Celene A. Seamen, President
Matthew Brickner, Principal
707 Salisbury Road, Columbus, OH 43204

College Information

College Visitation

  • Juniors are allowed two college visits.
  • Seniors are allowed one college visit and are additionally given a "College Visit Day" on October 10th.
  • A request must be submitted a week in advance to Ms Mendez in the Attendance Office
  • Prior to a visit, students are encouraged to download and review the College Visit Guidelines document.
  • After approval of the college visit, students may download a College Visit Verification Form or pick one up in the Guidance Office.  The top half must be completed and returned to the Attendance Office.


College Visitation Downloads

College Visit Verification Form (PDF) - Required for use during college visit

College Visit Guidelines (PDF)


College Fairs & Information Sessions

University Kentucky Open House - UK and You!

Hilton Columbus at Easton

Tuesday, September 11, 7:00 p.m.

More Information

National College Fair


Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati OH

Sunday, September 23, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

More Information


University of Dayton Open House

University of Dayton

Sunday, September 30 or Sunday November 11

More Information


Suburban College Fair


Otterbein University - Clements Center

Sunday, October 7, 1:00-3:30 P.M.

Registration and Information

Columbus Kiwanis College Fair


COSI - Center of Science and Industry

Tuesday, October 9, 9:00 a.m. - 12:3- p.m. & 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Registration and Information

College Fair for Students with Differences


Gahanna Lincoln High School - Clark Hall

Wednesday, October 10, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Miami University Special Visit Days


Miami University, Oxford, OH

September - November for variety of programs

More Information


Scholarship Resources

College Scholarships:

Fast Web:

Columbus Scholarships:

National Co-Op Scholarships:

Ohio Career Colleges and Schools Scholarships:

Sallie Mae:


Additional scholarships will be regularly updated on Naviance

College Research Resources

Common Application

The Common Application is now open!  Below is a document that provides step-by-step instructions for completing the Common Application.  There are a detailed set of slides that explain each section of the Common App tab, and offer tips and best practices for putting together the most thorough Common App possible.
Remember, not all schools require completion of the Common Application.  You can search here to see which schools in your list require the Common App: Commom Application List
Please feel free  to contact Guidance at any time through your application process.

Access Common Application 

Step-by-Step Instructions


Bishop Ready uses Naviance to help students explore their interests and strengths and develop a course of study that matches long-term goals with an actionable plan.  The Guidance Office will use Naviance to track student college interests and applications, senior transcript request, teacher recommendations, and scholarship opportunities.  Naviance is an excellent tool for college discovery, career evaluation, ACT preparation, and discovering post-secondary opportunities for all students.  Use the Naviance Family Connection to connect to the parent and student portal.  Access Naviance Family Connection.

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