College / Career Information

Scholarships and College Information

Birmingham Hall Of Fame Scholarship  -  for relatives of the members and/or inducted members of Birmingham Hall of Fame, as well as students who have lived and have roots in the Birmingham Community. See. Mrs. Pultz for Application.


FAFSA Information

Class of 2024:  Free Application for Federal Student Aid for college (Seniors will fill out).  There is no charge to complete. All students attending college are encouraged fill out. Use 2022 tax information when completing. Limited funds, apply early!

FAFSA Presentation

Federal Student Aid Program Information

Financial Aid Glossary

FAFSA Help Website


FAFSA Night at Cardinal Stritch - January 16, 2024 - More info to come!

We will be hosting a FAFSA Night with a financial aid advisor from BGSU to assist parents and students with learning about and filling out the FAFSA. Students MUST sign up via this form (coming soon). Seats are limited.


If attending, please be sure to bring the following items for FAFSA completion:

  • Student and Parent(s) 2022 Federal Tax Returns
  • Student and Parent(s) Social Security Numbers
  • Records of Untaxed Income
  • Cash, savings and checking account balances
  • Investments other than home in which you live
  • FSA ID log in information for students and parents if completed
  • A permanent email address for BOTH the parent and student. Students cannot use their high school email address.

Lourdes University FAFSA Night

High school seniors and their families are welcome to attend. Students who do not plan on attending Lourdes are still invited to participate. Light refreshments will be provided before the presentation begins and there is no cost to attend.

Lourdes University plans to cover the following topics and more:

-Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

-Explaining how the prior-prior year process works

-Explanation of the various types of federal and state aid available-Tips for scholarship searches

-How to compare costs after aid is offered from different schools

On-Campus College Visits

The United States Navy - September 21st - Lunch time

Malone College - October 19th - 9:00- 9:30

Miami University of Ohio - October 19th - 10:00 - 10:45

John Carroll University - October 19th - 2:00- 2:30


College Nights 

High School Testing Day - Info coming soon on PSAT Testing Day

College/Career Exploration Day - Info coming soon

Junior Parent Night - Date TBD

At least one junior parent/guardian and junior students are required to attend Junior Parent Night. We will be handing out important information on End of Course Tests and results, and information on graduation requirements and pathways. Representatives from local colleges will also be attendance and will be providing information on topics such as Navigating the College Search, Investigating Special Programs, Financial Aid, Admissions Process, and Scholarships.

Navigating the College Search Presentation

Admissions Process Presentation

Scholarship Opportunities Presentation

Financial Aid Presentation

Investigating Special Programs Presentation


College Credit Plus Information Night - Date TBDAny Freshman/Sophomores/Juniors interested in taking College Credit Plus courses next year are REQUIRED to attend the College Credit Plus Meeting with their parent(s)/guardian(s). University of Toledo Account and Application LinkCCP Night HandoutOhio Department of Education Resource for Nonpublic School FamiliesOhioHigherEd College Credit Plus ResourceOH|ID Account PortalOH|ID Create Account Help HandoutOH|ID Launch Application Help HandoutCollege Credit Plus Funding Application Manual


Class of 2025

The Cardinal Stritch Class of 2025 will take the ACT-Prep Course at Stritch and will be given the State-Funded ACT Test in school. Cardinal Stritch will be handling the registration paperwork. On test day, students will test from roughly 8:15 am -12:00 pm and be dismissed after testing. The school will not be providing transportation for this early dismissal.


College and Career Searches

Sites to search for careers, majors, colleges, financial aid and scholarships, help with applications, ACT/SAT prep, and more!

Ohio Means Jobs website provides information on careers, colleges, scholarship searches, and more!

U.S. Department of Education's website provides a college search with information on college costs, graduation, and more.


Career/Major Inventories and Searches

A career/major inventories and searches provide students with questionnaires and aligns the results with possible careers and majors of interest. This is a great place to start if students are unsure of career/major.


ACT Prep Courses Offered Off CSCHS Campus

Stars ACT Prep Course offers programs throughout the school year to assist with preparing for and taking the ACT. Stars also provides SAT Prep Courses as well. Click here for more information


SAT Prep

Link to SAT website providing some SAT prep. Take a look at the Khan Academy Official SAT Practice, Daily Practice App, Practice Tests, Sample Questions, and Inside the Test to start out!


Ohio Department of Education ACT/SAT Prep


Other ACT Prep