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College Planning Calendar: June 2021

Stay on top of the college planning process with our monthly College Planning Calendar for counselors, students, and parents. Happy June planning!

Tuesday, June 1

Start of Pride Month

Let’s celebrate our LGBTQ+ friends and family by learning, loving, and supporting. Happy Pride Month!

Resources and College Search Tips for LGBTQ Students: Help your LGBTQ+ students, peers, and friends find colleges that’ll welcome and support them! 

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Saturday, June 5

SAT test date

Students nationwide can register for this SAT test date on June 5. Please note: SAT Subject tests have been terminated permanently. 

World Environment Day

As designated by the UN, today is a great day to celebrate and do something good for the environment.

What Students Can Do About Climate Change: Share this blog to let students (and everyone!) know what they can do to help the environment now. 

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Free ACT prep class

Students can prep for the ACT with Kaplan in this free webinar on Saturday the 5th from 2:00–3:00 pm. 

Sunday, June 6

Free SAT Bootcamp

Students can prep for the SAT this month with Kaplan’s free SAT Bootcamp on Sunday the 6th from 1:00–2:30 pm.

Monday, June 7

Start of IECA Virtual Spring Conference

Join your fellow counselors and consultants for a great virtual conference all about student success and college planning! You can learn more about the conference and register here.

Tuesday, June 8

World Ocean Day

As designated by the UN, today is the perfect day to go to the beach and enjoy our beautiful oceans!

List: Colleges With Great Course Offerings in Marine Science: Marine science classes can be great electives for so many majors. Here are some colleges who offer them!

 

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Saturday, June 12

ACT test date

This ACT test date is available to students nationwide. 

Friday, June 18

ACT normal registration deadline

Today is the normal registration deadline for the July 17 ACT test date

Saturday, June 19

Free scholarship search crash course

Students can join Moon Prep’s 9-Day Crash Course: The Search for Scholarships webinar to help them learn how to find money for college. Sign up here! 

Juneteenth

Also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day, Juneteenth commemorates and honors the end of slavery in the US.

Spotlight on Historically Black Colleges and Universities: HBCUs have been supporting and aiding Black students long before many other colleges. Check out these great institutions!

Sunday, June 20

Free ACT prep class

Students should take advantage of Kaplan's free ACT prep class on Sunday the 20th between 3:00–4:00 pm to get ready for the big test.

Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all the incredible dads and father figures out there! Have a great day, eat some good food, and tell a few dad jokes in honor of the men we love so much.

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Tuesday, June 22

Free SAT Bootcamp

This is your students’ only other chance for free SAT prep from Kaplan this month. They can plan for this session between 7:00–8:30 pm on Tuesday the 22nd.

Thursday, June 24

Free summer checklist webinar

Moon Prep is hosting another free webinar for students called A Checklist for Summer for Rising Seniors to help students get ready for the upcoming year and college admission season. Reserve your spot now! 

Friday, June 25

ACT late registration deadline

Today is the late registration deadline for the July 17 ACT test date.

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