Here at LA Galaxy San Diego we are very proud of the environment we create to encourage ALL of our young players to attend college. We are not only very focused on achieving athletic scholarships for our players but we endeavor to ensure all players that progress through our various programs attend and complete a college degree.
Updated monthly, this ‘College Bound’ page is the perfect resource for our college prospects to keep up to date and informed with what actions they need to be taking.
ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT – Adam Allmaras – click here to access
LATEST COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
Congratulations to the following players:
- Madelyn Lauro, G02/01 Development Academy, on her commitment to the University of California Irvine
DECEMBER/JANUARY TIPS on COLLEGE RECRUITING
Be sure to email your college coaches about your upcoming Showcase events and do not forget to send thank you’s after.
SENIORS: Financial Aid (FAFSA) applications have opened up please be sure to complete the application as soon as possible. Applications process for colleges has begun be sure to submit all application on time.
JUNIORS: Review your list of possible schools and narrow them down as you start preparing for showcase events. Email and call these schools to remind them of interested and invite them to watch you play in upcoming games and showcase events. Attend college ID camps when appropriate.
SOPHOMORES:Update your player profile and review your list of possible schools. Be sure to email and call schools of interest to invite them to watch you play in upcoming games and showcase events. Attend college ID camps when appropriate.
FRESHMAN: Make a list of possible schools and research the schools and soccer programs. Begin to email coaches introducing yourself and send your upcoming game schedules as well as your showcase events coming up. Attend college ID camps when appropriate.
2017-2018 ACT Test Dates & Registration Deadlines
|Test Date||Registration Deadline||Late Registration Deadline||Estimated Score Release|
|December 9, 2017||November 3, 2017||November 4-17, 2017||December 19, 2017|
|February 10, 2018||January 12, 2018||January 13-19, 2018||February 20, 2018|
|April 14, 2018||March 9, 2018||March 10-23, 2018||April 24, 2018|
|June 9, 2018||May 4, 2018||May 5-18, 2018||June 19, 2018|
|July 14, 2018||June 15, 2018||June 16-22, 2018||July 24, 2018|
Are you going on a college visit soon? Here are some questions to ask on the visit:
- What is your program’s style of play and how do you see me fitting in?
- How many players have you committed to my recruiting class? And how many are you hoping to commit?
- What is your team dynamic?
- Does your University award academic aid separate from athletic aid?
- What is your graduation rate for your program? Do majority of student-athletes graduate in four years?
LAGSD LATEST COLLEGE COMMITMENTS LIST