Helpful Websites

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Below you will find helpful free websites related to GEAR UP’s activities and services.

ACT Testing
Find information on deadlines, test preparation materials, financial aid and college planning tips. You can also register for the test and view your scores from past tests.

College Greenlight
Find valuable information and tools to help you get on the path to college success.
 
FAFSA
Get all the information you need to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. This site contains step by step instructions, deadline information, answers to frequently asked questions, and PDF copies of application materials.

FastWeb 
Search for scholarships that match your student profile. This site also allows you to search for scholarships available at each school in which you are interested.
 
First Generation College Students 
Information for students who are the first ones in their family to attend college. This free resource gives information on the college application process from beginning to end and beyond.

GEAR UP Department of Education

Read about GEAR UP’s purpose, funding status, and answers to frequently asked questions on the U.S. Department of Education’s official website for the National GEAR UP program.

GEAR UP Wyoming
Find the latest developments for GEAR UP Wyoming as well as helpful information for students, parents and educators on the official University of Wyoming GEAR UP website.

Hathaway Scholarship
Get basic information about the Wyoming Hathaway Scholarship, as well as links to the Hathaway Scholarship page for each of the Wyoming Community Colleges and the University of Wyoming.

PAWS Testing
Get answers to frequently asked questions, practice tests, computer resources for students and assessment reporting information on the official home page of Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS).

Find useful information on this free SAT tutorial website. You can explore online lessons, practice questions, score projections, digital notes and more.
 
WorkKeys is a job skills assessment system that measures real-world skills. It helps connect work skills, training, and testing for education and future employers. Successful completion of the WorkKeys may lead to a Career Readiness Certificate.