Career and College

Career Center News & Events

Information is being continually updated on these pages so keep checking back!

Colleges have started visiting TJ!
Check out College Visits @ TJ for a printable list of Colleges visiting our school. New school are being added daily!

Our Third scholarship bulletin of the year is ready! Check out Thomas Jefferson’s November Scholarship Guide 2014  is now online!

Monday December 29th is Service Academy Information Night. Students & Parents are invited to learn about the opportunities and admission requirements at  our Nations Service Academies: US Military  Academy at West Point, US Naval Academy at Annapolis, US Coast Guard Academy,U. S. Merchant Marine Academy (King’s Point), and the U. S. Air Force Academy. Check out the Seattle WA Service Academy Night 2014 Flyer.

Check out Other Interesting Opportunities for outreach opportunities at UW and WASU and other places.

  • College Bound Scholarship students please check out the HECB website here
  • Senior Boys: If you are 18 or within 30 days of your 18th birthday you must register with Selective Service. Failure to do so can affect your eligibility for college loans and grants, job training & employment. Register online at or at the Post Office.
  • Please use the resources available on this website together with those available in the career center to help you with 13th year planning. Thomas Jefferson subscribes to two career information and planning websites: Career Cruising ( and WOIS (
  • Please come to the career center for our user name and password for Career Cruising and for the site key for WOIS. Both Career Cruising and WOIS are available from anywhere you have internet access.
  • The career center now has a collection of useful links for college and career planning available at
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Additional Resources:
College Bound Scholars
Letter of Rec-Senior Info SheetCommunity ServiceVolunteer Opportunities

New – College campus tours online.*

*Please note these websites are not part of FWPS and you are leaving our website.


The Career Center is typically open:
Monday – Friday from 7:00 am -3:30 pm.
Appointments are recommended.
Contact Ms Restrepo