College and Career Center
College and Military Visits
Many colleges, universities and technical schools are hosting a variety of virtual events for students during the pandemic. Please click here to visit our webpage listing special events we have been made are aware of.
College admission and military visits for the 2020-2021 school year will be held virtually. In order to attend any of the virtual visits, you must pre-register by 7:00 AM the morning of the visit. Fill out this form for EACH visit you would like to attend. On the day of your registered visit, an email will be sent to your ISD 728 student address with a Google Meet or Zoom link to join the meeting. If you are in school at ERHS for the scheduled visit, you will receive an ehall pass to come to the Career Center for the scheduled time. Bring your charged Chromebook and earbuds with you. If you are doing online learning, you will join the meeting link from home and will not receive a pass. Click here to see a listing of scheduled visits. This list is updated as colleges schedule visits so please check back often.
The ERHS Career Center is open and ready to help you plan for life after high school! We have a wide variety of College and Career information waiting for you. Here are some examples of how you can utilize the Career Center:
- Career exploration
- Inventory tests to help you match your interests to possible careers
- Scholarship search assistance
- College application assistance
- Personal statement and college essay assistance
- Choosing ERHS courses to explore your career interests
- Gather resources for test prep, military, and college admission
- Visit with college admission and military representatives (see below)
The Career Center is located between the main office and the counseling office and is accessible from the commons area. The Career Center will be open by appointment with your school counselor. If you have any questions about college or career choices, your counselor would be happy to meet with you and discuss your options and answer any questions you may have. To sign up with your counselor please click here.11th Grade Student and Parent College Planning Virtual presentationAttached you will find the 11th Grade Student and Parent College Planning presentation. Due to COVID-19 guidelines, we are unable to offer this presentation face to face. We have recorded a video with helpful information for Juniors who are planning to attend some form of post-secondary education after high school. Some topics covered include career exploration resources, ACT information, and a college planning timeline for the Junior and Senior year. There is also a slideshow of this video for you to review at your own pace with live links for more detailed information.
ERHS 11th & 12th Grade Financial Aid Night Information-Dear Senior Students and Parents/Guardians: Senior year is an exciting time as you plan for life after school. The Counseling Department wants to make sure you are aware of the ways we can support you as you begin this next phase of your life. Whatever your plan may be after high school, such as military, work, or higher education, we want to serve as a helpful resource in your planning process. Please view this senior letter for more information.
**Male students turning 18 must register for the Selective Service to receive any federal college funding. Click here to find out more information or to register for the Selective Service**