College Counseling – College Visits, Presentations and Information Sessions
All high school students are encouraged to attend on and off campus college visits and presentations. Below is a list of college presentations scheduled at Arete Prep. Off campus college fairs, breakfasts and presentations are listed at the bottom of this page for students and their parents. Don’t forget to register and visit our resource page for how to prepare for a college fair/info session.
VIRTUAL College Information Sessions and Presentations
*The dates and times for the virtual presentations will be shared below. Any Arete hosted Zoom sessions will be made public to current Arete students through Naviance, by email or as part of the Admissions 101 Google Calendar for Juniors only.
If you have questions, please email Ms. Arguello at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHAT’S A NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR? Free and open to the public, National College Fairs are the perfect place to kick off your college search. Admission representatives from schools across the country are all gathered in one place. Their goal: To encourage you to learn more about their institutions, and help you sort through the qualities you’re looking for in a college.
Use your “virtual” visit to: Explore your options. Over 600 colleges will be virtually presenting on their college, major and different career and campus topics. Ask questions. What’s college life like? What majors are popular on campus? Chatting with representatives from a variety of colleges can help you cement your own preferences. Gather information. Take notes and sign up on the colleges website to receive info by email. Check out the college’s social media account, online 360 campus tours and more!
Check out the Virtual College Fairs below!
Upcoming NACAC National College Fair Dates:
- Monday, Oct. 12th @ 1:00 pm – Oct 12th 9:00 pm EDT – https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events/6/exhibitors
- Sunday, Oct. 18th @ 12:00 pm – Oct 18th 8:00 pm EDT – https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events/8/exhibitors
- Sunday, Nov. 8th @ 2:00 pm – Nov 8th 10:00 pm EST – https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events/7/exhibitors
- What is Colleges That Change Lives (CTCL)? Colleges That Change Lives, Inc. (CTCL) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement and support of a student-centered college search process. We support the goal of every student finding a college that develops a lifelong love of learning and provides the foundation for a successful and fulfilling life beyond college. The CTCL has a variety of partner college presentations that are live and previously recorded. Click on the link above to sign up for a college presentation offered online by the CTCL partner colleges or watch an already recorded presentation.
Catholic College Virtual Fair on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 @ 4:30pm (MT)
1st Catholic Colleges Virtual Fair is live! Date of Virtual Fair: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Time: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. ET Spread the word to your students! Over 100 of our Catholic colleges and universities are participating in this free event.
Please note the following:
- Student registration is required to participate in the fair. Only one registration per student, please.
- Spaces will most likely fill up to capacity, so please encourage students to register EARLY.
- Registration is only for students, not for parents and counselors. To register: Click HERE.
On Campus College Information Sessions
*There are no current visits scheduled to campus at this time.