About School Guide

Established in 1935, School Guide is a comprehensive directory of four- and two-year colleges, nursing and business schools located in the United States. 


School GuideWhat’s in a School Guide?

  • Listings for every accredited four-year and two-year college in the United States.
  • Regional editions include nursing and business & career schools.
  • Comprehensive Financial Aid info including tuition tax credits, grants, loans and state aid.
  • College Planning Guide
  • Cross reference section of majors
  • Red and White Student Response Cards
Who gets copies of School Guide?
Copies are requested and distributed to college bound high school students through their guidance offices.
How many copies of School Guide are printed?
This year, 350,000 copies will be printed and distributed at more than 4,000 high school guidance offices.
What are Regional Editions?
Specialized information for students in a particular geographic area makes each School Guide edition different.
2013 Regional Editions of School Guide
  • New York City Metropolitan Area (Manhattan, Bronx, Staten Island, Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster Counties)
  • Long Island (Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk Counties)
  • Upper New York State (North and West of Poughkeepsie)
  • New England (Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine)
  • Connecticut
  • New Jersey
  • Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania
  • Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania
  • Delmarva (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, DC)
  • Ohio-Michigan-Indiana
  • Chicago-Milwaukee Areas
  • Florida, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Islands
Attention Guidance Counselors: 
Call 800-433-7771 or Email info@schoolguides.com if you would like to request copies of School Guide. 
Attention College Representatives:
Call 800-433-7771 or Email info@schoolguides.com if you would like information about advertising in any of these editions.