HS Sophomore

  1. Touch base with your academic counselor and ensure you are on track with your academic plan.

  2. Continue keeping your grades up and seeking academic help when you need it.

  3. Research different colleges and universities that have academic programs that interest you.

  4. If you haven’t already done so, join SHPE as a junior member by clicking here.

    • If your high school has ten or more members, start a SHPE Jr. chapter at your high school by clicking here.

  5. Show initiative by becoming a leader in your current extra-curricular activities on-campus.

  6. Start to visit college campuses as your schedule permits on holiday breaks and summer vacation. Take this opportunity to contact college admissions’ offices to schedule on-campus tours.

  7. Participate in summer STEM camps for high school students.

  8. For additional questions on college application process or resources from the College board, click here.