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 PresentationsVideo Conference Work Meeting - Free vector graphic on Pixabay

*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 rarguello@areteprepacademy.org. 

WHAT’S A COLLEGE FAIR? Free and open to the public, 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. Hundreds of 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!

 

BigFuture College Fairs

Who: This event is meant for high school sophomores and juniors, but younger and older students are welcome to attend.

We also encourage parents/guardians to join along with their students.
Students can explore colleges in each of these regions on the scheduled event date.

BigFuture Days West + Southwest
Saturday, February 6, 2:00-6:00 PM MST (Arizona Time)

BigFuture Days Southeast
Tuesday, February 23, 3:00-7:00 PM MST (Arizona Time)

BigFuture Days Northeast
Sunday, March 7, 2:00-6:00 PM MST (Arizona Time)

BigFuture Days Midwest
Thursday, March 11, 3:00-7:00 PM MST (Arizona Time)


Colleges That Change Lives (CTCL) Virtual Fairs and Presentations

  • 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.

STEM College and Career Fairs

Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs


On Campus College Information Sessions

*There are no current visits scheduled to campus at this time.