College & Career Center

South High School provides a comprehensive college & career planning service.  The College & Career Center is available for student use, providing access to resources for planning and researching post-high-school careers and educational experiences.

DGS College & Career Counselors

Adrienne Nolan

Lavon Robinson


Ann Lichaj (college applications)


Naviance is the career and college planning tool used at Downers Grove South High School. There are many resources in Naviance and all students are required to log into Naviance through our Focus Program. Parents are also encouraged to use Naviance.

User Name: student south high e-mail address
Password: create your own password

Tools and resourses in Naviance

Naviance Family Connection


College Newsletters

College Newsletter  #1 9/1/21

College Newsletter #2 9/17/21

College Newsletter #3 10/1/21


Other College Resources - (if you're considering online college options, here are some resources. Carefully consider online options as not all resources and opportunities may be available as compared to an in person college/university experience.

College Degree Fundamentals
Financial Aid Overview
College Decision Process Considerations 

Virtual College Tours

DGS School Profile - 2021-22

Class of 2022 College Choices

Class of 2021 College Choices
Class of 2020 College Choices