Counseling and Career Center

Counseling Office News



Please plan to attend the Senior Parent/Financial Aid & FAFSA Information Night.  It will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at 6:30 pm in The Loft auditorium.  Important information regarding senior year deadlines, review of graduation requirements, graduation logistics, and college application overview will be presented.  There will also be two speakers presenting timely and valuable information about financial aid and the FAFSA.





The Experience Minnesota: An Open House for Multicultural Students will be held at the U of MN - Twin Cities on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Experience Minnesota is a high-energy, once-a-year event where students will learn more about academics and opportunities to enhance their college experience. 


Anxiety vs Depression

The Youth Service Bureau is sponsoring several film and panel discussion sessions on anxiety featuring the movie "ANGST." Click here for more information.





Students and Parents – click on the SchoolShelf logo to access helpful information about:

  • Academic Skills
  • Student Development
  • Parent Involvement
  • Career Exploration
  • College Planning



Directions for Requesting Transcripts Through Naviance


***You must pay the transcript fee on FeePay before transcripts will be sent to your college.

If you are requesting a transcript for a Common Application school, you MUST see your counselor first!!

Directions for requesting a non-Common Application school transcript are as follows:

  • Log in to your Naviance account (your user name is your student ID number. Your password is your computer password).
  • Click on “Colleges I am Applying To”.
  • Click on the pink plus sign on the right hand side of the screen to add a college.    
  • Search for the college in the first field titled “Which college are you applying to”.
  • Choose the “App Type” (this is an important step).
  • Indicate how you are submitting your application under “I’ll submit my application”
  • Click the box indicating whether you have already submitted your application.
  • Make sure everything is correct and click the “ADD AND REQUEST TRANSCRIPT” button.
  • Indicate what type of transcript you are requesting. If it is your first transcript for that school, please choose Initial.
  • Click “Request and Finish”.
  • Continue to add all of your colleges by following these same directions.


ONLY REQUEST A TRANSCRIPT ONCE FOR EACH COLLEGE. If you have questions about whether or not it was sent, please see Mrs. Kadrlik in the Counseling Office.

Naviance Transcript Fee Payments


Payment of the $15 Senior Naviance Transcript fee is through the FeePay system. Transcripts will not be sent unless this fee is paid. Please click here to pay your fee. Once you are in the FeePay site, click on the picture.

NCAA Eligibility

If you want to play NCAA college sports at a Division I or II school, you need to register with the NCAA Eligibility Center. You need to qualify academically (2.3 GPA or above) and you will also need to be cleared as an amateur student-athlete. The NCAA Eligibility Center helps high school student-athletes transition to college. The online content gives student-athletes and counselors a broad look at the initial-eligibility process and detailed information about common eligibility situations.


Parents' Responsibility for Underage Drinking

Parents: Did you know that you are criminally responsible for underage drinking on your property?  Click here for information  about the Social Host Law in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Woodbury.



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