“College is a match to be made, not a prize to be won.”
Visit the College and Career Center to search for your perfect match.
Come and explore the College & Career Center!
- We have books that you can check out with topics such as: careers, college guides, college applications, essays, financial aid, test prep, and athletic recruitment.
- We also have brochures, maps, and handouts.
- Need help creating your college list? Make an appointment for assistance.
- Need someone to give you feedback on an essay or resume? Submit a printed copy to the C&CC. (Guidelines posted in the C&CC.)
- Questions? Stop by the C&CC and speak with Mrs. Takahashi. She is here to help all students!
One of our popular reads is a book called Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be by Frank Bruni. Come into the C&CC and literally check it out!
This New York Times article talks about the college admissions process.
Visit Colleges. We strongly recommend that students visit some college campuses before they complete their college lists. There are a wide variety of colleges within a few hours of San Jose, so you can easily visit them on a day trip. There is a pocket guide for choosing colleges available in the C&CC.
Contest for Lynbrook Students - Win $$$
Students from all grades are invited to participate in a contest in Creative Writing, Spoken Word, Digital Media, and Visual Art. We are one of five high schools participating in the contest ...more
For Juniors - UC Application Webinars - Understand the new essay prompts
Freshman summer webinars on the UC Application and the new UC Personal Insight Questions--which are replacing the Personal Statement this year--are now live. Register now for dates beginning in May!
Scholarships to Study Abroad
Partial to full scholarships to study abroad. Summer or full year experiences.
Entrepreneurs! A one-day startup bootcamp on May 15th
Launchpad is a one-day startup bootcamp held on May 15th for Bay Area high school students who have an interest in entrepreneurship.
We’re Stanford students who have launched our own businesses or ...more
Test Prep at Lynbrook
SAT and ACT PREP - BY EXCEL TEST PREP
Excel Test Prep, Inc. offers an intensive program of 12 classes for a total of 40 course hours that includes individual tutoring during the course, enrollment in ...more