College Information (including NCAA)
Universities and Colleges - consult college catalogs and websites for specific information on admission requirements, programs and services
Students who graduated prior to 2007 can request their transcript by completing the form 2006 and Former Transcript Request
Students who graduated from 2007 to current must request transcripts through Parchment.
- Make sure you have registered and set up your own account on parchment.com. First and last names, birth date and YOUR graduation year must match Western's school records.
- Complete all college applications online. You can use the Media Center or Career Room computers if you don't have computer access at home.
- Complete the transcript request and hand in a College Application Router Form for EACH COLLEGE you have already applied to on Parchment.com. These forms can be found in the Counseling Office or on the link below.
Transcripts requests are processed several times weekly.
College Scholarship Information (CLICK on the links below for College Scholarship Information).
College Visitation Scheduling
Presentations are open to Juniors and Seniors only. Students MUST register for presentations electronically no later than the day before the presentation.
Please do not sign up for more than 5 sessions (we cannot have you out of class often)
You are responsible for all work missed in class.
To sign up, go to the Register link above
YOU MUST SHOW YOUR TEACHER AN ELECTRONIC (PHONE) OR PRINTED COPY OF YOUR SIGN-UP GENIUS CONFIRMATION TO LEAVE CLASS. THIS WILL ACT AS YOUR PASS - BLUE PASSES WILL NOT BE ISSUED! YOU WILL NEED TO KEEP TRACK OF WHICH COLLEGES YOU'VE SIGNED UP FOR, THE DATE, TIME AND ROOM (PLEASE MAKE A NOTE IN YOUR STUDENT PLANNER)
On-site Admissions are open to SENIORS ONLY. It is noted on the Sign-up Genius link which colleges offer on-sites. At least three days before the visit:
Complete a college application from the college's website and pay the application fee (if the fee is waived, this will be noted)
Come to the Counseling Office with the completed application; fill out a blue College Routing Form (check off "Hold my application")
Give both to Mrs. Shurmur; she will print your transcript and hold until the visit
An Admissions Rep will make an on-the-spot decision for admittance to the college
If you have any questions, please contact Laura Lytkowski, Career Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (248)956-4482.
College Application Process
- Must be completed for each school a student needs a transcript sent to.
- Parchment and Common Applications must be submitted BEFORE submitting the Transcript routing form.
SEVENTH Semester TRANSCRIPT Router Form
Walled Lake Western School Profile
Smart Shopping For Colleges
What's new at all of Michigan's Public Universities
National College Fair Information - Site allows students to interact with admission representatives from a wide range of postsecondary institutions to discuss course offerings, admission and financial aid requirements, college life in general, and other information pertinent to the college selection process.
Thinking of Playing a College Sport? Please look over the NCAA website and follow through on all the prompts.You also should set up an appointment with your counselor to discuss your plans. Do so right away!
Additional NCAA Links:
All college-bound prospective athletes must register with the NCAA Clearinghouse. There is a fee that must be paid. Please print all release forms and bring them into the Counseling Office.
Walled Lake Western courses approved by NCAA - Use code 233689
NCAA Resources for Student Athletes
NCAA Frequently Asked Questions
Determine Your Eligibility - Instructions and worksheets to assist you with monitoring your progress in meeting NCAA initial-eligibility standards.
Initial Eligbility for Students with Disabilities - Information for students with disabilities.