College Planning

Sending Transcripts to Colleges. . .

  1. Submit application to college
  2. Pay $3  (exact change please) for each transcript to the RVHS financial office 
  3. You will get a receipt indicating the purchase
  4. Transcripts for college or NCAA cost $3, but scholarships are free
  5. Fill out a Transcript Request Form in the counseling office and take both the receipt and the form to your counselor
  6. If you need a Letter of Recommendation...
  • Log in to Naviance
  • Go to the “About Me” tab
  • To create the form, link to the “Letter of Recommendation Form” in the top left corner
  • Update to save information,  then...
  • Go to “Colleges" tab and link to "Letter of Recommendation"
  • Choose "Add Request" at top right and use drop down to pick teacher or counselor

More detailed information on College Application Process and for common app colleges, The Common Application and Naviance


College Financial Aid

Financial Aid 101
Thur. Sept. 21, 2017
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
RVHS Auditorium
Learn about the FAFSA, scholarship searches and more. Target audience is seniors and their parents, but all are welcome!

2017-18 College Fairs

Denver National College Fair

Sun. Sept. 24, 2017
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Denver Merchandise Mart   (451 E. 58th Ave, Denver CO 80216) 

Register online to receive barcode that saves you time....
Step 1:  Visit
Step 2:  Click on fair city you wish to attend
Step 3:  Complete all required files and SUBMIT
Step 4:  Print out the barcode and bring it to the fair
Step 5:  Show barcode to any colleges that interest you. They can scan and have your information. 

Denver Performing and Visual Arts College Fair
Mon. Nov. 6, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Denver Performing Arts Complex (DPAC).   Please enter at 14th & Curtis Streets.

College Fairs of Greater Denver

Rocky Mountain Association for College Admission Counseling
Denver, Colorado College Fair
Sunday, April 15, 2018
1:00 - 3:30 p.m.

NEW LOCATION:   Cherry Creek High School
register at: 

Register in a simple three-step process...    

Step #1  Log on to prior to attending the fair

Step #2  When complete, print the barcode ID and bring to fair

Step #3  Colleges scan your barcode to get your information.

College Fair Checklist

In-State and Out-of-State College Night

Standley Lake High School
Wed. Oct 4, 2017
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Register at   See link and instructions above

Christian College Fair of Colorado

Denver Christian School  -  3898 S Teller St, Lakewood CO 80235
Wed. Oct 4, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

College Open Houses 2017-18

Front Range Community College
Westminster Campus      3645 W 112th Ave    303-404-5000

Thur. Nov. 9, 2017
3:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Info Sessions
Meet Faculty & Students

Register Here


College Night 

College Information Night for Junior and Sophomore Families

February 2018   -    Date TBA            

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.                                                                   

Several presentations offered. More information to come.

State SAT for Juniors 2018   

See more info about SAT under Testing/Test Prep

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018  7:30 a.m.
Juniors will register for the SAT test at school in the spring

Your student’s counselor welcomes the opportunity to meet one-on-one with you and your student around college planning throughout the school year. To schedule an appointment simply email your student’s counselor to arrange a date and time.  We look forward to assisting our seniors accomplish their goals!

Henry Petitt ( A-Da) 

Katie Freeman  (Db-Hn)

Shauna Stockmar (Ho-Md)

Bernie Weber (Me-Sa)

Paul Giese (Sb—Z)


For Colorado college/university planning information look here:

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