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Wyoming's Pre-College Website
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MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle School Planning, Paying, and Career Path

PAYING

It's never too early to start saving for college. Find out how a 529 College Savings Plan could help. LEARN MORE

PLANNING

The EXPLORE Student Score Report helps you plan your high school coursework and begin thinking about college. LEARN MORE

CAREER PATH

Do you like to be outdoors? Do you like to read? Our Decision Tree can help you find careers that suit your interests. LEARN MORE

FRESHMEN
Freshmen Planning, Paying, and Career Paths

PAYING

The Hathaway Scholarship program is available to Wyoming High School graduates. It’s not too early to learn how to qualify. LEARN MORE

PLANNING

Start planning for college by focusing on your GPA and finding extracurricular activities. Colleges are interested in both. LEARN MORE

CAREER PATH

In high school you’ll be exposed to classes you’ve never had. One of those classes just might lead to a career. Which one could it be? LEARN MORE

SOPHOMORE
Sophomore Planning, Paying, and Career Paths

PAYING

The Hathaway Scholarship program is available to Wyoming High School graduates. Make sure you’re taking the classes you need. LEARN MORE

PLANNING

You should start attending college fairs and thinking about what you're looking for in a college. You should also take the PLAN in preparation for the ACT your junior year. LEARN MORE

CAREER PATH

Learn about in-demand careers and hot job fields, then see how those match up with your strengths and interests. LEARN MORE

JUNIOR
Junior Planning, Paying, and Career Paths

PAYING

Time to get serious about securing those grants, scholarships and financial aid packages. LEARN MORE

PLANNING

Your junior year is ACT time. Wyoming schools require you take the test. Find resources available to help you prepare for it. LEARN MORE

CAREER PATH

Start thinking about your career path possibilities. Our Decision Tree can get you started. LEARN MORE

SENIOR
Senior Planning, Paying, and Career Paths

PAYING

Attend a “How to Afford College” workshop offered at your school or in your community. And make sure you’re eligible for a Hathaway Scholarship. LEARN MORE

PLANNING

It’s not a bad idea to take the ACT again as a senior. The better your score, the more financial help can be made available. LEARN MORE

CAREER PATH

Get an internship. Find a mentor. Or just evaluate your interests and strengths to see in which direction they lead. LEARN MORE

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Learning today, leading tomorrow.

Planning for college can feel pretty overwhelming. That’s why our site has tons of useful information to help you sort through the choices you’ll have when preparing for college, so you can make decisions that are right for you.

Wyoming is one of the only states in the country where every student is eligible for a scholarship starting in 6th grade. So, if you’re a Wyoming high school student and want to further your education in state, this is the place to learn all about the Hathaway Scholarship and how to get it!

The Hathaway Scholarship has four tiers of support, each with varying requirements and financial support per college semester. Hathaway also has a need-based scholarship for eligible students that can add even more financial support to a merit-based scholarship.

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Even if college seems a long way off, it’s never too early to plan for your future. We’ve helped thousands of students, so check out our site to find out how the Hathaway Scholarship can help you!


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Check out Hathaway Nights at the Laramie County Library 11/9 & 12/1

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HELPFUL TOOLS

Hathaway Scholarship Calculator

HATHAWAY CALCULATOR

Four levels of the Hathaway Scholarship are available for up to four years at a community college and/or UW.

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Major and Career Decision Tree

DECISION TREE

Find your perfect college major by identifying and exploring majors within your interests.

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Pre-college Program Search

PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAM SEARCH

Search for summer camps and other educational programs that help prepare you for college.

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