College Corner

NYS Higher Education Services

New York State resources to help you plan for college!

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Fill out your FAFSA today!

You can begin filling out your FAFSA on October 1! It’s easier to complete the FAFSA form if you gather what you need ahead of time. Review the link below to find out what you need!

7 Things You Need Before Filling Out the FAFSA® Form – Federal Student Aid

Need more information, or help filling out your FAFSA form? Click the link below for more information!

Filling Out the FAFSA® Form | Federal Student Aid

Library Resources


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Live Guidance Counselors: Connect with live, online college guidance counselors ready to assist with every stage of the college application process. From filling out applications to crafting essays, navigating financial aid, and acing admissions interviews, our expert counselors provide personalized guidance to help patrons reach their higher education goals.

Expert Review for Admissions Essays: Enhance the quality and effectiveness of college entrance essays with the writing lab; Receive personalized, comprehensive feedback to improve your essays.

Application Resources: Elevate your college application with essential resources for success including SAT/ACT prep materials, essay writing guides, recommendation letter tips, and more.

Financial Aid Resources: Discover scholarships, loans, and expert FAFSA guidance to achieve your higher education goals.

Admissions Interview Resources: Ace your college interviews and secure a spot at their dream college.


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Career Cruising
Explore careers that match your interests, search for schools that offer the education and training you need, find financial aid programs and much more.


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COHS: Career Online High School
Patchogue-Medford Library offers young adults/adults in Suffolk County the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certification online through Career Online High School. Click the link above and visit their website for more info!


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Career & College Counseling

The Miller Business Center at Middle Country Public Library will be offering Career & College Counseling remotely. At this time, this service is available to patrons with valid library cards at their local library.

Please allow 24-48 hours for your request to be answered. Based on your request, you will be contacted by a Career Counselor via e-mail. The counselor will work with you regarding your request and the best means of communication between you and the counselor. Your request will be processed in the order that it is received.

Online Resources

Check out College Transitions, a team of counselors, academics, and former admission officers. As the only admissions consulting provider with an active research agenda in higher education, we leverage our quantitative background, professional network, and inside knowledge to help students identify good-fit schools and gain a competitive advantage in the admissions process. Over the past decade, College Transitions has supported thousands of applicants, helping them secure admission at more than 500 of the most competitive colleges and universities in the U.S. and abroad.

College Transitions | College Admissions Consulting

Thinking about attending an online college? Check out colleges that offer laptops and tablets as part of their curriculum!  

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Information on over 7,000 colleges/universities including school rankings,  financial aid, careers and more!


Research colleges you’re interested in: 

College Prowler
College Navigator
College Board
College Majors 101


Find out about other scholarships:
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Project on Student Debt
Cappex Scholarships
Nursing Student’s Guide to Debt-Free Education



Other great college related sites:

Project Gutenberg - Yale University Library eBooks - Yale University Library Research Guides at Yale University

Save on Books! Always visit sites like Project Gutenberg and Google Books to check if free ebooks are available online!





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