Upcoming College FairsNCHS Counselor’s Report – August 19, 2015

Nashville Community High School

Phone: (618) 327.8286 Fax: (618) 327.4513

Web Address: Nashville-k12.org

Tesha Maschhoff X250

Becky Luessenheide X381

Susan Boosinger X251

August 19, 2015

College Fairs: As we encourage students to apply early to college, we also encourage parents and students to be educated about their decisions. An excellent avenue to find out about various colleges is a college fair. Listed below are various college fairs in our region.

Illinois Regional College Fair

Rend Lake College

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

6:00-7:30

St. Louis Performing and Visual Arts

College Fair

Webster University

Sunday, October 4, 2015

1:00-3:00

St. Louis National College Fair

St. Louis University

Sunday, October 18, 2015

1:00-4:00

Illinois Regional College Fair

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Tuesday, October 20

6:00-7:30

St. Louis Metro East Baccalaureate College Fair

Southwestern Illinois College

Sunday, February 28, 2016

College Fair: 1:30-3:30

Financial Aid Workshops: 1:45-2:15 and 2:30-3:00

FAFSA Completion Assistance: 1:30-3:30 (Walk-in)

Illinois Regional College Fair

Lewis and Clark Community College

Tuesday, March 15

6:00-7:30

Illinois Regional College Fair

Southern Illinois University – Carbondale

Thursday, March 17, 2016

10:30-12:00

College Application Month: October is College Application Month! Seniors are encouraged to start research colleges they are interested in to learn about the application process (including application fees and application essays), application deadlines, majors offered, tuition, and financial aid.

ACT Testing Dates: The next ACT test with open registration is October 25. Registration is due on September 19. Additional ACT testing dates for the year are December 13, February 7, April 18, and June 13. Registration is typically due 5 weeks before the testing date. Students may register at www.ACTStudent.org. Our high school code is 143-110.

Counselors’ Report

NCHS Counseling Office

Upcoming College Fairs