Our Mission: to assist students in the development and achievement of their post high school career and educational goals.

Career Center Staff : Martha Zender x5259  Career Voc Guidance / Running Start Coordinator
Career Center Hours: Monday-Friday  7:15 - 3:00
 Career Center Calendar   Dates listed for college visits, field trips and seminars. 
CareerClipper Newsletter


Volunteer Opportunities


S.H.O.C. - Students Helping Our Community
What is S.H.O.C. ? 
Registration Form 
Time Sheet -  or print your report from WVC and turn it in to the Career Center. 
Whatcom Volunteer Center -search opportunities within our community. Get Involved!

Other organizations in need of your help:
Belingham Food Bank                         NW Therapeutic Riding Center
Bellingham Parks and Rec                  Washington Trails Association 
Boys and Girls Club                             Whatcom Mountain BikeCoalition
 Padilla Bay 

Scholarship Web Page -Scholarship Bulletin as well as other scholarship websites and financial aid info & resources.

Summer Scholarship -Offered by the Bellingham Assistance League and worth up to $1,000 towards one academic based camp per student 



College Planning and Research

Career Exploration

College Visit Calendar -college reps coming to SHS and college fairs
CheckoutCollege.com - community and technical colleges in WA state
Project Opportunity- Independent College Search
Best Engineering Colleges
Princeton Review
Next Step U- helpful resources!
Colleges of Distinction
Guide to the Perfect College
20 Questions to ask on your College Tour  
Test Prep: Choosing ACT or SAT 
Tips for students with disabilities 

MYNextMove -search careers, training and education 
WorkSource - job-related information and support   Youth Scholarship
Career Bridge - Search degrees for your career.
Dept of L&I - apprenticeships
S.T.E.M. - science, technology, engineering, math
Careers in Healthcare 
Reality Check- how much $ will you need to earn?
Engineering Disciplines Explained

Other Opportunities                                                                              

Summer Enrichment Opportunities- academic camps .                                                               
Tech Prep - dual credit program 
Get Involved - clubs and activities                                                         
Running Start Program- dual credit program
Gap Year /Study Abroad -a year of growth and exploration 
                Study abroad scholarship available here!
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