Find students their best college matches

We match students with every U.S. 4-year college to find their best academic and cultural fit.

Finding college matches based on the student's test scores, GPA and preferences

Help families save money and get the best financial aid possible

We automatically estimate a family's net price at every college to find which schools may offer the best financial aid.

Finding colleges with best scholarships and financial aid

Build a balanced list of colleges, see admissions chances, create a plan to get accepted

We estimate a student's admissions chances at every college and help them build a list of options, then create a plan to improve grades and test scores to increase their odds of acceptance.

Improving grades and test scores can increase college admissions chances

All in minutes—and all for FREE!

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Resources & downloads

We offer resources, guides and materials for counselors to help them serve students and parents.

Our content is offered entirely free of charge and is intended to promote financial literacy, improve college access and increase student success.

If you would like additional materials about College Raptor or have specific guides, videos or materials that would be helpful for your students, we are happy to facilitate requests. Just send an email to Chris Paasch, our Marketing and Outreach Specialist: [email protected].

Education experts behind College Raptor

College Raptor has partnered with a number of education leaders and experts to create a platform that serves the needs of all types of students, parents, counselors and campus staff.

Dr. Richard Ferguson

Richard Ferguson

Richard Ferguson served 22 years as the CEO and Chairman of ACT, the most-taken college entrance exam in the United States.

Dr. Ted Sanders

Ted Sanders

Ted Sanders has served as acting Secretary of Education for the U.S. Department of Education and lead statewide school programs in Nevada, Ohio and Illinois.

Michael Barron

Michael Barron

Michael Barron spent more than 45 years in college admissions, including managing admissions at the University of Iowa for nearly three decades.

Dr. Kenneth Craycraft

Ken Craycraft

Ken Craycraft is former chief academic officer and vice chancellor for the Texas State University System.