Submit your FAFSA early. Take your test well. The ACT vs. SAT - infographic overview of the differences between the two tests. it's best to take them both b/c the good colleges require both sat and act
WHAT IT TAKES TO GET INTO COLLEGE. There is no clear-cut pathway to college. A recent survey of college admission officers indicate that some factors do matter more than others, according to the infographic “College Admissions: What Really Matters?