Welcome to the Counselor’s Corner! We have created this page to help aid you in the important role you play in students’ lives during the college search process. We hope it will provide you with easy access to everything you need. If you would like an Outreach Advisor to visit your school or, if you need to contact your assigned Outreach Advisor, please visit our Meet Your Outreach Advisor page and look for your school. Thank you for all your support and please feel free to reach out to us anytime!
|August 15||Fall applications Open|
|October 1||FAFSA Open for 2018-19|
|October 23||Summer 2018 Applications Open|
|November 1||Calhoun Scholarship Applications Open|
|February 6||Calhoun Preview Night, Huntsville Campus|
|February 8||Calhoun Preview Night, Decatur Campus|
|March 1||Calhoun Scholarship Application Deadline|
|April 3||Highschool Senior Day, Decatur & Huntsville|
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English — ACT score of 18 or above places into ENG 101
Math — ACT score of 20 or above places into MTH 100 or higher (See Placement Chart)
Reading — ACT score of 20 or above places into ENG 101
Students with Low ACT scores or No ACT scores are able to take our Accuplacer Placement test in order to determine or improve class placement. Accuplacer consists of English (writing sample), Math, and Reading comprehension. This test is not timed, which is more helpful for students. We will accept a combination of ACT and Accuplacer scores for Placement. Students who do not meet these benchmarks should sign up for Bridge or FastTrack. See the FAQ “What is the difference between Bridge and FastTrack?” to determine which program best fits the student.
We facilitate group and individual campus tours. We love for students to connect with us and get a feel for Calhoun’s campus, faculty, and staff. To put in a tour request visit our tours page.
For group tours, use the form at the bottom of the tours page. If you are interested in touring the Huntsville campus, please click “other” under areas to tour and notate “Huntsville Tour” in the comments section.
For individual tours, see the student-guided or staff guided tours section on the tours page for more details. If you have additional questions feel free to email or call your Outreach Advisor!