College Counseling
The Process

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
  • Attend the College Fair in October (required). More than 200 colleges are represented at the fair.
  • Take the PSAT (required).
  • Consider taking the practice ACT offered at Episcopal (optional).
Spring Semester 
  • Attend sophomore class meeting to introduce students to Naviance - a comprehensive website designed to help students and parents explore colleges and careers. College counselors also use this system to track and analyze college admission data. Each sophomore student and parent is provided a personal access code and instructions for logging into Naviance.
  • Work with advisor to develop junior year course plan and begin planning standardized testing timeline.
  • Meet with a college counselor (required).
  • Explore summer opportunities that complement your interests and passions.