Other Advising Websites
- National Academic Advising Association (NACADA)
- Technology in Advising Commission
National ACADEMIC ADVISING Association
- The Mentor:
An Academic Advising Journal is an electronic publication about academic advising in higher education. The publication’s goal is to provide a mechanism for the rapid dissemination of new ideas about advising and for ongoing discourse about advising issues.
- UAF Scholarships
- Financial Aid resources
Provided by the U.S. Department of Education
- College scholarships
Online database with contact information for US universities and scholarship offices, organized by state.
- Study Abroad funding:
Financial aid and scholarship information.
- Job Web
Useful information on career- and job-related sites for working with students.
General reference site for jobs, resume and career management.
- Reference site for jobs in higher education.
- Alaska Department of Labor information
- Job Star Central
California based information with good links to general information on resumes, jobs, salaries, job market, etc.
- Job Hunter's Bible
Dick Bolles' internet guide to the job search.
Average salary ranges by job category and zip code or metro area.
- The College Board Career Search
A description of careers starting with general categories. A 34-question inventory that matches one’s temperament, interests, abilities and job characteristics to potential careers will be listed on the site again soon.
- Birkman Career Style Summary:
A question inventory that matches responses to interests, style and career options.
- Keirsey Temperament Sorter:
A 70-question inventory that helps a student understand more about their personality style.
- Transferable Skills Survey:
Assess job skills that are already developed and used and how they apply to the work environment.
- Peterson’s Guide
Web version of Peterson's Guide to colleges and universities (Education Supersite).
Adult education and distance learner’s resource center.
Good counseling references (financial aid, publications, foreign transcript services, etc.) from this Department of Defense sight.
- Graduate school information
- Study abroad programs
- Mapping your Future
This site is sponsored by a group of guaranty agencies who participate in the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) and are committed to providing information about higher education and career opportunities.
- Degree Search
Search for schools by region, major and degree level.