Ready for Zero: This free website provides students with tools they can use to learn how to better manage and eliminate student loan debt.
The Project on Student Debt: The project on student debt provides students with a variety of facts and figures about student debt nationwide.
Klamath Community College Scholarship Page: This page is updated often and displays both local and national scholarships.
The Oregon Student Access Commission: This must-visit website provides information about applying to hundreds of scholarships in Oregon.
Budgeting for School
College Budgeting: How to save money in college. This website talks about budgeting, tracking spending, planning ahead and has links to scholarship, student loan information on consolidation and forgiveness.
Not sure how to handle your finances and student aid (grants, scholarships, loans, work-study) while you're in school?
Budget Recipes: This website lists quick and budget-friendly recipes for college students.
Salt Money: This is a website about financial literacy that KCC pays a membership fee to so that all students have extra access to tools and information about budgeting, saving and more. They have a website and a blog that you can follow.
This youtube video provides tips for controlling test anxiety.
ETS Test Anxiety Guide.
Health and Wellness
101 Health and Wellness Tips for College Students.
Resumes and Interviews
The Visual Communication Guy: This website provides tips and tools for creating a visually stimulating resume.
UO Resume and Cover Letter Guide: This guide created by the University of Oregon provides support for creating a basic resume and a cover letter, and their action verbs are particularly useful for students creating a resume.
The College Navigator website: This is a database where students can search for schools nationwide to find a program that fits their needs.
College Transfer: This website provides a broad overview of the transfer process and advice on each step of it.
If you haven’t had time to attend the in-person workshops about about goal setting, stress management, developing critical reading skills, developing effective paragraphs, taking effective notes, writing an effective thesis statement, conquering test anxiety, goal setting and time management, and stress management, Austin Community College offers free online workshops. They are short and take approximately 10-30 minutes to complete, depending on the course. For more information or to take one of these workshops, go to www.austincc.edu/support/advising/workshops.php.