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sophmore
senior
secondary
scissors
presentation
oral
junior
graduation
excelled
elementary
diploma
college
attendance
assignment
admission
academic

College Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An online platform that allows a student to apply to multiple colleges at once Common App
Part time job provided by the school that you're attending. Awarded through FAFSA Work study
Money that comes through banks or credit unions. They set the interest rates and terms and conditions private loan
Between academic times to have enriching experiences. Many students participate in different activities, or some students work and save up money. Gap year
Received through FAFSA. Usually has benefits such as fixed interest rates or income driven payment plans federal loan
If a student is accepted to a college or university, they have to attend that school in the fall early decision
Measures reading, writing, and math levels. Taken junior and/or senior year. Can be taken more than once SAT
Students receive a response from the college earlier than typical response times. They do not have to commit to that college until the normal response date of May 1 Early Action
AKA a junior college, can receive an associates degree or path to four year Community college
Typically taken in the 10th grade. Helps prepare for the SAT PSAT
A type of institution that depends on government money public
A type of institution that is independent and sets its own policies and goals private
'Gift Aid' Money that does not need to be paid back Grant
Free application for federal student aid FAFSA
This is another standardized test that can be submitted to colleges. Can be taken as a junior and/or senior, and can be taken multiple times ACT

Education Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Obadiah
Amos
Pep club
Cheerleaders
Coach
Instructors
Language
Kindergarten
Examinations
Principal
History
Dictionary
Encyclopedia
Repetition
Professor
Mathematics
Library
Studious
Diploma
Graduation
Secondary
Elementary
College
University
Education

COLLEGE TERMINOLOGY Crossword

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Description

This person will help you select your courses. Academic Advisor
Any student not maintaining satisfactory progress toward his/her educational objectives will be placed on probation for a semester. Academic Probation
achieve the minimum cumulative GPA required. Academic Suspension
people who have graduated from the institution. Alumni
completion of a program of at least two, but less than four years of college work. Associate's Degree
A student who does not want to receive credit in a course Audit
undergraduate degree offered by four-year colleges and universities Bachelor's Degree
stock of all the books and other materials Bookstore
provide all types of information Catalog
College Level Examination Program CLEP
an institution of higher education that grants degrees and certificates College
a student who lives off-campus Commuter
attend two educational institutions at the same time Concurrent Enrollment
numbers usually containing 3 or 4 digits Course Numbers
a student must attend a class for one classroom hour Credit Hours
completion of a program of study leading to a degree or certificate. Curriculum
required GPA, prerequisite and elective courses within the specified major, and/or minor areas of study. Degree Requirements
successful completion of a prescribed program of study. Degrees
basic organizational unit in a higher education Department
could be several different things Division
procedure by which students choose classes each semester. Enrollment
Free Application for Federal Student Aid. FAFSA

COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A number representing the average value of the accumulated final grades earned in courses over time. GPA
Periods of instruction into which an academic year is often divided. Semester
An undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting around 4 years (120 Credits). Bachelors
A degree granted after a two-year course of study (60 Credits), especially by a community college. Associates
An indivudal subject or class taken at the college. Course
The grounds and buildings where a college or university is located. Campus
Units that a school uses to indicate that a student has completed and passed courses that are required for a degree. Credits
The head of a division of a college or university. Dean
A division of a school, made up of faculty and support staff, that gives instruction in a particular field of study. Department
To withdraw from a course. Drop
To register or enter a school or course as a participant. Enroll
Not required to do something that other students may be required to do. Exempt
A school's teaching and administrative staff who is responsible for designing programs of study. Faculty
An amount of money charged by colleges and universities, in addition to their tuition, to cover costs of services such as libraries and computer technology. Fees
A student in the first year of college. Freshman
A score or mark indicating a student's academic performance on an exam, paper or in a course. Grade
A student in the third year of college / university. Junior
The academic subject area that a student chooses to focus on during his or her undergraduate studies. Major
An academic subject area that a student chooses to have a secondary focus on during their undergraduate studies. Minor
A required course that must be completed before a student is allowed to enroll in a more advanced one. Prerequisite
A student in the fourth year of college / university. Senior
A student in the second year of high school or college / university. Sophmore

