College Information

PDF Document2022-23 Walled Lake Western School Profile

To sign up for Fall College Visit Presentations
(Held virtually at Western); MUST use Sign Up Genius.

PDF DocumentClass of 2023 College Planning Guide

Parchment Instructions
For seniors to request transcripts be sent to colleges/universities

College Criteria Comparison ACT/SAT/GPA sheet
Comparison of colleges/universities in the state of Michigan

External LinkUniversities 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


  1. Make sure you have registered and set up your own account on  First and last names, birth date and YOUR graduation year must match Western's school records.
  2. Complete all college applications online.  You can use the Media Center or Career Room computers if you don't have computer access at home.
  3. Complete the transcript request and hand in a College Application Router Form for EACH COLLEGE you have already applied to on  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 Scholarship Information (by date)

College Scholarship Information (by alpha)


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.

External Link2020 College Visit Schedule

2020 College Admissions Rep. Contact Information

If you have any questions, please contact Michele Abele, Career Development, at  or call (248)956-4482.

College Transcript Routing Form (2021-2022)


SEVENTH Semester TRANSCRIPT Router Form 

Brag Sheet for Letter of Recommendation

External LinkCommon App Step By Step Guide

External LinkFASFA Step By Step Guide

PDF DocumentSmart Shopping For Colleges
PDF DocumentWhat's new at all of Michigan's Public Universities
External LinkNational 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! 

External LinkNCAA Eligibility Center Webpage

Additional NCAA Links:

External LinkNCAA Eligibility Registration

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.

External LinkWalled Lake Western courses approved by NCAA - Use code 233689

External LinkNCAA Resources for Student Athletes

External LinkNCAA Frequently Asked Questions

External LinkDetermine Your Eligibility - Instructions and worksheets to assist you with monitoring your progress in meeting NCAA initial-eligibility standards.

External LinkInitial Eligbility for Students with Disabilities - Information for students with disabilities.