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Post-Secondary Resources

Use these resources to provide guidance and support for your mentee after high school.

Understanding Finances

This category has information on mentor/mentee conversations about money, along with resources about payment plans, budgeting, and financial management.

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Post-Secondary Learning Modules
The Post-Secondary Success Program has developed a series of six online modules to be chosen, accessed, and shared by mentor/mentee pairs in their first year after high school. These modules are self-paced online learning modules which can be com...
Communication Guides
Communication Guides are for mentors to help build their knowledge and provide direction for their ongoing support of mentees after high school. A Communication Guide is provided for each of the five pathways below. Mentors may choose to access mult...
Logging into GradSnapp for the First Time
This article is meant to provide you an overview of what it is like to register and log into your GradSnapp Connect student/mentor account. If you have specific questions about GradSnapp, or are experiencing technical issues, please reach out to you...
Navigating GradSnapp
The Post-Secondary Program utilizes a cloud-based management system, GradSnapp, to allow our Program Managers to understand each student's journey by having profiles on each of our program's participants and support a larger number of pairs....
Can Bad Grades Affect Your Financial Aid?
Satisfactory Academic Progress  Some students in college have found out the hard way that getting good grades literally pays. In the world of higher education, academics and financial aid go hand-in-hand. One must keep their grades satisfact...
GradSnapp Connect Dashboard
This article is meant to provide you an overview of your dashboard on GradSnapp. Use GradSnapp to navigate resources, complete tasks, keep track of academic progress, find help for financial aid, and learn more about how you as a pair can best navig...
Navigating Thinkific
The Post-Secondary Program utilizes a third party platform to house our online learning modules, called  Thinkific . This course management system ensures a streamlined learning experience for our participants by allowing us to cu...
Pair Expeditions
Pair Expeditions are informal meetings between pairs during your length of match. While informal, our program has provided you some structure where necessary. Below are 8 different guides that may help you and your mentee have a meaningful meeting.&...
Post-Secondary Resource Database
The Post-Secondary Resource Database includes select information to help plan for life after high school. Use this database to find and learn about: Scholarships which can be used to help pay for college, professional certification programs which ca...
Post-Secondary Success Project Plan & Vision
Through scaffolded activities, The Post-Secondary Success Project Plan & Vision help to build a foundation for a mentee's college and career readiness. This portfolio of work consists of broad-based knowledge and skills that graduates can ...
Planning for the Summer
Make the Most of Summer Break  Summer is an essential part of the college experience, so it's never too early or late to start planning for a summer that will set students up for success.  Over the summer, students can gain experie...
Coming home for Summer Break
Maybe thoughts of coming home and spending time with your family and friends got you through the year away. And hopefully coming home will feel easy and good. But it's also natural for any college student to feel conflicted during their f...
Beyond Scholarships: Supporting Undocumented and Immigrant Students
When supporting undocumented or immigrant students, it’s important to know that there won’t be a single answer or path for all students. Support requires ongoing investigation and collaboration with other service providers and communit...