Collin & Community Resources
Available Institutional Resources
Many institutional resources are available on our Collin College website:
Financial Aid Office – assistance with federal or state aid, scholarships, work study jobs and student loans.
Personal resources available through Collin College:
- Career Coach – designed to help you find a good career by providing the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings and associated education and training
- Career Services – career counseling and assessments, professional development seminars, career events and job fair, and off-campus student employment
- Counseling – supports and assists enrolled students who have personal issues that impact their college experience
- Disability Services– Accommodations at Collin College for Equal Support Services (ACCESS), committed to the improvement of the quality of academic life for students with disabilities
- Learning Resource Centers/Libraries – numerous resources and helpful reference librarians who are committed to helping you find information efficiently
- Student Handbook – provides the most up-to-date information on student services, resources, and academic planning
Please go to Personal Resources a http://www.collin.edu/studentresources/personal/index.html for more information.
Community and Internet Resources
- Generation TX (http://gentx.org) helps students to understand college and career-ready options after high school graduation.
- Compare College TX (http://comparecollegetx.com) provides an interactive comparison of fees, degrees, student demographics, student to faculty ratio and more.
- College for All Texans (http://www.collegeforalltexans.com/index) gives students and their parents tips for readying for college.
- DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit) – www.dart.org
- Local libraries - http://library.public-libraries.org/county/TX/CollinCounty.html
- Child Care Services for Collin County - https://dfwjobs.com/child-care/child-care-parents
- CCMS (Child Care Management Services) in Dallas County - http://childcaregroup.org/Parents/CCA.html