Applying to college? Start here

It's college application season for high school seniors, and there's a lot to keep track of throughout the next few months. If you're a parent navigating college admissions for the first time, you may have some questions about the details. We've put together a visual overview below to get you started. View it to learn the different components of the college application, tools to manage the process, and resources to help you pay for college costs. Links are included throughout.

Navigating the presentation is easy — simply use the left and right arrows at the bottom of the slides to get through the content. If you’d like to see it big screen, use the 2-way diagonal arrows to view the presentation in full-screen mode, then navigate it by using the arrows on your keyboard.

If you have any questions about the college admissions process, reach out to us here at MEFA anytime. We're available via phone at (800) 449-MEFA and through email at