Monday, April 23, 2018

Financial Aid Mapping Webinar and Presentation

April is Financial Literacy Month!  In collaboration with the Offices of Analytics, Systems & Applications (ASA); Financial Aid; and Student Enrichment & Family Connections, we are hosting a free and open to the public, live “Financial Aid Mapping: Tips and Info for Students and Families” webinar presentation:

6:00 p.m., Thursday, April 26, 2018

Students, parents, guidance counselors, and interested individuals are encouraged to participate in learning more about what should be done in preparing to pay for college. This is a unique in-person or internet-based opportunity allows high school students, college students, guidance counselors, and family members to learn the ins and outs of financial aid, learn the financial aid lingo and find out how to estimate actual college costs. Individuals will also have an opportunity to ask questions and have them answered by the Financial Aid Office staff.

Please share this webinar information below with students, parents, teachers, college bound programs, and any other interested individuals.  In-person presentation will take place in the Training Room 169 of Memorial Hall, Rowan University, 201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, NJ 08028. Internet presentation is available via the below link:

The password is set to financialaid (case-sensitive)

If you have any questions about this event, do not hesitate to email me at opfc@rowan.edu.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Junior Open Campus at Wellesley

Junior Open Campus at Wellesley

Saturday, April 28, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

On Saturday, April 28, Wellesley College will host its annual Junior Open Campus. We encourage any interested high school junior girl to attend this program in order to learn more about Wellesley, the liberal arts college experience, and the benefits and value of attending a women's college.
Highlights of the program:
  • A conversation for students about the admission process at selective colleges
  • A session for parents and family members about the application process at selective colleges
  • Helpful information about financing a college education, as well as an overview of just how affordable Wellesley can be
  • A chance for students to attend a special lecture taught by a Wellesley professor
  • The opportunity for prospective students to sit and chat with current Wellesley College students about academics, extracurricular activities, and life at Wellesley
  • Free lunch!
Please feel free to forward this message to anyone who may be interested! Registration is open until Monday, April 23.

Best wishes,

Office of Admission
Wellesley College

Monday, April 9, 2018

Information Sessions in Our Area

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Carol,
We're coming to your students!

Admission representatives from these leading institutions are hosting information sessions for prospective students and their families.

Thank you for sharing about these events with your sophomores and juniors. We look forward to meeting them.
During the program, students and their families will learn detailed information about each of our universities, what we look for when we review applications, and important application and scholarship deadlines.

NYU College Access Leadership Institute

 

Hello Carol,
There's still time for your students to apply for the NYU College Access Leadership Institute!

NYU CALI is a five-day residential program for current high school sophomores and juniors, taking place from July 15th to July 20th, that aims to demystify the college admissions process. The program will include workshops and small group sessions on a variety of topics, including:
  • College admissions
  • College entrance test preparation
  • Essay and resume writing
  • Interviewing and presentation skills
  • Financial aid literacy
NYU CALI graduates become certified College Access Ambassadors and will act as mentors and advisers in their high schools by conducting their very own college application workshop.

Successful applicants to the program are academically talented high school students from underrepresented communities in the New York metro area who demonstrate exceptional leadership abilities in their schools and communities. If selected, students are awarded a full scholarship to NYU CALI and are only expected to cover travel expenses to and from NYU.
 
LEARN MORE ABOUT NYU CALI
 
Space in NYU CALI is limited, so please encourage your students to apply today. The application deadline is April 16th.

If you our your students have any questions about the program, please feel free to reach out to me at jimmy.suarez@nyu.edu
Jimmy Suarez
Associate Director for Diversity Initiatives

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