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High School West Counseling Center News



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Get information for Half Hollow Hills High School West Counseling Center right on your phone; not on handouts. On your iPhone or Android phone, open your web browser and go to the following link:

For seniors (Class of 2019): rmd.at/hswest19 or text the number 81010 the message @hswest19

For juniors (Class of 2020): rmd.at/hswest20 or text the number 81010 the message @hswest20

For sophomores (Class of 2021): rmd.at/hswest21 or text the number 81010 the message @hswest21

For freshmen (Class of 2022): rmd.at/hswest22 or text the number 81010 the message @hswest22

College News

Admission representatives from colleges and universities all over the country come to High School West. During these visits, the reps tell our students and counselors all about the school, their programs, and any new information. Keep up to date on the latest information by visiting the guidance website.

Did You Know...


SUNY Albany (Albany, NY): The UAlbany Advantage is your advantage! Personalized experience with limitless opportunities! Undergrad research, small classes, internship opportunities, individual student success teams, public engagement, global education, entrepreneurship opportunities, and leadership training.


Pace University (NY, NY) is ranked #1 best undergraduate theatre program in New York State for 2018, #3 environmental law program, and is in the top 15% of US colleges that provide the best return on tuition investment!!

SUNY Cortland (Cortland, NY) offers 64 majors, ranging from art to athletic training, they just spent 170+million dollars in new construction and renovation since 2011, 73 percent graduation rate, one of the highest of any SUNY comprehensive college, and they offer 40+ study abroad programs!!


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