Additional helpful resources:

College Search – finding colleges that fit your criteria and interests
Collegeboard
Colleges That Change Lives
Common Application
Fairtest - list of test-optional schools
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. Government College Search Tool


Financial Resources – financial aid, merit and need-based scholarships
CSS/Profile
Fastweb scholarship search tool
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Merit aid search
Tuition Reciprocity: does your state participate?
U.S. Government Financial Aid Toolkit


Industry Information – Performing Arts resources and organizations
Actors Equity - Actors' union
American Federation of Musicians - Musicians' union
Backstage Magazine - Professional theatre resource
Dance Magazine - Resources for dancers
Educational Theatre Association - Theatre and theatre teacher resources
Gypsy Housing - Facebook page for finding short term housing in NYC
Music Therapy - Professional Organization
National Association for Music Education
National Association of Teachers of Singing
Percussive Arts Society - Resources for percussionists
Playbill Magazine - Resource for theatre production, casting, news
Screen Actors Guild - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Theatre Development Fund - Offers discount tickets