Kalida High School Guidance Dept.


The following links will provide you with further information on each of the following topics:

Guidance Resources for College Bound Students

KHS Curriculum Guide

(Available in Schoology)

College Search and Financial Information

Visit Vantage Career Center

Information on Colleges in the State of Ohio

Information on U.S. Military Academies

Information on U.S. Armed Forces


This is Kalida High School's School Code. This number is used for ACT, SAT or CEEB information.

College Search and Financial Information

The following links may be helpful for those students looking for information as they begin their college search.

Scholarship Opportunities

Several scholarship opportunities are available to seniors each year. This update will show many of these opportunities. Be sure to check back for updates.

Most Recent Edition

This file is now if .pdf format. You will need Adobe Reader to view the scholarship listing. To download Adobe Reader click the following link. http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

NOTICE: All seniors with thoughts of attending college after graduation are highly encouraged along with their parents to contact their college(s) of choice in October to pinpoint scholarship deadlines.  Most colleges have specific deadlines – usually ranging from mid-November through January – by which students must apply for admission in order to be eligible for university relevant scholarships.  Accessing a college’s website or calling its financial aid office will help to verify these dates.

Federal Student Aid

This is the primary source of information about applying for an education, funding it, and repaying any expenses from that information. It also has links to all pertinent sites that are part of the financial aid process.


College Cost Comparison Tool

This site allows students and/or parents to look up information regarding the costs involved in attending Ohio schools and other selected schools throughout the United States. The site also allows you to compare the costs at up to three schools.


FinAid--The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

This site is the official website of college financial aid administrators all across the United States. FinAid was established in the fall of 1994 as a public service. This award-winning site has grown into the most comprehensive annotated collection of information about student financial aid on the web. Access to FinAid is free for all users.


Education and Career Opportunities System

This is an internet based program that allows students to explore careers and career training at all kinds of colleges and training institutions; to create resumes, portfolios, and application letters; and to store all this information in a "locker" in cyberspace. Students do need to check with the Guidance Counselor for password information.



Allows students easy access to one of the largest and most complete scholarship searches and application tools available.


ACT--Information for Life's Transitions

Allows students to gain information about the ACT organization including on-line registration for the ACT Test.


SAT--College Board--Connect to College Success

Allows students access to information about the College Board organization who is responsible for the SAT Testing program.


FAFSA on the Web

Provided by the U.S. Department of Education, this site allows parents and students to use an on-line form to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) over the Internet.


NCAA Clearinghouse

This site will provide you with information about initial-eligibility at NCAA Division I and II member colleges and universities.



Information on Colleges in the State of Ohio

The following tables will direct you to various Colleges and Universities throughout the State of Ohio. To access the college or university of your choice, simply click on that school's name in the table. The colleges and universities are arranged by type: 4-Year Public, 4-Year Private, 2-Year Community, and 2-Year Technical.
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4-Year Public Universities and Regional Campuses

Bowling Green State University

OSU - Marion Campus


OSU - Newark Campus

Central State University

Ohio University

Cleveland State University

OU - Eastern Campus

Kent State University

OU - Chillicothe Campus

KSU - Ashtabula Campus

OU - Lancaster Campus

KSU - East Liverpool Campus

OU - Southern Campus

KSU - Geauga Campus

OU - Zanesville Campus

KSU - Salem Campus

Shawnee State University

KSU - Stark Campus

University of Akron

KSU - Trumbull Campus

UA - Wayne

KSU - Tuscarawas Campus

University of Cincinnati

Miami University

UC - Clermont

MU - Hamilton Campus

UC - Raymond Walters

MU - Middletown Campus

University of Toledo

Ohio State University

Wright State University

OSU - Agricultural Technical Institute

WSU - Lake Campus

OSU - Lima Campus

Youngstown State University

OSU - Mansfield Campus



4-Year Private Colleges and Universities

Antioch College

Malone College

Art Academy of Cincinnati

Marietta College

Ashland University

Mercy College of Northwest Ohio

Baldwin-Wallace College

Mount Carmel College of Nursing

Bluffton University

Mount Union College

Capital University

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Case Western Reserve University

Muskingum College

Cedarville University

Myers University

Cincinnati Bible College

Notre Dame College of Ohio

Circleville Bible College

Oberlin College

Cleveland Institute of Art

Ohio Dominican College

Cleveland Institute of Music

Ohio Northern University

College of Mount St. Joseph

Ohio Wesleyan University

College of Wooster

Otterbein College

Columbus College of Art and Design

Tiffin University

Defiance College

University of Dayton

Denison University

University of Findlay

Franciscan University of Steubenville

University of Northwestern Ohio

Franklin University

University of Rio Grande

Heidelberg College

Urbana University

Hiram College

Ursuline College

John Carroll University

Walsh University

Kenyon College

Wilberforce University

Kettering College of Medical Arts

Wilmington College

Lake Erie College

Wittenberg University

Lourdes College

Xavier University


2-Year Community Colleges

Cincinnati State Tech. & Community College

Lakeland Community College

Clark State Community College

Lorain County Community College

Columbus State Community College

Northwest State Community College

Cuyahoga Community College-East

Owens Community College

Cuyahoga Community College-Metro

Owens Community College-Findlay

Cuyahoga Community College-West

Sinclair Community College

Edison Community College

Southern State Community College

Jefferson Community College

Terra Community College

Washington State Community College


2-Year Technical Colleges

Belmont Technical College

Marion Technical College

Central Ohio Technical College

Muskingum Area Technical College

Hocking College

North Central State College

James A. Rhodes State College

Stark State College of Technology


Information on U.S. Armed Forces

The following links may be helpful for those students looking for information about the different branches of the United States Military.

Branch of the Military

Official Website

Recruiting Website

Air Force






Coast Guard










Information on U.S. Military Academies

The following links may be helpful for those students looking for information about the academies associated with the different branches of the United States Military.

Military Academy


Air Force Academy


Army -- West Point


Coast Guard Academy


Merchant Marine Academy


Naval Academy



Visit Vantage Career Center

Click below to visit Vantage Career Center. Vantage provides vocational education services to Kalida High School students and the students of several other schools in the area. Not only does Vantage provide vocational services to high school students, but they also provide several adult education options throughout the school year. Click below to visit Vantage Career Center.



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