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Graduation Guide: Planning Tips For High School Seniors

El Centro, California (NAPSI) - There’s good news for seniors about to graduate from  high school. Investing a little time and effort now can pay off when it comes  to planning your future. Here are some tips.

• Talk with your parents, teachers and counselors about your career  goals and get their advice.

• Spend time with people who work in areas of interest to you and  find out what it takes to succeed.

• Put together a résumé you can use when applying for  a job.

• For young men, registration with the Selective Service System is  required by law within 30 days of their 18th birthday.

• This can be done by mail, at a post office or online with a  computer or smartphone. Just visit www.sss.gov and click on the registration  icon.

It is important to remember that registration is required in order to be  eligible for Pell Grants, College Work-Study and Guaranteed Student PLUS  Loans, federal job training and federal jobs.

To learn more about registration, visit www.sss.gov.