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:

  • Emily Colton, G03 Development Academy, on her commitment to the University of North Carolina

OCTOBER TIPS on COLLEGE RECRUITING

Below are some time sensitive tips from College Liaison’s, Coach Courtney Drummond (girls) & Coach Sean Gurley (boys) to help you stay on track with the recruiting process:
SENIORS: Be sure to be getting your college applications ready to turn in. Retake SAT or ACT if needed.
JUNIORS: Make sure you have registered with the NCAA Eligibility Center. Prepare for SAT/ACT testing. Take SAT/ACT in Fall/Spring.
SOPHOMORES: Research and identify a list of colleges that you may have interest in. Meet with your counselor to start building your schedule for the next academic year.
FRESHMAN: Meet with your counselor to start building your schedule for the next academic year, look into AP classes.

2017-2018 ACT Test Dates & Registration Deadlines

Test Date Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline Estimated Score Release
September 9, 2017 August 4, 2017 August 5-18, 2017 September 19, 2017
October 28, 2017 September 22, 2017 September 23-October 6, 2017 November 7, 2017
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