Master the College Search
View Live and Recorded presentations to understand:
- How to Evaluate and Select the Right College/University for you
- The impact of COVID-19 on the admissions process
- Financial Aid 101-How to pay for a college education
- First generation students-Campus support and assistance for success
- NCAA – The Making of a Successful Scholar Athlete
These sessions will be recorded and posted to view but you must be logged in to the event site. You can do so at the top right corner of this page. This site will remain available to you until the COVID-19 crisis is over. You can come back and watch recordings as many times as you would like.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
- 5:00 PM
Criteria for Evaluating and Comparing Colleges for a “Right Fit”
This session is designed to provide students with tools and resources to assist them in evaluating, comparing, and selecting a college/university. The presenters will share resources and information on 13 important factors involved in making decisions in both areas. By the end of the session, students will walk away with tangible next steps to move them closer to selecting a college and a major that is the right fit for their interests, goals, and values.
Thursday, October 15, 2020
- 5:00 PM
Financial Aid 101 - Show Me the Money
The published price of a college or university tells only part of the full story of how much it might cost to attend. This session will describe the landscape of financial aid available and tools that can be used to obtain a preview of what your actual cost to attend could be. Sometimes the most expensive colleges offer the best financial aid. Additionally, other resources will be shared regarding obtaining other financial resources to pay for your education.
Friday, October 16, 2020
- 12:00 PM
First Generation Students…Resources + Support = Success!
If you would like to find out how to make the most of your Freshman year at an HBCU student join us. We will share resources; clubs, service groups and other activities that help to balance your transition to college. We will also discuss ways to connect with faculty and staff in the form of mentoring and additional support. It is important to feel a part of your new college community, these resources and suggestions will help.
Saturday, October 17, 2020
- 11:00 AM
Successfully and Safely Navigating College During COVID-19
This presentation is designed to discuss and share critical advice and suggestions designed to assist you to keep healthy and safe during the current COVID-19 environment while navigating successfully through different instructional platforms (i.e. distance learning, hybrid environment, and classroom settings).
- 2:00 PM
NCAA and the Collegiate Athlete…Be Prepared and Know
This presentation is designed to educate prospective student athletes, their families and high school administrators about the initial-eligibility process for National Collegiate Athlete Association (NCAA) Divisions I and II schools. Some topics discussed during this webinar will be: Parent/family involvement; Initial eligibility/grade level activities; Social media and student deportment; Core courses and GPA; NCAA Divisions; Time management; Sports related careers, Recruiting Terms and Calendars, etc.
Explore Your Options
This college fair will allow students and families to:
- Uncover new college options through a robust search chat tools
- Experience virtual campus tours
- Watch videos and download materials helpful in decision process
- Schedule meetings and interviews with admissions representatives
No matter where you are in the college search process, you can learn more about your options here!