Reno/Sparks Goes to College Week Set to Begin at UNR
What: Representatives from nearly 100 colleges and universities will gather at the University of Nevada Reno to meet with families and discuss educational opportunities with prospective students.
When: Sunday, November 18
12 noon to 4 p.m.
Where: Joe Crowley Student Union
University of Nevada, Reno
(College representatives are in the Grand Ballroom, and breakout sessions are located in other rooms. Staff members and volunteers will hand out materials
Details: Students and their families will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from two-year, four-year, and technical colleges from around the United States. They may also attend seminars to discuss financial aid and scholarships, college housing, and becoming the first in their families to attend college.
UNR students will also lead campus tours.
Editors’ Note: To register, students should visit www.strivefair.com. They will receive a text message and email with a bar code that enables their admission to the College Fair on November 18. Computers will also be available on site where students can register and receive a bar code which will be used to facilitate future contact between students and college representatives.
“Reno/Sparks Goes to College” is offered in partnership with the Washoe County School District and the Western Association for College Admission Counseling.