Capuchino High School


College Application Information

UC Personal Insight Questions


Will be available online August 1st. Complete the UC online application. UC applications must be submitted online between November 1-30.

UC Application and Personal Statement Workshops are available for CHS students.  Please log onto Naviance for dates and times and to sign up!

CSU Applications:

Will be available online October 1st. You can complete the application online. CSU online application – Most applications must be submitted between Oct 1 and November 30.  Check the CSU Mentor page “Application Filing Status Report” for more information.

After submitting an application, don't forget to check your email often and create a portal for each campus applied to. See Campus Admission Specific Practices & Enrollment Resources for more information.


Independent (private) schools:

Most independent schools post online applications on their web sites. See your counselor and check Naviance for application procedure information. You must attend an Independent/Private application workshop.  Due dates vary & independent schools set their own due dates. Most Early Action or Early Decision deadlines are in November.  Check the Common Application website for more information about applying to Independent and Private Colleges and Universities.  Click here for specific Capuchino information for filling out the Common Application.

College Fair

The SMUHSD College & Career Fair is held annually in October.

Representatives from over 100 colleges will be available to answer questions. Plan to attend and have a great time exploring your future options.
Everyone is invited. It’s never to early to research college plans.

Community College Applications:

Seniors who are planning to attend a Community College should apply in early spring. Community College Application Workshops will be held in the spring semester.  Seniors who are planning to attend community college should sign-up for the application workshop on Naviance.

Follow-up workshops for students planning to attend College of San Mateo and Skyline will also be available in the spring.

CSU Application Resources

Step to College

What to List on College Apps?

ISED 150-Orientation to Education (3 units)

ISED 204-Critical Thinking & Decision Making (3 units)