• COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS

    TRANSCRIPTS/ LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION

     

     

    KNOW YOUR DEADLINES!

     

     

    STEP 1: Bring Transcript Request Form to the School Counseling Office

     

    PLEASE READ: We have Green Transcript Release Forms available outside the School Counseling Office. We would like students to use the green forms (rather than print a white copy off the website) for tracking purposes. Please remember you need a Transcript Release Form for EACH SCHOOL you are applying to. Parent signature required for all students under the age of 18.

     

     

    STEP 2: Log into Naviance Student

                          - Go to Loudoun Valley website

                         

                          - Click "School Counseling Tab"

                         

                          - Click Naviance Student Link- then click blue Naviance Student link

                         

                          - USERNAME: STUDENT ID   PASSWORD: 6- DIGIT BIRTH DATE

     

     

    STEP 3: Are you applying with the Common Application? If so, watch this video on how to sync your Common Application account with Family Connections. If you are not applying with the Common Application, log directly into Family Connections.

     

     

    STEP 4: Does the college/ university require a letter of recommendation? If yes...

     

    Counselor--> Submit Student Insight Sheet and Parent Insight Sheet to your counselor (must be submitted 2 weeks prior to your deadline)

                         

    Teacher--> Watch this video for more information on how to request the letter via Family Connections

     

     

    STEP 5: Send official copy of standardized test scores- SAT scores www.collegeboard.org ACT scores www.actstudent.org