The Riordan Scholars Program targets incoming 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students who are college-bound and interested in developing the necessary leadership skills to succeed in college and business. The comprehensive program includes:
- Eight Saturday sessions
- Human resources and organizational behavior case study overviews led by UCLA Anderson faculty
- Team-based exploration of the stock market
- A real estate competition focusing on communities in Los Angeles
- Guest speakers from top industry leaders
- SAT preparatory workshops for 10th and 11th grade Scholars
- Personal mentors
- Professional development seminars that include résumé writing, interviewing techniques and networking workshops
*ALL of the above is provided on a tuition FREE basis to Riordan Scholars!!!
To be eligible, applicants should meet the following criteria:
- Must be a sophomore, junior or senior in high school by the start of the program.
- Please note the senior applicant pool is extremely competitive. Senior applicants should work with their counselor to submit the best application possible.
- Have a strong academic record ("B" average or better)
- Demonstrated leadership skills and active involvement at school and in the community
- First-generation college student
- Prior experience in or knowledge of business is not required
DEADLINE TO APPLY IS MAY 19, 2017. PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK FOR MORE INFO AND TO APPLY.
April 1st, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
High School Seniors -- All Parents Welcome
Get help with the following:
- Math/English Assessment Testing
- Course Advisement
- Financial Aid
- Support Programs
RECEIVE PRIORITY ENROLLMENT FOR SUMMER/FALL 2017!
Enrollment begins in May... MAKE SURE YOU ARE READY!
RSVP at the link provided.
GRADUATING SENIORS (CLASS OF 2017).
Year Up is a no-cost, one-year intensive training and internship program that prepares young adults for successful careers in technology and business operations. Receive professional training in technology and business operations, a paid internship, an education stipend and college credits.
WHO CAN APPLY?
- 18-24 years old
- High school graduate or GED recipient
- Of low to moderate income
- A U.S. Citizen, permanent resident, or have an employment authorization card
- Available 5 days a week (Monday-Friday) for the full year of the program
- Highly motivated to learn new technical and professional skills
APPLY AT THE LINK PROVIDED.
Hamilton High School Eligibility for Fee Waiver(s)
To be eligible for a fee waiver for standardized tests, student must meets one or more of the following requirements
· Is enrolled in free or reduced lunch program
· Is enrolled in a program for the economically disadvantaged (AVID, TRIO, Upward Bound)
· Family’s annual income falls within the levels listed by USDA for free or reduced lunch prices (SAT pamphlet for more information)
· Family received public assistance
· Family lives in federally subsidized public housing
· Is a resident in a foster home
Please go to the LAUSD website link below for more information on applying for the free lunch program (and become eligible for fee waivers for standardized tests) http://home.lausd.net/apps/news/show_news.jsp?REC_ID=258455&id=0
Ready to get started on the application? https://www.applyforlunch.com/
Fee waivers cannot be used for Standby (same day) registration
SAT, ACT, Subject Tests
Students can receive:
· Two fee waivers for the SAT Reasoning test
· Two Fee waivers for the SAT Subject tests (two sittings, students can take up to three Subject tests in one sitting)
· Two ACT Fee Waivers
College Application Fee Waivers:
Students can receive up to four College Application Fee Forms from the College Board (check with the college of your choice to see if they will accept these forms).
COMMON APP: Students must select "Fee Waiver" on the application. The link is sent directly to the school counselor for approval for all commonapp.org fee waivers.
UC and Cal State Fee Waivers are ONLY given via the college application site. No paper fee waivers are given nor will they be accepted for these applications. The University of California Office of the President and The Cal State University system will determine whether each application qualifies for a fee waiver to their institution. The UC/CSU fee waivers are NOT distributed through the Hamilton College Office.