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Get Ready for College

Free programs that help you:

  • Become a better student
  • Prepare for high school and college
  • Apply to college

Get Ready for College programs are held at Los Angeles Public Library Central Library and branches. Sign up at the library holding the program ASAP - space is limited.

Full-length practice tests: SAT, PSAT, ACT.

Seminars: College 101, Money for College, Roadmap to College, Study Skills 101, Test-Taking Strategies 101, Personal Statement (College Application Essay).

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Get Ready for College is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library in partnership with the Princeton Review. For more information, call (213) 228-7370.