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College Information & Financial Aid

The Miami University Summer Scholars Program is an opportunity for academically talented rising high school juniors and seniors to spend two weeks on Miami's campus exploring a topic of their choice alongside our leading faculty and professional experts.  The program offers students an insider's look at the college application process, with structured workshops focused on application essay writing, an introduction to financial aid and scholarships, and sessions on developing leadership skills.  Participants who choose to apply to Miami will also receive priority consideration for Miami merit scholarships and the University's premier academic programs --- the University Academic Scholars Program and the University Honors Program.
Session I is from July 1-July 13 and Session II is from July 15-July 27.  Apply by May 1, 2018.  Go MiamiOH.edu/summer scholars for more information and to apply.


Apply Now Online for UC Clermont Scholarships for 2018 – 2019

Deadline – January 31


Online applications are now available for scholarships for future and current UC Clermont College students. 


Students need to fill out application to be automatically considered for donor-based UC Clermont College scholarships. Scholarship applications are due by 5 p.m. Wednesday, January 31, 2018  and are being accepted online only.  


Donor-based scholarship recipients must have a completed UC Clermont College admission application on file with the Enrollment Services Department prior to accepting a scholarship.


For detailed information and scholarship application forms, please visit http://www.ucclermont.edu/students/onestop/scholarships2.html Please review the categories to identify scholarships for which you are eligible to apply.  You are encouraged to apply for scholarships in more than one category.


For questions regarding the scholarship process, contact Associate Director of One Stop Dawn Hudley at dawn.hundley@uc.edu or 513.558-0087.



Clermont College is hosting FINANCIAL AID FRIDAYS.  There are information sessions from 11:30 am-12pm followed by Open Financial Aid Lab where students and parents can get help with FAFSA.  For more information contact Dawn Hundley at dawn.hundley@uc.edu or 513-558-0087.




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Most local colleges will send a representative to Goshen High School to meet with interested juniors and seniors.  There is a sign up book in the guidance office for students who would like to meet with these representatives.  Dates, times and colleges will be posted on the electronic message board.

Juniors and Seniors are allowed several days during their last two years to visit colleges. Students must complete a college visit form at least three days in advance and make arrangements with the college.  These forms can be obtained from the guidance office.

  • Make yourself known to the admissions staff
  • Spend the night in the dorm if you can
  • Talk to current students
  • Eat a meal in the cafeteria
  • Tour the campus and see all the facilities
  • Sit in on a class if possible
  • Questions to ask:
  1. What are the core requirements?
  2. What percentage of students graduate in four years?
  3. What security measures are in place on campus?
  4. What types of housing are available?
  5. What meal plans are available?
  6. Are there WI-FI connections in the dorms and throughout the campus?
  7. What recreational activities are available on campus?
  8. Are there employment opportunities on campus or close by the campus?
  9. How many students are typically in each class?
  10. Is off-campus housing available?
  11. How do I qualify for financial aid?
  12. What are the scholarship opportunities available?