College Application Links

California State University

The Cal State University System is comprised of 23 campuses. They are one of the largest and most affordable university systems in the country. To obtain information regarding admission to the  CSU, please visit their website at

University of California

There are ten University of California campuses throughout the state. To help you prepare and apply for admission to a UCcampus, please visit their website at

Common Application

The Common Application is an organization which provides students and select institutions an admission application, both online and in print. To access this form, visit the website at www.commonapp.org.

College Information Night (power point presentation)
  College Information Night

For information on scholarships, please log onto Family Connections and click on the Colleges tab. Then, scroll down to Scholarships and Money.  You will find several options available for your scholarship search. You may also visit the following websites for additional scholarship listings.


College Visitations
Students are encouraged to attend college visits at Garces Memorial High School. Below is the list of scheduled college visits for the 2015-2016 school year.
College Representative Date Time
Saint Mary's College of California Pedro Ramirez  Thu September 10, 2015 1:00 PM  
University of Redlands Chandler Inglis Fri September 11, 2015 8:00 AM  
University of California, Santa Barbara AJ Sims Mon September 14, 2015 8:00 AM
Westmont College T.J. Breshears Mon September 14, 2015 9:00 AM

Oklahoma State University Amanda Marsh Mon September 14, 2015 10:00 AM

Whittier College Gabriel Chabran Mon September 14, 2015 12:00 PM   
The University of Alabama James Gilbey Mon September 14, 2015 12:45 PM  
Mount St. Mary's University (Doheny) Vishal K. Sharma Mon September 14, 2015 1:00 PM
Dominican University of California Michael Galindo Tue September 15, 2015 8:00 AM  
University of Southern California Marcos Garcia Tue September 15, 2015 9:30 AM   
Colorado Mesa University Keith Gissel Tue September 15, 2015 12:00 PM

Carroll College (Montana) Nate Kavanagh Mon September 21, 2015 8:00 AM

William Jessup University Christina Hayes Wed September 23, 2015 8:00 AM  
Soka University of America Chelsea Dugger Fri October 30, 2015 12:05 PM