Useful College Application Websites

UC Berkeley
pictureyourself.berkeley.edu
Go to the login page create an account

Interactive Virtual College Fair
www.collegeweeklive.com

Information about colleges, financial aid, admission requirements, and more
www.californiacolleges.edu

Information and application for the California State Universities
www.csumentor.edu

University of California System
www.ucop.edu

www.aiccumentor.org
Information and application for California independent colleges & universities

www.commonapp.org
A general on-line application form used by over 150 national independent colleges

California Community Colleges
www.ccccapply.org
Information and application for the California Community Colleges

SAT registration
www.collegeboard.com

ACT test registration
www.act.org

Free and extensive scholarship search site
www.fastweb.com

Free Application for Federal Student Aid
www.fafsa.ed.gov
Info and application

www.pin.ed.gov
Access to the personal ID number for the FAFSA

www.ucop.edu/cosmos/about.html
A summer program in science and math for high school students Feb 1 applications open March 15 close Apply online


Web Design Tutorials

WebMonkey
www.webmonkey.com


Online Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia Britannica New!
www.britannica.com

Encyclopedia of Life
www.eol.org


Government

Supreme Court
www.law.cornell.edu/supct/justices/fullcourt.html

Library of Congress
www.loc.gov

U.S. Census Bureau
www.census.gov

U.S. Senate & U.S. House of Representatives
www.congress.org

White House
www.whitehouse.gov

California State Senate
www.sen.ca.gov

California State Assembly
www.assembly.ca.gov


History

U.S. History
www.assembly.ca.gov

The California Page
www.ca.gov


Math

The Math Forum
forum.swarthmore.edu


Geography

Color Landform Atlas of the United States
fermi.jhuapl.edu/states/states.html

MapQuest
www.mapquest.com


Science

California's Natural Resources
ceres.ca.gov/ceres/calweb/Natural_Resources.html

Earthquake Information
quake.usgs.gov

The Environment Education Network
envirolink.org/enviroed

NASA
www.nasa.gov

Environmental Protection Agency
www.epa.gov

Earth Sciences & Map Library
library.berkeley.edu/EART

Hubble Space Telescope
oposite.stsci.edu/pubinfo/Pictures.html

Kids Web: Geology
www.npac.syr.edu/textbook/kidsweb/geology.html

Environmental Defense Fund
www.edf.org


Libraries/Museums

Mendocino County Library
www.co.mendocino.ca.us/library
(scroll down the page to find Live Home Work help for students and teachers, Online Learning Express Library and more)* You must have a library card to access most of the features - get one when the Book Mobile is at Leggett School!

HSU Natural History Museum
www.humboldt.edu/~natmus

The Internet Public Library
www.ipl.org

The Smithsonian Institute
www.si.edu/

Berkeley Public Library
www.berkeleypubliclibrary.org

San Francisco Public Library
sfpl.lib.ca.us

John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library
www.jfklibrary.org

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
www.famsf.org

ArtsEdge
artsedge.kennedy-center.org/artsedge.html


Newspapers/Magazines

National Geographic Online
www.nationalgeographic.com

The Gate
www.sfgate.com

Santa Rosa Press Democrat
www.pressdemo.com/news.html

Los Angeles Times
www.latimes.com

New York Times
www.nytimes.com