Hofstra University will be hosting a financial aid workshop for all high school students. You do not have to be planning to attend Hofstra to attend the workshop. It is open to all. In the workshop they will help parents and seniors complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The workshop will be on Thursday, January 7, at 6:45pm. For more information or to register for the workshop please click here.
For those seniors who are going on the college trip, do not forget to register for your housing at Oakwood by Wednesday. You can do that here: https://oakwood.secure.force.com/events/targetx_eventsb__eventsplus_newcontact
There are two college fairs coming up that would be excellent for all students to attend.
The Long Island National College Fair is on Sunday, October 4 at the Suffolk County Community College and will feature colleges from all over the nation. It is a great opportunity to learn more, not just about individual colleges, but also there is lots of information about selecting a major, financial aid, and scholarship information. to register and for more information go to www.gotomyncf.com
The SUNY college fair is coming in September to Long Island at both the Suffolk County Community College and Nassau Community College and also to New York City Javits Center. This is a great chance to get more information about all of the fantastic campuses of The State University of New York. For more information and to register go to www.suny.edu/studentevents or call 1-800-342-3811
Seniors – Don’t forget to submit a final transcript request form to the college you are planning to attend in the fall. Final transcripts will not be sent out if you have not filled out and submitted the transcript request form.
The SUNY college fair is coming on May 17 at the Armory Track & Field Center. This is a great opportunity to explore the different programs offered at the SUNY colleges. This is an important event that all juniors should definitely not miss!!! For more information go to www.suny.edu/studentevents.
Juniors don’t forget to register for the June ACT & SAT exams! The registration deadline is May 8, but don’t wait til the last minute. Get your registration done today!!
The World of Discovery Day Camp in Queens is looking for responsible young students to work as counselors, lifeguards, and other positions for the summer. If you are interested you can check out the website for more information www.worldofdiscovery.org or you can call them at (718) 229-3037. Interviews will be conducted during the months of March and April.