Quick links + Resources
Naviance. Use Naviance to see GPA/SAT scores, take career inventory tests, view/update your college list, store/send documents in eDocs and request letters of recommendation. Login. Email: OSIS, Password: BDAY in 01012001 format. Parent access. Your child must register you as a parent with your name and email address. They should go to "Edit Profile" and click on "Add Parent." Then email Ivy to request that the parent account be activated.
Collegeboard. Use Collegeboard to research colleges, do practice assessments for the PSAT/SAT, register for SAT/SAT IIs, and send SAT scores to colleges. Login. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Password: Your Choice. SAT Registration. All sophomores and juniors will take the PSAT/SAT annually at UA Maker. Seniors who wish to retake the SAT or take SAT IIs can register here. If you need a voucher to afford an exam, see Ivy.
CUNY Portal. CUNY is the public university system for New York City, providing in-state tuition rates for all students. All students will use the CUNY Portal to apply to (up to) 6 CUNYs.
Common App. Students applying to private schools will use the Common Application.
ACCESS-VR. Are you a student (parent, or sibling) with a disability who would like one-on-one assistance pursuing a career and/or applying and paying for college? ACCESS-VR can help you. Completed intake paperwork can be returned to Ivy in the College Office.
STUDENT QUICK LINKS
To convert your GPA to a 4.0 scale, click here.
To convert your new SAT score to its old SAT score equivalent, click here.
To see if you are EOP eligible, click here.
Fall 2019 rep visits
College Representatives from around the country will visit juniors and seniors at UA Maker throughout the year. Sign up for Rep Visits on the College Office bulletin board (most will take place in the makerspace).
Seniors-- definitely attend the presentations given by colleges you want to apply to-- this is an excellent way to demonstrate your interest.
Thursday, 9/19, 1:45PM, Colorado College (private, out of state)
Monday, 9/23, 1PM, Hobart William Smith College (private, upstate NY)
Monday, 10/7, 1:45PM, SUNY Oneonta (public, upstate NY)
Thursday, 10/17, 1:45PM SUNY FIT (public, NYC)
Friday, 10/18, 1PM, University of Rochester (private, upstate NY, *SAT optional)
Monday, 10/21, 11AM, Skidmore College (private, upstate NY)
Monday, 10/21, 1PM, Albright College (private, Pennsylvania)
Tuesday, 10/22, 1PM, Trinity College (private, Connecticut)
Coming soon: SUNY Oswego, Tufts University, CUNY Macaulay Honors Program, Lincoln University, St. Lawrence University, Utica College, Sage College of Albany… and more!
Upcoming events, trips and fairs
UPCOMING EVENTS, TRIPS AND FAIRS
COLLEGE FAIRS/ UA MAKER FIELD TRIPS
Thursday, Oct 10, SUNY College Fair, Jacob Javitz Center, 12-3PM
Monday, Oct 21, NYSACAC College Fair at St. Joseph’s College, 10-11AM
CITYWIDE COLLEGE FAIRS
Saturday, September 28th, 2019, 10-5PM, Black College Expo- Medgar Evers College. $8. Register here.
Sunday, October 13th, 2019, 1-4PM. NACAC STEM College Fair. All students/families register on their own here.
Tuesday, November 12th, 2010, 6-9PM. NACAC Performing and Visual Arts College Fair. All students/families register on their own here. Bring your portfolio!
All Fall SUNY College Fairs and Info Sessions listed here.
UA MAKER TRIPS + EVENTS
Fall SAT Prep with A-List started Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Wednesday, September 11th, 2019, Senior Family Night
Wed-Friday, Oct 23-25th, 2019, Upstate College Trip (Albright College, Lafayette College, University of Rochester, Syracuse, Union College. SUNY Albany)
Wednesday, Oct. 16, SAT School Day (seniors only)
Thursday, Oct. 17, College Essay workshop with Intersection
CUNY Lock In, FAFSA Night and Common App dates here.
Director of College & Career Counseling
(212) 225-0890 x 4082
High School CEEB code: 331184
The Urban Assembly Maker Academy
College and Career Office
411 Pearl Street, Room 408
New York, NY 10038