Path to Higher Education: Apply yourself now


Road map with trip from Center Grove to Bloomington highlighted. Photos for an illustration about college applications Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Scott Roberson / Daily Journal

If you are a local high school senior who’s planning to attend a four-year college but you haven’t gotten around to applying, now would be a good time to start.

Students applying to Indiana University or Purdue University need to submit their applications by Nov. 1. That’s the deadline for students to be considered for most scholarships they might qualify for, and the faster students apply to either university, the faster they will find out whether they’ve been accepted.

About 1,700 seniors typically graduate from local high schools; and if history repeats, about 60 percent of them will go on to college.

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