Your Senior Year

Class of 2018

August 29

LHS Higher Ed Day - Post High Tour
Representatives from Utah colleges and universities will be at Logan High to answer your questions regarding application deadlines, financial aid, and scholarships. Event will begin at 8:30 a.m. and all seniors must attend. Parents are welcome to attend.

September 27

USU Application Night
6:00 – 8:00 pm in the LHS Career Center. This is like the USU Open House listed below, but just for LHS students! Come and apply for admission to USU and receive scholarships that you qualify for, but without the crowds!

October 17

USU Open House
Apply for admissions to USU! Receive any academic scholarship you qualify for on the spot! Admissions staff and representatives from other offices across campus will be in attendance to answer all your Utah State questions. See here for more details: http://www.usu.edu/admissions/openhouse

November 11-17

Utah College Application Week
LHS Counselors and College Admissions Staff will be available in the Career Center to assist in completing college applications during lunch. Application fee waivers will be available during this time for some schools.

November 14

FAFSA Night
6:00 – 9:00 pm in the LHS Career Center. There will be Financial Aid reps from USU there to help you get your app filled out. Bring your Laptop and 2016 tax information (for both you and your parents).

December 6

Regents’ Application Workshop Day
Counselors will be available in the LHS Career Center to help complete and submit your Regents application from 7:30 to 1:30. Priority deadline for the application is Dec. 8!

April 30 - May 4

Senior Week!
Watch the announcements this week for all the fun senior activities!

May 5

Senior Ball

May 17

Senior Awards Ceremony
This ceremony is to recognize seniors who have received scholarships or awards. Remember to invite your parents. LHS Auditorium from 1:15 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. Please dress nicely.

May 18

Senior Lagoon Day

May 22

L-Banquet
Seniors (by invitation) and LHS faculty at 6:30 p.m.

May 23

Candlelight Ceremony
LHS Auditorium at 8:30 p.m.

May 24

Graduation Practice (Mandatory)
USU Dee Glen Smith Spectrum at 9:00 a.m.

May 24

Graduation
USU Dee Glen Smith Spectrum at 2:00 p.m.





Resources and Information


Remind.com

Text @18logan to 81010 to receive text reminders from the counseling office. Messages will keep students and parents informed about important information during your senior year.

College and Scholarships

Watch the LHS News and listen for the announcements every day. This is where you will hear valuable senior information about college and scholarships. You can also view this information at loganhigh.org under the Counseling tab. The Career Center and your counselor are fantastic resources, but remember that it is up to you to do the leg work, ask the questions and make sure you are meeting deadlines! ! !

LHS Career Center

Sharon Brazell, the LHS Career Center Coordinator, is available daily to assist students with their post high plans including college admissions, Financial Aid, Scholarships, career interest testing, ACT testing and more!

Helpful Web Sites

LHS Counseling Office Home Page
Specific information for seniors, including scholarship information, financial aid information, hot links to Utah Colleges and Universities, and much more. www.loganhigh.org > Counseling
Keep yourself up to date with events by regularly checking out the LHS calendar at www.loganhigh.org > Calendar.

Utah Futures
Information on over 3,500 colleges and universities in the United States, as well as a large scholarship database, career interest testing, ACT Prep and a learning library. Requires creating a free account – most students should already have one. www.utahfutures.org.

StepUP Utah
The StepUp website provides Utah students and parents with valuable post-high information. Whether aiming for a one-year certificate or a four-year degree, StepUp provides tips, tools, and resources for preparing and paying for college, making higher education a reality for all Utah students. Answer your questions about the Regent’s Scholarship here as well. www.stepuputah.com.

October 28
December 9
February 10
April 14
June 9


ACT Test Dates
If you haven't taken the ACT or would like to retake the test for college admissions or scholarship purposes, the October 28th test is essential! ACT information and exact registration deadlines are online. www.act.org
Free online ACT prep available through utahfutures.org or shmoop.com

Counselors
Ask For Help!
Still confused? Need a question answered? Need a little help? Wondering if you have enough credit to graduate? Please talk with your counselor. click on the counselor's name to email them.

Trudy Peterson Students: A-C
Robbie Hancock Students: D-I
Amy Anderson Students: J-Ma
Matt Southam Students: Mc-Roc
Brandon Shaffer Students: Rod-Z
Sharon Brazell Career Coach
Dana Harris Counseling Secretary