The CHA Guidance Office is available to advise students along their path to college and beyond. We will be emailing college planning information to you in addition to the helpful resources are also listed below. Please also refer to the College Guidance Checklist as you plan for college. If you have any questions, please contact the Guidance Office.



Transcripts for College Applications

Please drop off this request form to the Adina Pascotescu, Registrar, in the CHA Office. Please allow 2 weeks for processing.
Official Transcript Request Form

Course Selections

Change Course Request Form
Dual Credit Information


Upcoming ACT testing for Grades 10 & 11 at CHA: April 4, 2023

Note: All current sophomores and juniors are automatically registered for the ACT Test on 4/4/23.

To register to take another ACT Test, Click here.
To register to take the next SAT® Test, Click here.

NCAA College-Bound Athletes

If you are interested in competing at an NCAA school, please let the Athletic Director know.

IACAC College Admissions

College Admission Update, compiled by the Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling, includes information from 55 institutions of higher education, from Illinois and throughout the United States. Download information here.  For a list of local College Fairs, see this College Fair Calendar from IACAC.

Christian Colleges

There are many wonderful Christian colleges in the US. To start your search and gather more information, please go to the NACCAP website.

Common Application

The Common App is a way to apply to many colleges and universities. If you would like to investigate are new financial aid and scholarship opportunities available in students’ Common App account. See here for more information.

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Nearly all colleges and universities in the USA use the data from the FAFSA to make financial aid decisions. It is highly recommended that all students fill out the FAFSA in October, particularly those who may attend a college/university in Illinois. The FAFSA is available online at