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Recorded Workshops & Presentations

2023 - 2024 Recorded Workshops and Presentations

Recorded Workshops

  • Financial Aid:  What You Need to Know, Jan. 2024  Powerpoint and the recording
  • Senior Advisory Workshops via Zoom
         Early Action/Early Decision from 9/11    Link to recording ppt  (8 minutes)
         Letter of Recommendation from 9/12    Link to recording; ppt (15 minutes)
         Common Application Tips and Tricks, including How to Write About Activities.  Link to recording;  ppt. (11 minutes)
         Financial Aid for 12th graders  Link to recording; ppt (17 minutes)

  • UC PIQ workshop, May 15. Learn about the University of California's Personal Insight Questions: what are they? how to approach them? and tips and tricks. Link to the recording (You must be logged into your smuhsd email)
  • Common Application Essay workshop, May 12. Learn about the Common Application's essay requirement. (Common App is the portal many private and out of state 4 year colleges use to collect student applications.) Link to recording.
  • San Mateo Community College District Transfer program, March 15, 2023. Learn about the transfer process from a local community college to a 4 year college. Link to the recording.
  • Creating a College list ppt and handout
  • Community College Opportunities, Degrees/Certificates, and Transfer Information Link to ppt


  • April:  10th/11th Grade Life After Hillsdale ppt.
  • 9/23 12th Grade Senior kNight ppt
  • September: Ms. Burtness' UC PIQ ppt