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College & Career Center

College and Career Advisor

David Walters


Name: David Walters

Phone: (925) 682.7670 x3227

Email: waltersd@mdusd.org

NEW Location: next to the library

Important Dates and Deadlines

FAFSA & CA Dream Act - open December, 2023
Community College Application Workshops Spring, 2024

Welcome to the College and Career Center at College Park High School!

 
Here you will find information about colleges, events, workshops, test dates, scholarships, jobs and internships, summer opportunities and more. 

College/Career Links

CPHS Graduation Requirements vs University Entrance Requirements

 


DVC Zoom Presentations and Workshops for Graduating High School Seniors

As we approach the end of the academic year, the Welcome and Connect Services team at DVC is excited to extend our support to graduating seniors as they transition from high school to college. We understand this process can be daunting, and our team is committed to ensuring it is as smooth and informative as possible. Therefore, we are excited to announce a series of virtual events designed to help guide students and provide them with the necessary tools and information to enroll at Diablo Valley College successfully.

Here are the events that are lined up:

  1. Benefits of Attending DVC Presentation: Students will discover the many advantages of attending Diablo Valley College, including our academic programs, support services, campus life, and pathways to transfer or enter the workforce.
    1. March 26th between 6:30 PM and 7:30 PM

 

  1. Enrollment Presentation: This presentation will provide a comprehensive overview of the enrollment process at DVC. It will cover essential registration dates and required documentation and outline the steps students must complete to enroll.
    1. March 27th between 6:30 PM and 7:30 PM

 

  1. Application Workshops: These workshops aim to help students complete their DVC applications, and our team will guide them step-by-step through the process to ensure they are submitted correctly.
    1. April 10th between 3:30 PM and 4:45 PM
    2. April 11th between 3:30 PM and 4:45 PM

 

  1. Priority Registration Workshops: This workshop will help students complete their 3SP steps (Orientation, Placement, and Registering for Couns-095)
    1. April 25th between 3:30 PM and 4:45 PM
    2. April 30th between 3:30 PM and 4:45 PM
    3. May 3rd between 3:30 PM and 4:45 PM

 

To RSVP, please scan the QR code in the attached flyers:

  1. DVC Application Support
  2. DVC Enrollment Presentation
  3. Benefits of DVC Presentation

Graduating Seniors Moving to DVC

Graduating high school seniors who will be attending DVC for the 2024/2025 school year!

The "Steps to Enroll for Graduating High School Seniors" webpage has moved and gotten a new look!  The link below contains all of the information and links for high school seniors who are interested in attending DVC as first-time college students after high school graduation, including how to register for COUNS-095.

Here is the link to the new Steps to Enroll for Graduating High School Seniors page!

Here is a GIF showing the current process to navigate to this new page without the direct link.


FAFSA & CA Dream Act

The California Department of Education and the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) urges all California high school seniors to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the California Dream Act Application (CADAA).  Filing financial aid applications is the first step toward college success and helps eligible students qualify for federal, state, and campus-based aid as well as some private scholarships. 


NCAA Eligibility Info

Eligibility Center

  1. If you want to play at or make an official visit to a Division I or II school, you need to create a FREE Certification account.
  2. If you will be competing at an NCAA Division I or II school, taking an official visit, or signing a National Letter of Intent, you need to create an Academic Amateurism Certification Account.

Navigating initial eligibility for college bound student-athletes

Download the presentation


LGBTQIA+, DACA, & Undocumented

Check out these recommended colleges for LGBTQIA+, DACA, and Undocumented students.

Campus Pride Index:  https://www.campusprideindex.org/

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