Parents, we understand. The idea of your child applying to college can seem daunting. The paperwork, the process, the terminology—it's like entering a new world, especially if you've never been to college. But don't worry. Here in Lemoore, West Hills College has your back and is prepared to guide your child every step of the way.
Breaking Down the Application Process
A college application can appear like a complex puzzle at first look, but we guarantee—it's not as scary as it seems. Our West Hills College Lemoore admissions team is always ready to assist students and answer any queries they might have. Our experienced staff are pros at demystifying complex procedures and can help your child navigate the specifics of transcripts, essays, and recommendation letters. We've simplified the process into smaller, manageable parts so your child won't miss a step.
Financial Aid and Scholarships: Making College Affordable
How to pay for college is often a big concern. But did you know there are resources available to help? At West Hills College Lemoore, we walk students through the process of applying for financial aid and scholarships and help them utilize these opportunities. Regardless of your current financial situation, a college education can be affordable, and we're here to show your child how to make it a reality.
Speaking Your Language
We greatly value the diversity of our students and their families. For our Hispanic community members, we assist in Spanish to ensure you and your child can fully understand every step of the application process. Communication should not be an obstacle to education. We aim to make you feel comfortable and supported as you embark on this exciting phase of your child's life.
Encouraging Cultural Identity
We understand the fear that college might create a cultural gap in your family and the worry that your child could grow distant from their heritage. At West Hills College Lemoore, we encourage students to embrace and maintain cultural identities while excelling academically. Our diverse student body and inclusivity initiatives help ensure every student feels acknowledged, heard, and supported.
Offering Career Guidance
Apart from the application process, we're committed to supporting our students throughout their college journey. Our devoted Career Services department provides advice to help students align their academic pursuits with career goals. From internship opportunities to job placement preparations, we're there for your child at every critical stage of their college-to-career progression.
Parents, let's work together to make the dream of a college education a reality for your child at West Hills College Lemoore. From paperwork to scholarships, we'll navigate it all together. Your involvement in this journey is crucial, and we pledge our full support every step of the way.
Learn more about us here. Let's make this dream come true together!