Mrs. Ann Geissler - Director of Guidance/College Placement
The College Counseling/Placement Office works with students and parents to council and advise students on their college choices. Each student is advised and assisted individually throughout the college process. The College Counseling/Placement Office houses a variety of resources to assist students with post-high school planning. Computer programs and printed materials provide information on colleges and occupations. Even thought the official start of the college process begins early in junior year, the College Placement Office services all students in grades 9-12.
The College Counseling/Placement Office will not only provide materials, it will also assist in all aspects of the college process.
The philosophy of the College Counseling Office is to help students achieve in all areas of growth in their journey towards their college experience. The College Counseling Office will:
- Assist students in the college process throughout their high school career.
- Impart knowledge to students & their families on the current state of college admissions & procedures.
- Guide students in making informed decisions on their college choices.
- Build relationships with local, national, & international schools to increase communication between colleges & Oratory Prep.
- Stay current on trends and information regarding all aspects of college.
- Provide personal and group counseling to students of Oratory Prep.
- Advise students on summer opportunities that will enhance their college & career objectives.
- Assist students in researching and obtaining scholarships.
- Instruct and assist students and parents in Naviance.
- Offer opportunities for students to meet with colleges and admissions staff, through college fairs & visiting representatives.
- Support students and their families throughout the entire process of choosing the best-fit college.
Class of 2017
Carnegie Mellon University
College of St. Elizabeth
College of William and Mary
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Florida State University
George Washington University
Georgia Institute of Technology
High Point University
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Indiana University at Bloomington
James Madison University
John Carroll University
Johns Hopkins University
Loyola University Chicago
Loyola Maryland University
Marymount Manhattan College
Montclair State University
New York University
Penn State University
Point Park University
Ramapo College of New Jersey
Rensselear Polytechnic Institute
Sacred Heart University
St. Bonaventure University
St. Joseph’s University
St. John’s University
St. Michael’s College
Seton Hall University
Stevens Institute of Technology
The College of New Jersey
University of Bridgeport
University of California, San Diego
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Connecticut
University of Dayton
University of Delaware
University of Hartford
University of Maryland
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota Twin Cities
University of New Hampshire
University of New Haven
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
University of Notre Dame
University of Oregon
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rhode Island
University of Richmond
University of Rochester
University of the Sciences
University of Scranton
University of South Carolina
University of Vermont
University of Virginia
University of Washington
Wake Forest University
Washington and Jefferson College
Washington and Lee University
Washington University in St. Louis
William Paterson University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
York College of PA