College Application Resources

It was instilled in us that the only inheritance a poor family can leave is a good education.

-Mildred García, First Latina President at Cal State Fullerton

Latinx Opportunities seeks to empower young Latinx high school students with the resources they need to pursue higher education.

First Steps

Applying to college, especially
as a first generation student
can be extremely stressful.
Latinx Opportunities offers
free resources for those who
do not know where to start.

College Essays

College applications may require students to submit personal statements and other supplemental essays. Latinx Opportunities is here to help students learn how they can write the best college essays that showcase their talents and gain acceptance in the college of their dreams.


Many colleges offer the opportunity to
interview with an admissions representative
or alumnus as part of the college
application process, either on campus or
in your hometown. Some schools
require interviews, other have it as an
option, and some do not offer them.

Application Reviews

Latinx Opportunities is committed to offering FREE college application reviews We review essays, resumes, and any other application materials. We are able to meet with applicants via Zoom, Skype, Google Hangouts, phone call, and/or email. Simply indicate your preferred method of contact when you book your appointment.

Latinx Opportunities offers morning and evening appointments.

Please note: You must have a google account to book an appointment. Should you need to create a free account, you may do so here.

Financial Aid

Applying for financial aid is extremely
important and can be stressful for
Latinx students. Latinx Opportunities
offers free resources about the different
types of financial aid, as well as offering
an extensive list of scholarships students
can apply to.