Join Us for College Night 2017
Chris Lacy on 02/02/2017
Please join us for an informative and educational evening geared toward helping students and families with anything and everything dealing with the college going process!!
The event will take place on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Zane State College/Ohio University-Zanesville Campus Center located at 1555 Newark Road, Zanesville, Ohio.
College Night is a community service project developed by Muskingum, Coshocton, Guernsey, Perry, Morgan, and Noble County high school counselors to provide families the tools necessary to help their children choose an appropriate post-secondary education. Scholarship Central and the Muskingum County Community Foundation graciously agreed to lend their financial support to the project. Participation in College Night 2017 is free of charge for all attendees. The targeted audience will be for students in grades 7-12.
There will be several different presentations focusing on the following:
• Create the Life You Can’t Wait to Live
• Ohio Means Jobs Presentation
• Online Learning
• Where do I start?
• Am I Ready to Send My Child to College? – College Parent Panel
• Meeting Students’ Special Needs in College
• Narrowing Down Your College Choices
• College Life: Student Perspectives
• Admissions: College Application and Acceptance Processes
• Understanding Your Financial Aid Package
• College Admission Testing: The ACT
• Athletics in College: Navigating the Recruiting Process
• Why Should I Consider a Two Year College?
• Student Involvement & Living on Campus
• Show Me the Money: Tips for Searching for Scholarships
• College Credit Plus and How It Affects Future College
• Financial Aid – Help with the FAFSA
• What do I do now that I have been accepted?
• Social Media and Digital Footprints
* MORE THAN SEVENTEEN $250 SCHOLARSHIPS WILL BE AWARDED.
* STUDENT WINNER MUST BE PRESENT TO CLAIM A SCHOLARSHIP.
Pre-registration for College Night 2017 is now closed, but we encourage you to still come as a walk-in.
You may download the College Night 2017 brochure here.
For more information please contact:
Scholarship Central College Access Program
Muskingum County Community Foundation
534 Putnam Avenue
Zanesville, Ohio 43701
Phone (740) 453-5192
Fax (740) 453-5734