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OUR MISSION: Regents School of Austin incorporates an academic and college advising program in which all students are assisted individually and developmentally as they prepare for and transition to college. Each student is provided with personalized attention and direction in exploring the optimal number and type of post-secondary educational options. Our motto is "College is a match to be made, not a trophy to be won". The college admission process as it pertains to equipping students for their future is of greater value than particular outcomes.
OUR ACADEMIC AND COLLEGE ADVISORS: Regents School of Austin's Academic and College Advisors are qualified to offer unique guidance as they possess specializations and certifications pertaining to the college admission arena. In a constantly evolving process, our Academic and College Advisors keep current through ongoing training, workshops and conference attendance, as well as participation in numerous college visits. Regents School of Austin adheres to the Principles of Good Practice, and is a member of the National Association of College Admission Counseling (NACAC) and the Texas Association of College Admission Counseling (TACAC).
COLLEGE ADVISING CURRICULUM:
Personal conferencing and strategic college search (11th - 12th Grades)
Academic advising - 4 year plan
Ongoing College Admission Representative visits to Regents
Personality and Career Exploration utilizing Naviance (Family Connection)
College examination and selection
AP Exams, SAT, ACT and SAT Subject Test Guidance
PSAT Administration (9th - 11th grades)
Financial Aid and Scholarship Advising
College Admission Application Process (includes essay, resume and interview processes - 11th - 12th grades)
Assistance with Academic and Guidance Counselor Recommendations
Regents School of Austin provides a valuable college information tool for students - Family Connection
Track the process: Build a resume, take online surveys, manage timelines and deadlines for making decisions about colleges and careers
Research colleges: Compare GPA, SAT scores, and other statistics to actual Regents' historical data for students who have applied and been admitted in the past
Sign up for college visits: Find out which colleges are visiting Regents and sign up to attend those sessions
- Access numerous college-related resources such as career, majors, financial aid and scholarship info, a comprehensive college admission handbook and other pertinent documents pertaining to exploring and planning post-secondary options.
Help in the College Search:
Financial Aid - 7 Easy Steps - NACAC
SAT and SAT Subject Tests registration
ACT Test registration
Students' Rights and Responsibilities - NACAC
Parent Tips - NACAC
We provide a 4 year plan for each student that helps them develop a Rhetoric School curriculum program that matches their abilities and ambitions.