College & Career Center

8am - 4pm, Room 332 (next to the Cafeteria)

Announcements 

Fall is college admissions season!  Over 60 college and university representatives have registered to come and meet YOU!  Representatives are still scheduling visits, so students should continue to check Naviance for the most up-to-date list of colleges coming to visit WPHS. 

Who can attend a college representative visit in the Career Center?  Seniors and juniors are eligible to attend visits and must register for each visit they will attend.

How do I register?   Log into Naviance: fcps.edu/Naviance    

Select:   Colleges>College Visits> View Details>Register for the visit you would like to attend                           

***Students must ask teachers to be excused 2 days in advance of the visit as well as check in with their teacher for attendance before coming to the Career Center.  Also bring your laptop to all visits.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • September 27:   Paying for College: The Financial Aid Process for Seniors

A virtual seminar for Region 3 families will be presented by College Access Fairfax from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm.  College Access Fairfax (CAF) is a local organization committed to helping Fairfax County Public School students and families with the complex task of acquiring financial aid for post-secondary education. 

Registration for this event is not required…simply click on the event link in the Paying for College-Region 3 flyer.   

If you are unable to attend our Region 3 event, families can attend one of the other regional events listed.

*Please note the presentation will be available in Spanish at the event held on October 14, 2021.

Questions? Please contact College Access Fairfax at @email or Karen Huffman at kshuffman@fcps.edu.

  • Thursday, September 23, 2021   4pm - 4:45pm

Seniors, do you have questions as you are completing your Common Application?  Join the Common App team for a live Q &A. This session is for FCPS students at Bryant, Edison, Hayfield, Lewis, Mount Vernon, South County, and West Potomac high schools. Come with your questions!

A link for the virtual session will be emailed to seniors via their fcpsschools.net account the day of the event.