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What is Naviance?


Naviance is a web-based research and planning tool for students, parents, and guidance counselors. The website manages individual students as they move through the entire college planning, application, and decision process. Through Naviance counselors and students can communicate about upcoming deadlines and important notices.



Through Naviance's EDocs our college advisor electronically submit transcripts, letters of recommendation, and other important application documents to the SUNY/private colleges to which our seniors apply. Naviance will be seniors' first and most important resource for college planning.  



12th grade students and families: Please head to and login with your credentials to gain access to Naviance, a wonderful online portal that will make applying to colleges so much easier, and helps you and myself keep track of your progress and applications. Students will be creating their logins in school.



**12th grade parents, if you would like your own Naviance account to monitor your child's progress, please contact me at [email protected] for your access code.




If you are applying to colleges/universities using the Common Application, follow these steps to link your Common Application with Naviance. You MUST link your Common Application to your Naviance account in order for transcripts and recommendation letters to be sent.


See the video below for step by step directions on how to do so:




If your Common Application account and Naviance account do not “match”


  1. An explanation for the unsuccessful match should be given in the “Common App Account Matching” box
  2. If it says you need to complete the FERPA”
    • Login to your Common Application account
    • Click on “My Colleges”
    • Choose one of the colleges you plan to apply to
    • Click on “Recommenders & FERPA”
    • You must complete all of the questions in the “education” section
    • Click on the link to complete the FERPA waiver
    • Agree to the terms to waive your right to view letters of recommendation
    • Return to your Naviance account and repeat the steps listed above


If problems persist, contact Ms. Delgado at [email protected] for further assistance.