College & Career Center

Welcome to the NHS College & Career Center!

Click here for a list of the resources available in the College and Career Center.

Weekly Newsletter

Each week Mrs. Smith sends out a College and Career Center Newsletter. Click here to download the latest newsletter.

Youth of the Month Program

For information regarding the Youth of the Month Program please see the quick link for financial aid.

Upcoming Events for Seniors

Wednesday, September 12 – Common Application Workshop – 7:30 AM in the NHS Theater. The Common App allows you to apply to multiple private, and some public, colleges with one application. Please note that many of the colleges that utilize the Common Application will have supplemental applications as well. This workshop will walk you through the Common App and show you how to access the supplemental parts of the application. During the workshop we will also show you how to link your Naviance account to your Common Application (this is important for letters of recommendation).

Wednesday, September 19 – UC/Cal State Application Workshop
7:30 am in the NHS Theater. The purpose of this workshop is to walk you through the UC and CSU Applications and answer any questions you have regarding the application and the comprehensive review process.

Thursday, September 27 – Financial Aid Night- 6:30 pm in the NHS Theater.In conjunction with Irvine High School, there will be a Financial Aid Night in the Northwood High Theater. This presentation is for all Northwood seniors and their parents. This is your opportunity to learn more about financial aid, Cal Grants, and the FAFSA application. See Mrs. Smith for more information.


College & Career Center Calendar