3 Steps to College & Career Success



Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 3/16/201910:30 AM America/Chicago 3 Steps to College & Career Success

The workshop will be held in Tower 1 Conference Room 100. Registration begins at 8:45 am.

This 90 minute workshop is designed to educate families about the best practices and key deadlines of the college planning process by covering the following topics and questions:
Step I
Student Assessment
What do colleges look for and how do you enhance your child's positioning?

School Selection
How do you create a good school list and why is it one of the most important aspects of the college planning process?

College Admissions 
What goes into writing a great essay and submitting a strong application?
Step II
Paying for College
What are your options - savings, loans, scholarships - and how do you minimize your potential out-of-pocket costs? 
Financial Aid Overview & Process 
How is your Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) determined on the FAFSA, what other forms need to be completed and how does the financial aid process really work?

Award Package Review
How do you evaluate your financial aid award packages and can you appeal them to try to get more money from the schools?
Step III
College Transition
How will your child make a smooth transition from high school to prepare for academic success in college?
Professional Development
What strategies will help your child build a solid resume and land a good internship?
Career Planning
What skills and experience does your child need to have a job when they graduate?
Partners For Achievement
One Mid America Plaza
Conference Room 100 - 1st Floor
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Date and Time
Sat, March 16, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Location
Partners For Achievement
One Mid America Plaza
Conference Room 100 - 1st Floor
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/3-steps-to-college-planning-career-success-pfa-headquarters-3s-tickets-55786505941?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Description

The workshop will be held in Tower 1 Conference Room 100. Registration begins at 8:45 am.

This 90 minute workshop is designed to educate families about the best practices and key deadlines of the college planning process by covering the following topics and questions:
Step I
Student Assessment
What do colleges look for and how do you enhance your child's positioning?

School Selection
How do you create a good school list and why is it one of the most important aspects of the college planning process?

College Admissions 
What goes into writing a great essay and submitting a strong application?
Step II
Paying for College
What are your options - savings, loans, scholarships - and how do you minimize your potential out-of-pocket costs? 
Financial Aid Overview & Process 
How is your Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) determined on the FAFSA, what other forms need to be completed and how does the financial aid process really work?

Award Package Review
How do you evaluate your financial aid award packages and can you appeal them to try to get more money from the schools?
Step III
College Transition
How will your child make a smooth transition from high school to prepare for academic success in college?
Professional Development
What strategies will help your child build a solid resume and land a good internship?
Career Planning
What skills and experience does your child need to have a job when they graduate?

  • Event Type
    Conferences
  • Intended Audiences
    Parent Student/Learner

3 Steps to College & Career Success
at
Partners For Achievement

Sat, March 16, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

One Mid America Plaza
Conference Room 100 - 1st Floor
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181


Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 3/16/201910:30 AM America/Chicago 3 Steps to College & Career Success

The workshop will be held in Tower 1 Conference Room 100. Registration begins at 8:45 am.

This 90 minute workshop is designed to educate families about the best practices and key deadlines of the college planning process by covering the following topics and questions:
Step I
Student Assessment
What do colleges look for and how do you enhance your child's positioning?

School Selection
How do you create a good school list and why is it one of the most important aspects of the college planning process?

College Admissions 
What goes into writing a great essay and submitting a strong application?
Step II
Paying for College
What are your options - savings, loans, scholarships - and how do you minimize your potential out-of-pocket costs? 
Financial Aid Overview & Process 
How is your Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) determined on the FAFSA, what other forms need to be completed and how does the financial aid process really work?

Award Package Review
How do you evaluate your financial aid award packages and can you appeal them to try to get more money from the schools?
Step III
College Transition
How will your child make a smooth transition from high school to prepare for academic success in college?
Professional Development
What strategies will help your child build a solid resume and land a good internship?
Career Planning
What skills and experience does your child need to have a job when they graduate?
Partners For Achievement
One Mid America Plaza
Conference Room 100 - 1st Floor
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181