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High School Counselor Resources

Welcome to the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education's resource page for high school counselors! Our goal is to enhance college access by providing resources to support our counselors as they help students on their higher education journey. As a partner for counselors across the state, the CHE Office of Student Affairs is committed to supporting your efforts in shaping the academic and personal growth of students as they pursue their higher education dreams. 

Palmetto Fellows Late Award Workshop and Digital Transition Information

The Palmetto Fellows Scholarship application process is going digital beginning with Class of 2024 late applications! CHE Student Affairs hosted four virtual workshops tailored for high school counselors to delve into the new digital application process for PFS, specifically focusing on how the late applications can be successfully submitted electronically. If you missed the scholarship, check out this archive video for an opportunity to learn more about navigating the new process! For any inquiries about the workshops, please contact:

  • Ms. Kathryn Harris, Program Manager for State Scholarships, at or (803) 856-0738 or
  • Ms. Tanya Weigold, Program Coordinator for State Scholarships, at or (803) 856-0672

Featured Videos:

College Goal Site Coordinator Training 

College Goal                


NEW FAFSA Explained Series (FSA ID)


(Worksheets can be found under NEW FAFSA Tab below) 

SC CAN GO College Access Events and Campaigns

SC CAN GO, facilitated by the CHE Student Affairs Office, is a campaign designed to promote a college-going culture for students in our state, and also raise needed college access awareness. Each year, SC CAN GO facilitates access-related events such as College Application Month in the Fall, College Goal SC in the winter and spring, and College and Career Decision Day each May.

Visit the SC CAN GO web page to learn more and to sign up for events.

College Process Ambassador Program

Visit the CHE College Process Ambassador Page to see current Ambassadors and learn about the application process.

State Scholarship Info and Resources