Seniors

Individual Counseling Appointments
Since every student has unique interests and talents, individual meetings with the college counselor are crucial. These meetings include reviewing a student’s essays, college list, applications, test scores, and more. Individual meetings with senior families occur periodically throughout the year.

College Counseling Nights and Other Programs
Throughout the year, there are a variety of programs on topics like the application process, college athletics, college visits, financial aid and scholarships, test planning, and more, for seniors and families.

College Admission Representative Visits
Every fall, colleges from all over the world visit Dawson. It is a great opportunity for seniors to explore school and meet college admission representatives.

Juniors

College Counseling Class
The college counseling class prepares second semester juniors for the application process, and provides structure and regular contact with the college counselor.

Individual Counseling Appointments
Individual meetings with juniors begin in January and with junior parents in February and March. These meetings include creating a college list, determining the right “fit”, test planning, and much more.

College Admission Representative Visits
Every fall, colleges from all over the world visit Dawson. It is a great opportunity for juniors to explore schools and meet college admission representatives.

College Counseling Nights and Other Programs
Throughout the year, there are a variety of programs on topics like the application process, college athletics, college visits, financial aid and scholarships, test planning, and more, for juniors and families.

Freshmen & Sophomores

College Counseling Nights and Other Programs
Throughout the year, there are many programs on topics like academic and test planning, college athletics, college visits, financing college, summer experiences, and more.

Family Connection/Naviance

Family Connection/Naviance helps students and families to better prepare for the college admission process by offering college searches, resume development, and much more. Also, it serves as a database and portal for Dawson to send transcripts and letters of recommendations directly to colleges.
Dawson CEEB Code
060867