12th Grade


Planning to Attend a 2 Year College (e.g. SMC, WLA), Join the Military, or Take a Gap Year?
  • In Naviance, add the college(s) you plan to attend
  • REMINDER: Our College and Career Center hosts SMC Application Workshops in January-March
Planning to Apply to 4 Year Colleges (e.g. CSU, UC, Other Public, Private, Out-of-State)?
  • In Naviance, add all of the colleges you plan to attend (including community colleges)
  • The deadline to request letters of recommendation from your counselor and teacher(s) is:
    • Early Decision or Early Action - OCTOBER 1st
    • Regular Decision - NOVEMBER 1st
Note: Refer to PPT slides 17-23 below for instructions
REMINDER: Not all colleges require letters of recommendation (e.g. CSU, UC)