Upcoming Visits & Events!
THURSDAY, Oct. 7th
- U.S. Navy @ 11:30a-12:45p in Counseling
FRIDAY, Oct. 8th
- Kansas City Art Institute @ 10:00a-10:30a in Counseling
- Donnelly College @ 2:00p-2:30p in Counseling
Cleveland University - Open House
Join us for our Undergraduate College of Health Sciences Open House will be on Wednesday, November 3rd at 5:30PM, click here to register. This will be for students interested in Radiologic Technology, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Exercise Science or Human Biology. Our Doctor of Chiropractic Open House will be on Friday, November 5th starting at 9:45AM and going through lunch, click here to register. For more information please email email@example.com.
K-State - Engineering Events
Check out the dates HERE for the upcoming K-State Engineering sessions. A great way to gather information virtually or in person!
Mizzou to You - Kansas City
Join us for an in-person evening with Mizzou! Our Admissions Representatives will discuss scholarships, opportunities for hands-on learning and the wide variety of programs offered in our 300+ degree programs. We will also have a panel of current Mizzou students on hand to talk student life, organizations and getting involved on campus. Since we weren't able to see you at your high school's college fair this fall, join us for a relaxed evening of all things black and gold. Please join us on Monday, Oct. 11th @ 7p at Stoney Creek Inn, Independence. Click here to register!
Pittsburg State University - Rumble in the JungleI am excited to announce that next month we will be hosting our annual event, Rumble in the Jungle. This year we are luckily able to get back to being in person for Rumble on Saturday, October 30th from 9:45 am to 1:00 pm. Check in will begin at 9:00 am. Students will attend an admission presentation, academic showcase, tour of campus, lunch, and finish off the day with an optional football game. Click here to register and click here to view the Reimbursement Policy details.
Selective College - Information Sessions!
Interested in attending Yale, Harvard, Princeton, UVA or Wellesley? Virtual information sessions will be available in September and October! Go to our Upcoming College Event page for details and to sign up!
UChicago - Workshops
Virtual Information Sessions: Join UChicago Admissions Counselor for a live virtual ifnormation session covering the college admissions process, essay writing, recommendations, scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities, and campus life.
A Math Pedagogy Workshop: Join Professor Robert Fefferman as he shares some of his favorite techniques in teaching the beauty of math to his students. Professor Fefferman is one of the founders of modern multi-parameter Fourier analysis and has lectured around the world on his work. He has also been active in mathematics outreach for more than twenty years, working with Chicago Public School teachers to improve the quality of mathematics education for Chicago’s children. To register for Wednesday, Oct. 13 at 4:30p, click here.
Can't visit a college in person? Why not make a virtual visit?
Click on the colleges below to visit virtually.
Rep, Heather Flint
Missouri Western is open for face-to-face visits. Click here to find out more information.
Rep Maldonado Munoz, Dulce, Multicultural Recruitment Counselor
Meet our Rep, Jamie Jensen
Meet our Rep, Stephanie Darden
Highly Selective Colleges:
RESOURCES FOR COLLEGE PLANNING
SuperMatch College Search - Available through Naviance Student - Log-in through Google Waffle, go to the "Colleges" tab and click on "Find Your Fit", then click "SuperMatch
Fair Opportunity Project - College application and financial aid guide
BigFuture - by College Board
Best Colleges College Guide for LGBTQ Students
Tips to Maximize Your College Visits
Campus visits are an amazing way for students to get a better understanding of what they're looking for in a college or university. But in order to get the most out of a campus visit, it's important that students and families plan/prepare ahead of time so that they leave with as much information as possible to ensure that they ultimately make the best decision for the student's future.
- TIPS to maximize your next college visit
- Possible questions to ask on a college visit
- Additional articles to assist you on your visit
- ACT Student - College Planning "Choosing a College"
- College Board - Big Future "Campus Visit Guide"
- FASTWEB.COM - "College Visit Articles"
- Princeton Review - "The College Visit"
- US News and World Report - "Finding the Right School - College Tours"
- US News and World Report - "10 Tips for an Effective College Visit"