Personal College Counseling Questionnaire

Respond to the following questions. Your responses are for your personal information and for you to share with your college counselor.
  1. In which academic area (math, science, history, English, Spanish, etc.) do you do best? Is this subject the easiest for you? Why do you think you do well in this subject?

  2. In which academic area (math, science, history, English, Spanish, etc.) do you do the worst? Is this subject the hardest for you? Why do you think you don’t do well in this subject?

  3. Which academic subject do you enjoy the most? Why do you enjoy it?

  4. Which academic subject do you enjoy the least? Why don’t you enjoy it?

  5. What are your interests outside of school?

  6. What’s something that you’re really good at that no one else knows about?

  7. Do you play any sports or are you involved in any clubs or extracurricular activities?

Adapted from Cabral, Joshua. “Addressing the Needs of First-Generation, College-Bound Students: A Comprehensive 5th–12th Grade Approach.” South Boston Harbor Academy Charter School. 2004

 

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