College Counseling

Welcome to Glendale Preparatory Academy College Counseling.  Glendale Preparatory Academy is a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling and complies with the NACAC Statement of Principles of Good Practice.

Every Glendale Prep student has individual counseling sessions with the college counselor beginning his/her junior year.  Parents and students are encouraged to meet with the counselor throughout the college admission process.  College 101 classes are conducted for all juniors throughout the year as well as application and essay writing workshops senior year.

This page is designed as a resource for students, parents and colleges. Below you will find helpful resources and links.

Please contact the college counselor if you have any questions.

Katherine Sarbacker
Director of College Counseling
ksarbacker@glendaleprep.org
623.889.0822 ext. 1504

School Profile

College Acceptances for the Class of 2018 (as of May 29, 2018)

Colleges in Italics represent schools our schools will be attending.
*Indicates acceptance to an Honors Program.

Agnes Scott College, GA
Arizona State University, AZ
Arizona Christian University, AZ
Barrett, the Honors College, AZ
Benedictine University at Mesa, AZ
Brigham Young University, UT
Brigham Young University, ID
Colorado College, CO
Claremont McKenna College, CA
Creighton University, NE
Dixie State University, UT
Eastern University, PA
Emory University, GA
Glendale Community College, AZ
Gordon College, MA
Grand Canyon University, AZ*
Grinnell College, IA
Grove City College, PA
Hendrix College, AR
Iowa State University, IA
Johnson and Wales University, RI
Lawrence University, WI
Lewis and Clark College, OR
McMaster University, Canada
Northern Arizona University, AZ
Ottawa University, AZ
Princeton University, NJ
Purdue University, IN
Queen’s University, Canada
Regis University, CO
St. Mary’s College of California, CA
Scripps College, CA
Seattle Pacific University, WA
Soka University of America, CA
Templeton Honors College, PA
The King’s College, NY
University of Alabama, AL
University of Arizona, AZ*
University of British Columbia, Canada
University of Dallas, TX
University of Guelph, Canada
University of Idaho, ID
University of Minnesota, Morris, MN
University of Oklahoma, OK
University of Richmond, VA
University of Texas, Dallas, TX
University of Victoria, Canada
University of Virginia, VA
Virginia Tech, VA
Wabash College, IN
Washington State University, WA
Whittier College, CA
Whitworth University, WA
Willamette University, OR
Yale University, CT

Upcoming Events: Fall 2018

August 14, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm    Northern Arizona University Application Workshop

August 16, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm    University of Arizona Application Workshop

August 22, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm    Common Application Workshop

August 23, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm    Arizona State University Application Workshop

September 5, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm   Grand Canyon University Application Workshop

September 20, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm   University of Arizona Honors College Workshop

October 2, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm  Arizona State University FAFSA Workshop

Off Campus Opportunities

Ira A Fullerton Schools of Engineering

High school juniors are invited to visit our Tempe campus to discover the different programs an opportunities available to students within the Fulton Schools, and to talk with advisors and faculty about the different degree programs within the college of engineering. We encourage schools to bring their students as a group, but students can also attend individually. Find more information about the event and event registration here.

Customize your in-depth view of ASU

This conference-style event is designed to allow you to explore the opportunities at ASU and get all your questions answered about ASU’s academic programs, involvement opportunities, housing and more.

Create your customized schedule from a variety of workshops and activities: hear about the ASU experience from current students, learn about financing your education, find out what to do after you’re admitted, or see the benefits of living in a residential community. Take part in a campus tour to see classrooms, residence halls and state-of-the-art labs.

There is so much to explore at ASU.
Discover why ASU is right for you.
Learn more here.

SEE@ASU 2018

Application opens February 1st!

See what you can engineerShadow Days

Students in front of a computerDo you have students who wonder what it is like to be an Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering student? Or what a university engineering class is like? Current high school juniors or seniors, and prospective transfer students, can participate in our Shadow Days program, where we can arrange for them to sit in on an engineering class and shadow one of our Fulton Ambassadors through part of their day. Learn more about this program here.

Important Dates and Reminders: 2017-2018

SAT Test Dates & Deadlines

ACT Test Dates & Deadlines

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