College and Career

HHS Visitor Schedule (College, Military, & Career Reps)

 Welcome to the College and Career Website!

Whether your plans for life after Homewood High School involve attending a four-year or two-year college, serving in the military, or joining the work force, this site will provide helpful resources.  Please use the tabs on the left to navigate through the site.

Feel free to contact the HHS College & Career Counselor,
Elaine Meeks, with questions or to schedule an appointment -- or 205-871-9663.  The Guidance fax number is 205.423.2493.

College and Career Handbook
Detailed information about the college and career planning process

Common Application
Resources for creating and managing an applicant account on the Common App website

Cappex - Your College Decision Headquarters
Find Colleges and Scholarships

Potential Magazine - Parenting Teens to Achieve
This publication is free and is full of resources about scholarships, test prep, choosing the right college, and much more.  Check it out today!

Upcoming Events

Road to College
* free event at the Homewood Public Library for high school students & parents
* Tuesday, August 21st at 6:00 p.m.
* Get help understanding the college application process
* Admissions counselors from 18 colleges & universities will be present to answer questions -- UA, AU, UAB, UAH, Troy, Jeff State, Samford, Birmingham-Southern, Montevallo, and more!

NACAC National College Fair
* free event for all high school students and parents
* Sunday, September 16th from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
* 300+ colleges will be represented plus attend sessions on picking a major, getting financial aid & scholarships, and completing college applications
* for more information and to register ahead of time (recommended!), click here