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Career Center


Contact:  Dr. Jocelyn Chavez   Email  Phone Ext. 6144

Make an appointment today with Mrs. Emperador or Mrs. Sowards to find out if you are on track for college!
Need answers about what college is right for you or how to pay for college? Then you have come to the right place! The Career Center can answer questions with the latest information regarding the college application process, financial aid, SAT and ACT waivers and test dates, events in the community and surrounding areas, scholarship opportunities, and many other useful tools for college or career paths including the military. Stop by today and see what the Career Center can do for you!

SAT/ACT fee waivers:

Attention juniors and seniors! SAT and ACT fee waivers are here! If you need one, please see Dr. Chavez in the Library, Rm. 144.


For the most recent scholarship list, click on the "news" link at the top of this page

TO SEARCH-Use these websites to create an account and search for scholarships 
National College Resource Foundation - website to reuse scholarship information!!


Members of our U.S. Armed Forces visit Galt High School on a regular basis. Come to the Career Center or find them on the quad during lunch.

NAVY (Wednesdays) - 9245 Laguna Springs Drive, Suite 165, Elk Grove, CA
(916) 691-0213

ARMY (Tuesdays) - 9245 Laguna Springs Drive, Suite 160, Elk Grove, CA
(916) 684-1571

MARINES (Thursdays) - 9245 Laguna Springs Drive, Suite 170, Elk Grove, CA
(916) 686-1332

AIR FORCE (Mondays) - 6624 Laguna Blvd, Suite 116, Elk Grove, CA 95758
(916) 705-3548

November 2019 Announcements (Dr. Chavez)

ASVAB Interpretation: November 7 Galt: 8:15, Library; Liberty Ranch: 11:50, Main Lab


SAT/ACT tests: Dec test date is the last chance for seniors to take these tests. ACT: Dec 14; SAT: Dec 7


UC/CSU application instructions:  We must use “semester” as the school type.  Application assistance is offered after school, 3:15-5pm on Nov 14, Rm 88 at GHS and Nov 18, Rm 143, LRHS.  Students can also get help with the applications from all counselors.


CRC Application Workshop: Nov 13 at both schools.  8:15 GHS, 10:50 LRHS.  Sign up with Ms. German (GHS) or Ms. Luitze (LRHS)


Fee waivers: SAT and ACT fee waivers available for those who qualify. Maximum allowed is 2 fee waivers total for each test. Any questions, see Dr. Chavez


Scholarships: Posted on Dr. Chavez’s door and on the LRHS and GHS websites. Local scholarships will be coming in January.


College Visits: Sign up with Ms. Luitze (LRHS) or Ms. German (GHS).  You can also sign up with Mrs. Siegalkoff in the Library at GHS.




CSU applications: Oct 1-Nov 30

UC applications: Nov 1-30

Private colleges/universities: varies. Look at website for deadlines and details.  Some will use Common Application but not everyone is a member of this service.

SAT/ACT: no later than DECEMBER of senior year

Community Colleges: applications starting late February

FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid): Oct 1, 2017-Mar 2, 2018.


For questions or more info, see Dr. Chavez or email: