3 Steps to College & Career Success



Add to Calendar 7:00 PM 3/18/20198:30 PM America/Chicago 3 Steps to College & Career Success

The 60-75 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?
Hinsdale Public Library
20 E Maple St
Lower Level Meeting Room
Hinsdale, IL 60521

Date and Time
Mon, March 18, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Location
Hinsdale Public Library
20 E Maple St
Lower Level Meeting Room
Hinsdale, IL 60521
Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/3-steps-to-college-planning-career-success-hinsdale-public-library-3s-tickets-55537685713

Description

The 60-75 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?


Contact Info
Contact Information: 630.730.8825
  • Event Type
    Conferences
  • Intended Audiences
    Parent Student/Learner

3 Steps to College & Career Success
at
Hinsdale Public Library

Mon, March 18, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

20 E Maple St
Lower Level Meeting Room
Hinsdale, IL 60521


Add to Calendar 7:00 PM 3/18/20198:30 PM America/Chicago 3 Steps to College & Career Success

The 60-75 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?
Hinsdale Public Library
20 E Maple St
Lower Level Meeting Room
Hinsdale, IL 60521