Financial Aid Cross Word Puzzle

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Description

If a student fails to repay a student loan on time, the student is in ____________. Default
The acronym for the amount of money a student and his/her family are expected to pay toward college expenses as determined by the FAFSA, also known as the Expected Family Contribution. EFC
One of the standardized tests that students generally take junior year of high school that is used by colleges to evaluate an applicant’s academic skills and abilities. ACT
The type of loan where the U.S. Department of Education does NOT pay the interest while you are in college. Unsubsidized
The type of loan where the U.S. Department of Education pays the interest while you are in college. Subsidized
The name of Federal low-interest loans for eligible students to help cover the cost of college or career school (HINT: it starts with the letter "s"). Stafford
Federal loans that parents of undergraduate students can sometimes use to help pay for their child's college or career school. PLUS
Your primary area of study chosen for college. Major
The name of the campus office that makes the decision about your acceptance to their school. Admissions
An area of interest studied at the same time as a major; however, fewer courses are required. Minor
Federal grant program providing need-based grants to low-income students. PELL
Type of college degree given if you complete four years of full-time study. Bachelor
Type of college degree earned if you complete two years of full-time study. Associate
The acronym for the application that you will fill out your senior year to apply for financial aid. FAFSA
The person at a college who helps students decide what classes to take, what major to pursue, and that makes sure student have fulfilled all graduation requirements. Advisor
The acronym for the report that a student receives after their FAFSA is processed. It is the report that is sent to your college, also known as a Student Aid Report. SAR
The legal document a student loan borrower must sign when he/she receives a loan. This document lists the terms for repayment of the loan, including interest. Promissory Note
This type of college or university is NOT run by the state and is generally smaller and more expensive. Private
The office at a college that is in charge of your financial aid, bills, and payments (HINT: It starts with the letter “b”). Bursar
The total cost to attend college before financial aid, including tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other living expenses (Hint: Acronym is “COA”). Cost of Attendance
A program that allows students to take a part-time campus job as part of their financial aid package. Work Study
Colleges/universities that are ran and regulated by the state or federal government. Public
The general term for money you borrow from the government, a bank or another source that need to be paid back, usually over an agreed period of time. Loan
Generally, a student that is taking more than 12 credit hours of classes is considered to be a _______ student versus part time student. Fulltime
The period of time following graduation when a student is NOT expected to start paying his/her loans back yet is known as a “______ period.” Grace
What we wish grew on trees!! Money
A kind of "gift aid" — financial aid that doesn’t have to be paid back and that is usually awarded based on financial need. Grant
The name of the official document that your high school guidance counselor will send to your colleges that lists the classes that you have taken and your grades. Transcript

College/Career Word Search

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Word Search
Description

pride
independence
character
job
fulfillment
happiness
success
options
engineer
work force
student
boss
supervisor
graduate
diploma
certificate
masters degree
associates degree
bachelors degree
major
employee
manager
construction
confidence
determination
welder
counselor
cosmetologist
mechanic
coast guard
navy
marines
air force
army
trade school
transfer
career
community college
university

College Knowledge Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What college students must pay to attend class tuition
People who have graduated from college are now that college's ________ alumni
Highest degree you can receive in graduate school phd
Traditionally a four-year degree Bachelors
General financial aid application FAFSA
College student's focus of study major
Reward for completion of a college program Degree
On campus student living buildings dorms
Academic record transcript
A place on campus to buy textbooks Bookstore
Students on Honor Rolls receive good _______ grades
The last exam you take in a course final
A course you must take before being able to take a different course prerequisite
Hands on science classes Labs
Campus staff who can assist you in choosing your coursework and major (2words) advisor
A person/thing that represents a college especially at sporting events mascot
Money for college you don't have to pay back Scholarship
Money borrowed for college you must repay loans
First -year college student freshman
A class you can take that is not required by your major or minor elective
Groups you belong to outside of class, such as sporting teams, clubs and organizations. extracurricular
A temporary job, usually in the field of your major Internship

UNT search ts Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Admissions
Advancement
Athletic
Business
Campus
Chemistry
Classroom
College
Computer
Dean
Denton
Diploma
Educate
Education
Engineering
Exam
Freshman
Frisco
GPA
Grade
Graduate
History
Honors
Junior
Kinesiology
Lab
Library
Lyceum
MBA
Music
ROTC
Scholar
Semester
Senior
Sophomore
Spirit
Student
Tutorial
Undergraduate
University of North Texas
UNT
Writing

High School Graduation Crossword

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Description

What you say to all of your freinds as you leave goodbye
throw it in the air at the end of the ceremony graduationcap
you recieve this upon graduating diploma
choosing which one to go to after graduating can be difficult college
Don't for get to sign all of your freinds __________! yearbooks
Make sure you smile in all of your _________________! photos
The smartest one at graduation valedictorian
When you recieve your diploma you move your ______________ from right to left. tassel
Listen to the validictorian give his _______________. speech
These invite all friends and family to the ceremony invitations
Pomp & _________________________ Circumstance
Hopefully you get one of these so you don't have to pay too much for college Scholarship
Another word for graduation commencement
BFF Bestfriendsforever
The students as a whole. class
Don't forget to thank them for getting you this far. parents
instructors and coaches teachers
Celebrate till early morning party
The robe you wear gown
They'll be there in the audience cheering you on. Family
You'll look back at these and smile. moments
Don't forget to send these out when all is said and done. Thankyous
General ___________________ Developement Education
Prom, Dance or __________. cotillion

College Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the school year that usually ends with Fall classes, usually in August or September. AcademicYear
To attend a class without receiving academic credit is an _____. Audit
A _______ provides all types of information parents and students need to know about a school Catalog
The day of graduation. Commencement
The number of hours assigned to a specific class. CreditHour
A program offered by some colleges and universities that allows students to submit their applications early. EarlyAction
A __________ student enrolls in at least a minimum number of credit courses. Full-time
Time set aside by professors or teaching assistants for students to visit their office and ask questions or discuss the course they teach. Office hours
A _______________________ works in campus dormitories and supervises issues/activities related to dorm life. Resident Assistant
The program responsible for the maintenance of all academic records. Registrar
An admissions process in which each application is considered as soon as all the required materials have been received, rather than by a specific deadline. Rolling Admissions
A student who lives in and meets the residency requirements for the state where a public university is located. Resident
A __________ is a course offered to a smaller group of students who are typically more advanced and who meet with a professor to discuss specialized topics. Seminar
An __________________ is a student who is pursuing either a one-, two-, or four-year degree. Undergraduate
A student may do this from a course during the semester, but there are established procedures for doing so. Withdrawal