Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Where do I find information about volunteer opportunities for students? 
A: In the College & Career weekly newsletter in the Scholarship & Student Opportunities page
Q: Where can I find scholarship information?
A: In the weekly email, in the Scholarship Page
Q: How do I sign up for College Application Workshops and/or Visits? 
A:  Check out the Naviance Page for step-by-step instructions 

How-To Videos: 

Common Application:
  • How to Create a Common Application Account & Matching your Naviance Account
  • How to avoid common errors on Common App (includes IB exams, senior year classes)
  • How to request "Other Recommender" Letter on Common App and Naviance
  • How to Request a Transcript/What Colleges do you Need to Request a Transcript at Sequoia
  • How to Request a LOR, Match Naviance with Common App and Other Issues on "Colleges I'm Applying to"
  • How to Complete the FERPA Release Authorization
California State University Application (CSUApply):
  • How to add "Colleges I'm Applying To" on Naviance
  • How to Update "Colleges I'm Applying To" on Naviance
  • How to Update your Résumé on Naviance
  • How to Upload your Personal Statement to Naviance
SR/LOR Form:
  • How to Complete the Teacher LOR Survey & Counselor SR/LOR Survey on Naviance
  • How to fill out side 2 of the SR/LOR Form & General Overview of the SR/LOR Form
  • How to look up Scholarships/Student Opportunities
  • How to sign up for a Virtual College Visit at Sequoia