College Search

College Search on The College Board
With almost 4,000 Colleges and Universities to choose from, The College Board College Search helps you search for the right fit for you. The website allows you to search by school name, school location, majors, and financial aid strategy.


The Common Application
This site provides an application that is accepted at over 500 different undergraduate programs.

Click here for the 2019-2020 Common Application Essay Prompts.

Standardized Testing

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Resources for College Admissions

Other Resources

College Counseling

Grant Calder
Co-Director of College Counseling & Upper School History Teacher

Ryan Coffey Keaton
Co-Director of College Counseling

Mary Lynne Jeschke
College Counseling Administrative Assistant

2019-2020 College Counseling Dates

Sept. 27 - College Visit Day

Sept. 28 - Quaker College Fair and Program: 11:45 am-3 pm

Oct. 19 - PSAT: 8 am, FCC

Oct. 19 - Independent School Multicultural Conference and College Fair at Westtown

Oct. 31 & Nov. 1 - Senior College Process Work Days   

Nov. 2 - Practice ACT: 8 am, FCC

Nov. 13 - FAFSA Completion Workshop:  7 pm, Episcopal Academy (co-sponsored by FCS and area independent schools) 

Nov. 14 - College Nuts & Bolts for Gr. 11 Parents: 7 pm, Shallcross Hall

Nov. 18 - Financial Aid Information Evening: 7 pm, Episcopal Academy (co-sponsored by FCS and area independent schools)

Feb. 4 - Looking Ahead to College for Gr. 10 Parents: 7 pm, Shallcross Hall

May 6 - Coffee & Conversation for Gr. 9 Parents: 8 am, Language Building Common Room

May 18 - FCS/EA Case Studies for Gr. 11 Families

May 19 - Shipley College Fair: 6:30 pm, The Shipley School (co-sponsored by FCS and area independent schools)