College Counseling

Welcome to Glendale Preparatory Academy College Counseling.  Glendale Preparatory Academy is a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling and complies with the NACAC Statement of Principles of Good Practice.

Every Glendale Prep student has individual counseling sessions with the college counselor beginning his/her junior year.  Parents and students are encouraged to meet with the counselor throughout the college admission process.  College 101 classes are conducted for all juniors throughout the year as well as application and essay writing workshops senior year.

This page is designed as a resource for students, parents and colleges. Below you will find helpful resources and links.

Please contact the college counselor if you have any questions.

Katherine Sarbacker
Director of College Counseling
623.889.0822 ext. 1504

School Profile

College Acceptances for the Class of 2019

Colleges in Italics represent schools our schools will be attending.
*Indicates acceptance to an Honors Program.

Arizona State University, AZ
Baylor University, TX
Benedictine University, AZ
Berry College, GA
Boise State University, ID
Creighton University, NE
Gordon College, MA
Grand Canyon University, AZ
Iowa State University, IA
The King’s College, NY
Northern Arizona University, AZ
Regis University, CO
Saint Vincent College, PA
Southern Utah University, UT
Texas Christian University, TX
Tusculum University, TN
University of Arizona, AZ
University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI
University of Kansas, KS
University of North Carolina at Asheville, NC
University of Notre Dame, IN
Utah State University, UT
Vanderbilt University, TN
Westminster College, UT

Upcoming Programs and On-Campus Events: Fall 2018

College Visits: Fall 2018

None scheduled for the second half of December. Please check back for future visits.

Important Dates and Reminders: 2018-2019

SAT Test Dates & Deadlines

Saturday, March 9, 2019 (Registration Deadline: February 8)
Saturday, May 4, 2019 (Registration Deadline: April 5)*
Saturday, June 1, 2019 (Registration Deadline: May 3)*

*Note: the SAT II will also be offered on these dates as well

ACT Test Dates & Deadlines

Saturday, February 9, 2019 (Registration Deadline: January 11)
Saturday, April 13, 2019 (Registration Deadline: March 8)
Saturday, June 8, 2019 (Registration Deadline: May 3)
Saturday, July 13, 2019 (Registration Deadline: June 14)

Resources and Links:

Resume Template
College Information Form
SAT/PSAT/SAT Subject Tests (sending scores)
SAT Registration Guide
Common Application
Great Hearts Summer Program Opportunities
Monica Felton
The College Interview

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