice for students who are the first in their families to go to college.
UC Berkeley SWENext Student Q&A Panel
November 20 at 5:00 - 6:00 pm
The UC Berkeley Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will be hosting a Q&A panel to discuss college tips & tricks, Major/Minor Programs, and helpful advice to ease the transition to college.
UC Berkeley Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS) Day
November 21 from 1:00 - 5:00 pm
EECS Day is an all-day experience at the University of California, Berkeley for high school students interested in STEM, especially in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS). Students will have the opportunity to participate in events including:
A tour of the EECS Department at UC Berkeley
An exciting computer science and electrical engineering lab (no experience necessary!)
Q&A with a panel of EECS students
A special talk from Professor Dan Garcia
Students can sign up now at tinyurl.com/eecsday-2020-rsvp
NACAC National Virtual College Fairs
Thinking about college? Here's your chance to hear firsthand from those-in-the-know at hundreds of colleges and universities nearby, across the country, and around the world.
Various dates and times September - November
University of the Pacific - Meet your Admission Counselor
December 9 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Students will have the opportunity to meet with their UOP Admissions Counselor, learn about specific programs, the admission process, and scholarships. Current UOP students will share their experiences and talk about student life.
Meeting link - https://pacific.zoom.us/j/92604116126Chabot Las Positas Community College District - Year to Career EventDecember 9 from 5:30 - 6:30 pmJoin us for an information session and learn about Year to Career programs designed to help you earn your college credentials in one year!
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Montana State University virtual visit
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM University of La Verne virtual visit
December 9, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM University of the Pacific - Meet your Admission Counselor
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Chabot Las Positas Community College District - Year to Career Event