Beyond High School
Massachusetts has 29 exceptional state colleges and universities. Students and families do not have to go far to discover quality academic programs, faculty, and a wide array of degree programs. For students concerned about the cost of college, a public college or university is a great option; it provides a quality education at a fraction of the cost of most private colleges and universities. Massachusetts public college and universities are great places to begin the college campus tour process.
The transition to college is a crucial time for students. Use the College Checklist to help keep track of important forms and deadlines and the steps to take on campus to ensure a smooth transition.
Downloadable PDF: College Freshman Year Preparations
College will be very different from high school. This guide breaks down the differences between high school and college expectations.
Downloadable PDF: High School vs. College