The John Burroughs High School College/Career Center is open daily between
7:00 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday thru Friday, August through May.
The College/Career Center Staff is available to serve the students of John Burroughs High School as well as the Burbank Community.
Phone: (818) 729-6900 Ext.64901
Fax: (818) 846-0624
Mariela Campos, Career Center Technician - Ext. 64901Kathy DiNapoli, Career Tech. Ed. Technician - Ext. 64902Diana Dysthe, Career Tech. Ed. Counselor - Ext. 64903For more information on our Career Technical Education program, visit the district website at www.burbankusd.org/CTE.
Virtual College Fair, Oct. 26 and 27!
StriveScan and College Wise present a FREE virtual college fair! If you are interested in learning more about colleges and universities, and were unable to attend a physical college fair due to COVID, then this is a great opportunity for you! With over 150 colleges in virtual attendance you are bound to find some new and helpful information in your college search! Click HERE to see the flyer for date, time and registration information!
Virtual College Visits
Virtual college visits are now taking place through the college and career center! Click HERE to see all of the info! If you are interested please make sure to use the registration link or Zoom link code for the virtual meeting! These visits are open to all students and are highly recommended for Juniors and Seniors! Go Burroughs!
- Earn both high school and college credits.
- Choose from a variety of classes, including: Armenian, Animation, Speech, and Child Development.
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Tips for Applying for Scholarships
- Read the eligibility requirements carefully, along with the deadline dates.
- Get a brag sheet from the College/Career Center, fill it out and give it to teachers, a counselor, or anyone whom may be writing a letter of recommendation for you. The earlier you get started, the better. Most scholarships require two or three letters of recommendation.
- Organize your applications, your parent’s financial information, your test scores, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and anything else that is requested.
- Follow instructions to the letter, and make sure that your application is legible.
Proofread your application, or have someone do it for you, and also make a copy of your application for your records.