Parent's Corner

Course Selection (New Britain/Meriden) - UBMS suggested listing of courses students should take throughout their high school career to prepare them for college/college admissions, tailored toward New Britian and Meriden students.

Course Selection (Middletown) - UBMS suggested listing of the courses students should take throughout their high school career to prepare them for college/college admissions, tailored towards Middletown students.

College Application Timeline (Class of 2017) - A suggested timeline for UBMS seniors and parents for the college application process.

College Prep Checklist - A comprehensive guide to preparing for college.

Financial Aid Resources

Financial Aid Step-by-step for 2016-2017 year - A step by step guide for students and parents on how to apply for financial aid during the 2016-2017 year.

finaid.org - This page provides a free, comprehensive, independent, and objective guide to student financial aid.

FAFSA - Official website for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This site can be used for filing the FAFSA.  It links to FAFSA4caster where families can get an early estimate of their eligibility for federal student aid.

CSS Profile - Official website the CSS Profile. Another financial aid application that is primarily designed to give private member institutions of the College Board a closer look into the finances of a student and family. It is much more detailed than the FAFSA.  Only certain institutions require the Profile.

SALT - Money knowledge for college - and beyond!

College Affordability Guide - Provides great and clear information regarding options on reducing college costs and highlights high quality, affordable higher education.

Other Resources

TRiO History and Advocacy - COE - A background of TRiO programs and link to its advocacy organization, the Council for Oppotunity in Education.

Middletown Public Schools

Maloney High School

Platt High School

New Britain High School