For finding colleges that match your unique criteria - needs & wants. Useful to find schools you may not have heard of and those which offer your major. Can do multiple searches for different majors, sizes of school, etc. Good for a general sense of where your grades & test scores put you for each college.
Naviance: All Woodside students have Naviance accounts.
Web address: connection.naviance.
User Name: ID number (email NOT needed)
Password: 2 initials 6 digit birthdate
Ratings on a wide variety of issues like professors, safety, dorm quality. Descriptions of students
and campus life and breakdowns of political leanings. Real comments from students.
School lists on unique topics you don’t normally see: Most accessible professors, Best food, Everyone does intramurals, etc. Can help define what is important to you and provide some new names to look into.
Compare schools side by side, who has the best graduation rate? Student retention? Financial aid? Smallest class sizes?
Long, detailed descriptions from real students on many aspects of their college.
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College Search Resources
In addition to Naviance's SuperMatch College Search, students are encouraged to consider:
Student-Athletes Interested in NCAA Division I and/or II Colleges